The first Sochi 2014 Olympic champions to be named today
The first five sets of medals will be competed today at the Sochi Olympic Games. The champions will be named in snowboard, cross-country, speed skating, biathlon and freestyle.
Winter Olympics - Russians in pole position for team glory
A rousing performance by world pairs champions Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov put hosts Russia in pole position to win the first ever figure skating team event gold medal at...
Former 200-metre world record holder Pietro Mennea dies

Olympic gold-medal winning sprinter and Italian politician Pietro Mennea has...

Olympic gold-medal winning sprinter and Italian politician...

Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius to be charged with murder of girlfriend

The girlfriend of the Paralympic athlete was pronounced dead today after being shot at Pistorius' home.

The girlfriend of the Paralympic athlete was pronounced...

IOC director says judge ‘did not tarnish’ reputation of Olympic Games

Judge facing impeachment presents IOC statement saying he was not accused of corruption or misconduct

Judge facing impeachment presents IOC statement saying he...

European Olympic Committees in support of members caught up in London Times ‘sting’

EOC says ethics commission did not consider the process of entrapment through which evidence was obtained and reservations about the absence of legal...

EOC says ethics commission did not consider the process of...

AD on MOC scandal: ‘Resignations are in order’

Alternattiva Demokratika becomes the second political party to call for the...

Alternattiva Demokratika becomes the second political party...

Olympic commission’s secretary denies ‘tarnishing’ role in tickets sting

MOC secretary-general Joe Cassar says undercover reporters ‘did not have good intentions’ when approaching him on ticket resale strategy.

MOC secretary-general Joe Cassar says undercover reporters...

Updated | Malta’s Olympics official among six who ‘tarnished’ Olympic games

The secretary general of the Malta Olympics Committee has been named as one of six officials “who helped tarnish” the reputation of the Olympics in London...

The secretary general of the Malta Olympics Committee has...

London 2012 Olympics close with spectacular ceremony

The London 2012 Olympics have ended with a spectacular musical closing ceremony...

The London 2012 Olympics have ended with a spectacular...

'Happy and glorious': praise for the London 2012 Olympic Games

International Olympic Committee President Jacques Rogge declared the London...

International Olympic Committee President Jacques Rogge...

No medals for Malta, sports school to be launched in October

The inevitable question is: how did Malta fare in London 2012?

The inevitable question is: how did Malta fare in London...

Day 15: Bolt leads record breakers

Day 15 saw the curtain fall on the track and field action at London 2012, and once again it was Usain Bolt who stole the headlines on a day when 32 gold medals...

Day 15 saw the curtain fall on the track and field action...

Positive Olympic experience for President of Malta Weightlifting Association

Jesmond Caruaba, the President of Malta Weightlifting Association has just returned from London where he was selected from the International weightlifting...

Jesmond Caruaba, the President of Malta Weightlifting...

Bolt completes sprint double

Usain Bolt tonight secured the legendary status he craved by becoming the first man ever to win the Olympic Games sprint double twice in succession.

Usain Bolt tonight secured the legendary status he craved...

Day 11 review: Pearson highlights memorable day

Sally Pearson delivered Australia's first Athletics gold medal of the London...

Sally Pearson delivered Australia's first Athletics gold...

Australia pair claim 49er gold

Highlights from Day 12 of London 2012

Highlights from Day 12 of London 2012

Giovanni Cernogoraz win's gold in Men's Trap shooting final

Giovanni Cernogoraz of Croatia secured a dramatic win in the men's Trap at the...

Giovanni Cernogoraz of Croatia secured a dramatic win in...

Yang Hak-Seon takes Vault gold

Republic of Korea's Yang Hak-Seon has won gold in the men's Vault final at the North Greenwich Arena.

Republic of Korea's Yang Hak-Seon has won gold in the men's...

Bolt eyes 200m gold

Usain Bolt insists he cannot celebrate until he wins gold in the 200m final.

Usain Bolt insists he cannot celebrate until he wins gold...

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