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Olympic flame arrives in Brazil
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Olympic torch arrives in Brazil

Brasilia, May 4 : The Olympic torch has arrived in Brazil, marking the start of a 95-day journey that will end at Rio's Maracana stadium in August for the Olympic Games opening ceremony. The flame arrived at the international airport of Brasilia at ..., 1 day ago
Olympic flame arrives in Brazil CapitalFM Kenya, 2 days ago
Olympic flame lit for troubled Rio Games Yahoo! News, 2 weeks ago

Rio Olympic flame to stay outside stadium

Rio 2016 organisers confirmed yesterday the flame will not stay at the Maracana Stadium after the torch relay ends there on August 5 to open the Games. After the Olympic opening ceremony, the cauldron will travel into the downtown area on August 6.
 Jagran Post2 weeks ago Rio Olympic flame to remain outside stadium  The Statesman2 weeks ago Rio Olympics flame to stay outside stadium  Mid Day1 week ago

Worries Around Olympic Plan for Maracana Stadium Pitch

(ATR) There is concern that the state of the Maracana Stadium pitch for the Rio Olympics soccer tournament could be less than ideal. Rodrigo Garcia, sports department manager for the Rio 2016 committee (ATR) Rodrigo Garcia, sports department ...
 Around The Rings1 day ago 6 pairs of rivals that shared stadiums  Yahoo! India1 week ago

Rio Games countdown begins with torch lighting

The flame will eventually reach Maracana Stadium for the Opening Ceremony on August 5. The torch of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games was lit in southern Greece on Thursday (April 21). In a solemn and elaborate ceremony worthy of a "Game of Thrones" ...
 Equilibrio Informativo1 week ago Olympic torch touches down in Brazil  ABC Online2 days ago Tokyo unveils snake eye Olympic logo week ago Into the unknown for Mottram  Herald Sun1 week ago
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Olympic Flame in Brazil for a 90-Day Relay

The Olympic flame has arrived in Brazil's capital for a 90-day relay around the country before reaching the famous Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro for the opening of the Games on August 5. The flame arrived in Brasilia from Greece, where the ...
 VOA News2 days ago Olympic flame in Brazil for 90-day relay (AAP)  Yahoo! News Australia2 days ago

Brazil celebrates German victory as drubbing is forgiven

As Germany fired home their World Cup winning goal, the Maracana erupted. Thousands broke into song, but the chant that echoed around the stadium was in Portuguese - not German. The host nation was celebrating that rivals Argentina would not be ...
 Tuoitrenews.vn5 days ago

Uruguay's manic Maracana coronation

The smiles, or lack thereof, tell the story. This was a FIFA World Cup Trophy presentation like no other. Its strange, chaotic nature, though, fitted perfectly the 1950 Final that had preceded it, a match that has gained both fame and infamy in the ...
 FIFA.com1 week ago

Preparations for athletes and spectators being finalized

The final countdown to Rio 2016 has commenced. The opening ceremony will take place on August 5th in the famous Maracana stadium to kick off the start of the global showpiece that will include 28 different events with 306 medals up for grabs. It ...
 CCTV1 week ago

Famous Maracana stadium the focal point for Olympic Games

What do we know about the main venues being used for the summer Olympics? The famous Maracana will be acting as the city's Olympic stadium. Having opened in 1950 an estimated 200,000 people crammed in to watch Brazil lose 2-1 to Uruguay in the ...
 CCTV1 week ago

BACKGROUND Overview of Rio's Olympic venues

Rio de Janeiro (dpa) - At the Olympics, there are four centres: the Olympic Park Barra, the Maracana region with the Olympic stadium and the famous football ground, Deodoro, which hosts the equestrian competitions among other things, and the ...
 Europe Online Magazine1 week ago
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