2012 london olympics
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2012 london olympics - Total results - 108
May 26, 2017
Stephanie Rice's India dream: Swimming legend wants to mentor country's athletes to glory at OlympicsBeijing Olympics gold medallist Stephanie Rice talks to Firstpost about her special bond with India, wanting to help Indian athletes achieve glory, facing an identity crisis and never rethinking her move to retire early.
Jan 13, 2017
China faces IWF doping ban after three Olympic gold-winning weightlifters test positiveThree Chinese women's weightlifting gold medallists at the 2008 Beijing Olympics were disqualified for doping on Thursday following a reanalysis of their drug tests, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) said.
Dec 31, 2016
Andy Murray, Mo Farah set to receive knighthood after stellar achievementsWimbledon champion Andy Murray and Olympic gold medallist Mo Farah will each receive a knighthood in the New Year Honours.
Nov 22, 2016
Russia's tottering stance on doping resulting in loss of sporting respectabilityRussia is struggling to get a foothold back into sporting respectability and the head of WADA says it is a "long way" from meeting global standards
Nov 09, 2016
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Medals to be made from recycled parts of old electronic productsMedals for the Tokyo Olympics will be made from old electronic products, organisers said, as they look to give the Games an environmentally friendly hue.
Oct 27, 2016
IOC strips 3 Kazakh weightlifters of 2012 London Olympics gold medals for dopingThe International Olympic Committee has stripped three Kazakh weightlifters of gold medals won at the London 2012 Games for doping.
Oct 12, 2016
Russia's Olympic chief to step down in order to focus on parliamentary workRussian Olympic chief Alexander Zhukov intends step down as head of the national Olympic Committee to focus on parliamentary work, Russian news agencies say
Sep 14, 2016
Russia's javelin thrower stripped of 2008 Olympic medal after testing positive for drugsRussia's Maria Abakumova was on Tuesday stripped of the javelin silver medal she won at the 2008 Olympic Games after re-analysis of samples taken in Beijing tested positive for drugs.
Sep 03, 2016
Yogeshwar Dutt’s medal upgrade, retroactive testing, and doping regulations: All you need to knowThe large number of positive doping test results coming out of retrospective testing of samples from the 2008 Beijing Olympics and the 2012 London Games should be encouraging as well as disappointing, depending on how one views the development.
Aug 31, 2016
Yogeshwar Dutt waits for 2012 dope test results to confirm medal upgradationStar India wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt will have to wait to know whether his bronze medal from the 2012 London Olympics is upgraded to silver till the time his sample is cleared by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA).