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Police in Rio have said testimony from two Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI) officials on Thursday night indicated that OCI president Patrick Hickey was in charge of the organisation’s ticketing. File photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Police in Rio have said testimony from two Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI) officials indicated that president Patrick Hickey was in charge of the org(...)

Ireland’s Olympic Council team leader Kevin Kilty, left, and chief executive Stephen Martin arrive at police headquarters in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Photograph: Leo Correa/AP Photo

Brazilian police are satisfied that the two Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI) officials they interviewed on Thursday had no role in the alleged ticketi(...)

Rio 2016 Olympics tickets: Liam Treacy, whose daughter Sarah ran in the 3,000m steeplechase final, wasn’t able to get tickets for that event when he tried to buy them from the Irish system earlier this year, but was later able to buy them from a Brazialian website, in a very straightforward manner. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

How come the Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI) appears to have had a surplus of tickets when the parents of Irish athletes have said they couldn’t get (...)

John Delaney: The fact that THG and Pro10 both have such strong links to football and/or the FAI makes the association’s chief executive an obvious person to field questions about them. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

It is hard to imagine that John Delaney will ever end up sitting in a Brazilian police station answering whatever questions the Rio de Janeiro investi(...)

Pat Hickey has been arrested in Rio as part of the investigation into alleged ticket touting.

Three officials from the Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI) are due to be questioned by Rio de Janeiro police on Tuesday over the ticket touting controv(...)

Police in Rio have seized the passports of three members of the Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI) after searching their hotel rooms in the Brazilian ci(...)

Olympic tickets: Pat Hickey at a Team Ireland briefing. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

As the Irish delegation entered the Maracanã for the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games, two weeks ago, the stadium’s big screens flashed up images(...)

Tickets for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games marked with the name of the Olympic Committee of Ireland. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

The Government is to establish a three-month inquiry into the Olympics ticket touting controversy but it will not have the power to compel witnesses o(...)

 The Pro 10 office in Lucan, Co Dublin. Pro10 Sports Management is the Irish authorised ticket reseller for the Rio Olympics. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times.

Pro10 Sports Management is the Irish authorised ticket reseller for the Rio Olympics. Its parent company, Kmepro, was set up in April with an address (...)

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