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IOC must explain benefit of Olympic Games to Brazil, says Jacques Rogge

Jul 11, 2013

IOC must explain benefit of Olympic Games to Brazil, says Jacques Rogge

Rio de Janeiro will stage the 2016 Olympic Games and has already suffered one major embarrassment with the athletics stadium, which was completed only in 2007, having to shut for 18 months for repairs to the roof. #Brazil #TheySaidIt #Rio de Janeiro #Jacques Rogge #2016 Olympics #The Olympic Games
Olympics organisers wanted security men to wear tracksuits!

Jul 25, 2012

Olympics organisers wanted security men to wear tracksuits!

Organisers of the 2012 London Olympics have suggested that the thousands of security personnel on duty for the games should dress in tracksuits because their regular uniforms were "too intimidating". #WhatNext #Olympics #Security Personnel #London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games #Track suits
Sania's statement impulsive, she must've regretted it later: AITA

Jun 28, 2012

Sania's statement impulsive, she must've regretted it later: AITA

AITA selector SP Mishra refuted Sania's allegation that she was treated as a bait by the Federation because she was a woman, saying "Sania is a player in her own right". #Leander Paes #Sania Mirza #the Olympics #VideoViews #SP Mishra
Olympics - Federer seeking golden seal in London

Jun 14, 2012

Olympics - Federer seeking golden seal in London

His beloved Wimbledon hosts the Olympic tennis tournament in a few weeks and at 30, and with a record 16 grand slam titles to his name, Federer knows time is running short. #Rafael Nadal #Roger Federer #Grand Slam #London 2012 #the Olympics
I am happy that I have come back stronger: Saina

Mar 21, 2012

I am happy that I have come back stronger: Saina

"It was a challenge for me, we tried our best and the results have started coming from December. I played well in Super Series final. I just pray to God that I stay injury-free and be ready for Olympics," said India's ace shuttler. #Saina Nehwal #NewsTracker #the Olympics

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Hypocrisy: London Olympics can ban Syria but not Dow?

May 29, 2012

Hypocrisy: London Olympics can ban Syria but not Dow?

For the UK to suggest they might ban some officials from Syria connected with recent attrocities is a brilliant contrast to their refusal to ban Dow from the Olympic stadium for their Bhopal connections. #ThatsJustWrong #Syria #Bhopal #United Kingdom #Nick Clegg #the Olympics

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Hypocrisy: London Olympics can ban Syria but not Dow?

Jul 11, 2014

4 suspended for rigging Vanessa-Mae results

Fiddled Results: 4 suspended for rigging violinist Vanessa-Mae's ski times before Olympic...
Hypocrisy: London Olympics can ban Syria but not Dow?

Jul 13, 2014

Terrific World Cup ends with marquee final

World Cup ends with marquee final but questions for Brazil ahead of next challenge: Olympic...
Hypocrisy: London Olympics can ban Syria but not Dow?

Jul 13, 2014

Report: 4-time gold medalist Thorpe to reveal he is gay

Thorpe won five Olympic gold medals for Australia before retiring in 2012...