If you’ve been using theScore’s chatbot for Facebook Messenger, you already know how great it is at delivering real-time scores, stats and news from your favorite teams and leagues.

Now we’ve added full coverage from Rio 2016 too! You’re able to opt-in to receive top news from Rio, as well as following your favorite teams to receive medal alerts as well as real-time scoring updates from both men’s and women’s basketball and soccer.

With breaking news coverage of every country available, you’ll never miss a major moment or medal.

To get started, simply go to theScore on Facebook Messenger here on your mobile device, type ‘Rio’ and follow the on-screen prompts!


We today launched a major update to theScore on iOS and Android, providing comprehensive and customizable scores, stats and news from Rio 2016. Key features include:

  • Medal Alerts: Never miss a medal! Select the teams you want to follow and receive instant notifications for every medal they win.
  • Breaking News: theScore’s news team will be covering all the biggest stories as they unfold. You can even subscribe to team-specific notifications or for breaking news from across Rio 2016, so you’ll always be on top of all the trending news and major talking points.
  • Scores and Stats: theScore will deliver results from every single event, as well as live scores, notifications and standings for men’s and women’s basketball and soccer.
  • Team Pages: Want to see all the results and news from your favorite team at a glance? With our Team Pages you can check the latest news and medal counts for each country, delivering the coverage that matters most in one convenient place.

The update is available now at the App Store and Google Play. Get it NOW!