SAO PAULO Brazil may be five-time winners of the World Cup and joint favorites to make it six in Russia this year but the South Americans do not yet have the right blend for success, three-time World Cup winner Pele said on Wednesday.
SAO PAULO Injured Brazil striker Neymar has targeted May 17 for a return to training and vowed to work harder than ever to be ready for this year's World Cup in Russia.
SAO BERNARDO DO CAMPO, Brazil Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva turned himself in to police on Saturday, ending a day-long standoff to begin serving a 12-year prison sentence for corruption that derails his bid to return to power.
SAO BERNARDO DO CAMPO, Brazil Brazil's former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva defied a judge's order to turn himself in to police on Friday and start serving a 12-year prison sentence for bribery that would likely end his hopes of regaining the presidency. | Video
SAO PAULO Three years ago Brazil were hammered 7-1 by Germany in the semi-finals of their home World Cup but after their latest win coach Tite said they were back to playing like Brazil again and almost ready for a crack at claiming a record sixth World Cup.
A Brazilian judge has ordered U.S. swimmers Ryan
Lochte and James Feigen not to leave the country, saying they
gave conflicting accounts of how they were robbed at gunpoint
outside the Rio Games at the weekend.
RIO DE JANEIRO The first Brazilian to design an Olympic show jumping course promises a challenging field for the final equestrian event of the Games, with homage to the host country.
RIO DE JANEIRO Brazil's first gold medalist of the Rio Olympics basked in her newfound fame on Tuesday, with judoka Rafaela Silva taking aim at the racism that first threatened to defeat her and then became the affront that spurred her to greatness.
RIO DE JANEIRO Brazil's women's soccer team was greeted by hundreds of adoring fans in Manaus on Monday, as their performances and fame all of a sudden eclipsed that of their struggling male counterparts.
SAO PAULO A considerable part of Brazil's Olympic hopes will rest with its Judo team, whose four medals were the most the nation earned in any sport at the 2012 London Games.