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01:23
The shooting silver medallist received a stirring welcome in Christchurch.

Kiwi Olympic shooting hero Natalie Rooney receives warm welcome home

The shooting silver medallist received a stirring welcome in Christchurch.

00:10
It’s back to reality for the Kiwi Olympic gold medallist as his souvenir of success becomes a thing to play with.

Gold! Eric Murray's son plays with his Rio medal alongside his other toys

It’s back to reality for the Kiwi Olympic gold medallist as his souvenir of success becomes a thing to play with.

00:18
Lesnar’s opponent Randy Orton was left in a pool of blood after the UFC fighter dealt real blows to the head.

Watch: Disgraced UFC star Brock Lesnar fined after forgetting it was acting, in bloody ending to WWE fight

Lesnar got his codes mixed up and went to town on Randy Orton with his elbow.

01:16
NZ won fewer rowing medals at Rio 2016 than expected, but star Eric Murray doesn't think "splashing around" money will solve the issue

'The most insane thing I had ever heard' - the baby rift that nearly broke up Eric Murray and Hamish Bond

Double Olympic rowing champs have opened up about the moment that nearly split them.

02:04
Unexpected results and new talent has emerged from Rio, sparking a funding debate.

High Performance NZ face tough decisions for Tokyo funding: 'Sailing and athletics we standouts'

The elite sports funding body has $62m to distribute to codes for the 2020 Games.

01:54
The Olympic pair are ready to spearhead NZ's America’s Cup challenge.

Gold medal pair Burling and Tuke looking ahead to next challenge after Rio

The Olympic pair are ready to spearhead NZ's America’s Cup challenge.

00:30
A father's encouraging words to his son during the Little League World series was caught on camera.

Watch: 'I love you as a dad and a player' - epic pep-talk to struggling son in Little League baseball game is a real tear-jerker

Isaiah Jensen's pitching day was going bad. So his father-coach paid him a visit. The message he gave touched hearts everywhere.

00:43
The gold medal winning sailor will be at the forefront of Team New Zealand’s next cup challenge.

'We're looking to bring the Cup back to New Zealand' – Peter Burling's focus turns to America’s Cup

The gold medal winning sailor is ready to make more history - in the America's Cup.

00:24
The star of the NZ women's sevens team says she was honoured by the gesture after returning to NZ with a silver medal.

'It's special' - NZ Olympic team thrilled by warm welcome home

Hundreds turned up at Auckland Airport to greet the athletes.

01:16
NZ won fewer rowing medals at Rio 2016 than expected, but star Eric Murray doesn't think "splashing around" money will solve the issue

'I think the athletes get it pretty good as it is' – Eric Murray says cash not the answer to rowing's woes

NZ won fewer rowing medals at Rio 2016 than expected, but star Eric Murray doesn't think "splashing around" money will solve the issue

00:43
The London bronze medallist says she and daughter Bronte are looking forward to having dad home for three meals a day, and him doing the odd chore as well.

Get the lawnmower out Mahe! Juliette Drysdale delighted to have husband home

The bronze medallist says she and daughter Bronte are looking forward to having dad home for three meals a day.

00:24
The star of the NZ women's sevens team says she was honoured by the gesture after returning to NZ with a silver medal.

Watch: 'It brought me to tears' - Portia Woodman left stunned by airport haka performed by brother and cousin

The NZ Seven's star was left honoured by incredible gesture on her arrival home today.

00:30
Sam Webster, Eddie Dawkins and Ethan Mitchell were pleased with the silver medal ride, but are already plotting how they can win gold next time out.

'Definitely unfinished business' – Kiwi men's sprint team eyes gold in 2020

Sam Webster, Eddie Dawkins and Ethan Mitchell were pleased with silver, but are already plotting how they can win gold.

00:28
It might be the biggest show on earth, but less people are watching.

Olympic ratings slump in the US, Millennials to blame

It might be the biggest show on earth, but less people are watching.

00:31
Simone Biles and company were the centre of attention in New York.

US gymnastic stars stand tall on Empire State Building

Simone Biles and company were the centre of attention in New York.

00:14
Brazil does plenty of things well, but it turns out its coffee isn't quite up to New Zealand standards.

'Get some real coffee!' – Kiwi sailing hero Jo Aleh looking forward to proper caffeine fix

Brazil does plenty of things well, but it turns out its coffee isn't quite up to NZ standards.

00:11
The Sevens team provided one of the early Olympic highlights for New Zealand when they won a silver medal.

Watch: Stirring haka for NZ women's Sevens team on arrival back home at Auckland Airport

The Sevens team provided one of the early Olympic highlights for New Zealand when they won a silver medal.

00:12
Mahe Drysdale returned to New Zealand a two-time gold medal winner, but he's not sure yet whether he'll try make it three in Tokyo in 2020.

Watch: Four more years Mahe? Double gold medallist coy on future plans

Mahe Drysdale returned to NZ a two-time gold medal winner. So what about Tokyo in 2020? This was his response.

00:20
The most successful GB Team in Olympic history touched down at Heathrow.

Team GB arrive back in London flashing their bling

The most successful GB Team in Olympic history touched down at Heathrow.

00:21
The team stepped off a long flight from South America to a loving welcome from family, friends and fans.

Watch: Record-breaking NZ Olympic team get rapturous arrival at Auckland Airport

The team stepped off a long flight from South America to a loving welcome from family, friends and fans.

00:17
Gold medal-winning sailor and opening ceremony flag bearer Blair Tuke says he can't wait to share his win with the country.

'We're super proud of what we've achieved' - gold medal hero Blair Tuke on returning home

Gold medal-winning sailor and opening ceremony flag bearer Blair Tuke says he can't wait to share his win with the country.

Speedo USA drops Lochte's sponsorship

The company has said it could not condone his actions following his drunken incident.

00:21
Just days after Bolt's sister declared his girlfriend Kasi Bennett a suitable wife, the sprint king was caught dirty dancing with someone else.

Usain Bolt gets freaky with twerking girl in Rio but where's his long-time girlfriend?

Just days after Bolt's sister declared his girlfriend Kasi Bennett a suitable wife, the sprint king was caught dirty dancing with someone else.

00:39
The pole vault star was in hot demand as New Zealand’s medal winners got together for a catch-up ahead of the closing ceremony.

Opinion: This has been the Olympics for the little guy, and we should love everything about that

Five countries claimed their first ever gold and surprise medallists from our own backyard have been just as special, writes Brodyn Knuckey.

Members of Team New Zealand take part in the 'Heroes of the Games' segment during the Closing Ceremony.

Rio Live: Rio passes Olympic flag to Tokyo as 2016 Games declared over

Recap the highlights as Rio 2016 came to a close.

Conor McGregor, right, and Nate Diaz embrace following their welterweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC 202 on Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016, in Las Vegas. McGregor won by split decision. (AP Photo/Isaac Brekken)

Conor McGregor vs Nate Diaz part three beckons

There will be those who saw the fight in favour of Diaz, but regardless, it's hard not to get excited for the final chapter.

Watch: Is there anything Usain Bolt can't do? Sprint legend lands epic 56m javelin throw in empty Olympic stadium

In the middle of the night, after his last Olympic sprint, the Jamaican speedster showed he's no one-trick pony.

Eliza McCartney and Lauren Boyle

New Zealand at Rio 2016: Hits and misses

We look back at New Zealand's triumphs and tragedies from the Olympic Games.

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