# olympics-2012 - Today’s News
Gifts for all the family this Christmas
# olympics-2012 - Friday 26 July, 2013
The Olympic 100m champ sure knows how to make an entrance.
# olympics-2012 - Monday 13 August, 2012
Giant octopuses, Russell Brand, children bursting out of John Lennon’s face… It was a long night.
# olympics-2012 - Thursday 9 August, 2012
Cleaners are mounting an industrial action over pay rates, with thousands of sports fans expected to use the Underground today.
# olympics-2012 - Wednesday 8 August, 2012
Somebody will be apologising fulsomely this morning.
# olympics-2012 - Tuesday 7 August, 2012
Five boxers, one swimmer and a footballer have all disappeared from the athletes’ facilities in Stratford.
# olympics-2012 - Monday 6 August, 2012
It was Day Ten of London 2012 as Katie Taylor and Annalise Murphy looked to add to Ireland’s medal haul from this Olympic games.
Sebastian Coe said it was ‘poetic justice’ that the man who threw a bottle at the 100m sprinters was sitting next to a Dutch judo star.
We’re more than halfway through the London 2012 Games. What do you make of it so far?
# olympics-2012 - Friday 3 August, 2012
Aussie rider, Kaarle McCulloch’s mother Karen and step-father Ken Bates reportedly faced a stream of insults during a dramatic evening at the Velodrome.
That’ll be £5 for the fried rice… oh, and £19,000 for drinks.
Greene, who won the 100m at the Sydney Olympics in 2000, believes Bolt does not have the technique to overcome Blake.
# olympics-2012 - Thursday 2 August, 2012
“He was detained by the police last night for damage to a shop front,” Australian team chief said today.
# olympics-2012 - Wednesday 1 August, 2012
“I could throw out a whole series of names. I could throw out Steve Redgrave. I could throw out domestically Daley Thompson.”
Ye took five seconds off her personal best and a second off Stephanie Rice’s world record in the 400 IM prompting observers to question the performance.
# olympics-2012 - Tuesday 31 July, 2012
Police in Dorset have arrested a 17-year-old in connection with the abuse aimed at the Olympic diver
# olympics-2012 - Monday 30 July, 2012
The 320 beds will have all lights and wiring removed before they are donated to hospitals in Tunisia.
# olympics-2012 - Sunday 29 July, 2012
The 38-year-old will not compete in her home Olympics after failing to overcome a foot injury.
It’s a far cry from Usain Bolt-shaped mazes we were reared…
# olympics-2012 - Saturday 28 July, 2012
A round-up of the weird, wonderful and woeful of the first day of medal-winning action at London 2012.
# olympics-2012 - Friday 27 July, 2012
“Nice to see you, to see you, nice…”
# olympics-2012 - Thursday 26 July, 2012
A number of sports stars have faced fines and suspensions from sporting authorities for comments made on Twitter but should they?
# olympics-2012 - Wednesday 25 July, 2012
Triple jumper Voula Papachristou has paid the price for an ill-advised joke on the social media website.
# olympics-2012 - Friday 20 July, 2012
The reaction to each day of the Games on Twitter will dictate the look of the iconic London landmark. Let’s hope it’s green.
A US journalists’ club seems to have got a little confused…
# olympics-2012 - Thursday 19 July, 2012
Ah, the Oylmpics. Nothing like ‘em.
# olympics-2012 - Wednesday 18 July, 2012
# olympics-2012 - Saturday 14 July, 2012
One of if not the biggest sporting events on earth is getting under way in less than two weeks time but will you be watching?
# olympics-2012 - Thursday 12 July, 2012
“This is great — winning an Olympic gold medal is great,” said the multiple gold medal winner this morning.
# olympics-2012 - Sunday 8 July, 2012
Thirty of the drivers from Matthews Coach Hire are also on their way to London for the duration of the games.
# olympics-2012 - Thursday 5 July, 2012
If Katie, Derval and the rest of the Irish want a medal, they’ll have to do it the slightly harder way. Because they’re in with the crown jewels now.
# olympics-2012 - Monday 25 June, 2012
The Omega Pharma Quick Step rider beat Nicolas Roche by five seconds in Clonmel yesterday.
# olympics-2012 - Tuesday 22 May, 2012
“To run 9.40 would be a great feat so I’m definitely going to push myself to do my best and if 9.40 is possible, I’ll be the one to do it.”
# olympics-2012 - Thursday 26 April, 2012
Approximately 110 torches a day will be carried through 1000 communities in a 70-day relay leading up to the Olympics’ opening ceremony.
# olympics-2012 - Thursday 19 April, 2012
Olympic boxing hopeful Darren O’Neill has been keeping a close eye on his fellow countrymen at this week’s final qualifying tournament in Trabzon, Turkey.
# olympics-2012 - Wednesday 18 April, 2012
The former middle distance runner has called for potential protestors to avoid ruining the dreams of athletes who have worked all their lives for Olympic success.
There’ll be up to an extra three million trips on London’s public transport network per day during the Olympics in July and August.
# olympics-2012 - Monday 9 April, 2012
… And one that might happen yet…
# olympics-2012 - Friday 16 March, 2012
“The fairytale has descended into a nightmare,” said the Australian swimming legend.
# olympics-2012 - Tuesday 28 February, 2012
The double Olympic champion will compete in the SPAR Great Ireland Run in the Phoenix Park on 15 April.