Note from BW of Brazil: As it goes every four years, everyone knew that the United States would be the leader in gold as well as overall medals. Considering the … Continue reading
Still not forgotten: Singer and others still blasting medal winning gymnast for his racist past; reaction shows rising militancy of black Brazilians
Note from BW of Brazil: And now for the story that has only gotten bigger since gymnast Arthur Nory Mariano took was awarded a bronze medal at the 2016 Olympics … Continue reading
Rafaela Silva won Olympic gold but many afro-brasileiras in the Games have won medals and championships in recent years – Meet 15 of them!
Note from BW of Brazil: Of course, as was expected, the United States and its top-ranked athletes have once again claimed most of the glory and the most medals of … Continue reading
Having scored 28 goals in the Olympics and leading the women’s handball team to quarter finals, some ponder if Ana Paula Rodrigues is the best in the world
Note from BW of Brazil: Of course, when most of think of the world’s most popular sports, handball isn’t one that immediately comes to mind, at least in comparison to … Continue reading
With two dramatic penalty saves by goalie Bárbara, Brazil’s women’s futebol team defeats Australia and advances to the semi-finals!
Note from BW of Brazil: Sometimes you have to feel for goalies in the game of futebol. If the game ever comes down to penalty kicks, this player alone must … Continue reading