World`s fastest man Usain Bolt is now single

Megan Edwards, the British office girl, who captured Usain Bolt’s heart during the London Games, has ended their romance because he lives too far away.

Google’s latest doodle: London 2012 Artistic Gymnastics Men`s Rings

As the Olympics entered its fifth day, Google continued to celebrate the biggest sporting fiesta with its doodle, and this time the focus is on London 2012 Men’s Rings.

London 2012: Facebook launches special page for Olympics

Facebook has launched an official London Olympics page -- Discover London 2012 -- for fans to connect with their favorite athletes and teams.

Federer asks Hingis about Olympic mixed doubles

Roger Federer has approached Martina Hingis about playing mixed doubles together for Switzerland at next year`s Olympics.

Coe puts London 2012 in the `Killing Zone`

For Sebastian Coe, London 2012 has entered the `Killing Zone`, a crucial stretch that will determine whether the Games meet the Olympic gold standard in one year`s time or fall back among the also-rans.

West Ham vow legal action over Olympic report

West Ham United plans to sue the Sunday Times newspaper and Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur over allegations of corruption.

London 2012 has 1.5 million soccer seats to fill

Some 1.5 million Olympic soccer tickets remained unsold on Sunday after the end of the first phase of London 2012`s `second-chance` offering in Britain.

London 2012 organisers offer hope to ticketless

London Olympic organisers put `sold out` signs over a swathe of sports with only tickets for soccer, volleyball and greco-roman and freestyle wrestling still available in a second round of sales in Britain.

London 2012 to be most tested Games: WADA

The 2012 London Olympics will be the most tested Games yet and `doping cheats` should not bother attending, a World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) expert said on Thursday.

London 2012 organisers detail free ticket plans

London 2012 organisers highlighted a scheme offering free tickets to schoolchildren, the day some successful applicants in the paying public saw the first debits from their bank accounts.

London 2012 ceremonies sold out already

Ticket applications for next year`s London Olympics have far exceeded supply with more than half of the 650 sessions oversubscribed and going to a ballot, organisers said.

British wrestlers given places for London 2012

British wrestlers will compete at London Olympics after being handed Host Nation qualification.

London breaks world record for stadium completion

Frankie Fredericks laid the final roll of turf at London`s Olympic stadium on Tuesday as organisers said construction of the gleaming venue was complete ahead of schedule.

BOA chiefs suspended from 2012 board meetings

British Olympic Association (BOA) chairman Colin Moynihan and chief executive Andy Hunt have been suspended from London 2012 organising committee board meetings because of a row over funding.

Indians can get tickets for London Olympics through IOC: Coe

Indians interested in witnessing the
2012 London Olympics can get tickets from the Indian Olympic
Committee, Chairman of the Games Organising Committee Lord
Sebastian Coe said.

London 2012 Olympic countdown clock makes false start

London Olympic organisers were left red-faced on Tuesday when a huge clock in Trafalgar Square marking the countdown to the 2012 Games stopped just hours after being unveiled at a glitzy ceremony.

London 2012 marks 500 days to go with countdown clock

The countdown to the London 2012 Olympics took physical shape on Monday with the unveiling of a clock in the central Trafalgar Square ticking away the 500 days to go to the opening ceremony.

Iran calls London 2012 logo "racist": Report

Iran said it might boycott the 2012 London Olympics because of the event`s "racist" logo which resembles the word Zion, the official Irna news agency reported.

London 2012 Olympics to have airport-style security

Sports fans attending the London 2012 Olympics can expect airport-style security screening at venues, the policeman in charge of safety at the Games said on Thursday.

Floodlights go on in snowbound London stadium

The floodlights were switched on for
the first time in the snow-covered 2012 London Olympics
stadium on Monday -- although the bulbs on the triangular
pylons took time to warm up in the freezing weather.