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India's Vandana Katariya vies for the ball with Australia's Georgina Morgan during the women's field hockey India vs Australia match of the Rio 2016 Olympics Games at the Olympic Hockey Centre in Rio de Janeiro on August, 10 2016. / AFP / MANAN VATSYAYANA

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OLYMPICS-RIO-HOCKEY-W 2016 Rio Olympics - Hockey - Semifinal - Women's Semifinal Match Netherlands v Germany - Olympic Hockey Centre - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - 17/08/2016. Eva de Goede (NED) of Netherlands (R) falls while competing against Hannah Kruger (GER) of Germany. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

Rio Olympics 2016: GB women win first hockey gold on penalties

Great Britain's women win a first Olympic hockey gold medal by beating the…

Why does the Rio 2016 Olympic hockey pitch have water on it?

No, there hasn't been a rainstorm – the Olympic hockey pitch is meant to be waterlogged, honest

The inspirational words of Olympian Yusra Mardini. Last year she swam to save 20 refugees’ lives. This year she is swimming at the Rio 2016 Olympics. Yusra, from Syria, is one of the refugee athletes competing under the Olympic flag at the Rio games. http://bbc.in/2aFUm1x

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Rio Olympics 2016: Great Britain's women reach their first hockey final

Rio Olympics 2016: Great Britain's women reach their first hockey final - BBC Sport

Great Britain's women have won a first Olympic hockey gold medal by beating defending champions the Netherlands in a dramatic penalty shootout. The final finished 3-3 in normal time, with Britain's keeper Maddie Hinch making a string of remarkable saves. And the Dutch, the current world champions, could not beat Hinch in the shootout, which Britain won 2-0.

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