Keyword Results for   'olympics 2012'  
Six "Speedstars" from India to visit Australia for week-long training programme  May 8, 12:40 pm
New Delhi, May 8 (ANI): Six sprinters of India are heading for a week-long training programme with Sharon Hannan (world renowned Australian coach and ex-coach of London Olympics 2012 Gold medalist Sally Pearson) in Australia on May 9, 2014.
Mo Farah's wife escapes death after drunk driver smashes into car  Apr 8, 4:33 pm
London, April 8 (ANI): Mo Farah's wife Tania cheated death in a road accident after a drunk driver ploughed into her car on Sunday.
Becks' speedboat from London Olympics set to go under the hammer  Nov 4, 3:03 pm
London, Nov. 4 (ANI): The speedboat that David Beckham piloted down the Thames River during the London 2012 opening ceremony is set to fetch 250,000 pounds at an auction next month.
Pakistan Hockey Federation requires complete overhaul: Ex-Olympian Shahnaz  Oct 14, 3:44 pm
Islamabad, Oct. 14 (ANI): Former Pakistani Olympian Shahnaz Sheikh has reiterated calls for a complete overhaul of the Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) after former captain Tahir Zaman was appointed to a consultant coaching role, in what was the first move by the PHF following a poor show at the London Olympics 2012.
Usain Bolt's condoms and other Olympic mementos up for sale online  Oct 7, 2:20 pm
London, Oct 7 (ANI): Condoms given to Usain Bolt and many other sportspersons to encourage safe sex in the London Olympics 2012 are being sold on eBay by volunteers and staff.
Spice Girls to reunite for one last gig!  Oct 2, 11:39 am
London, Oct 2 (ANI): Spice Girls, who performed recently at the closing ceremony of the London Olympics 2012, are in talks for getting together one last time.
'Bullies' from Oz's Olympic swimming squad 'harassed' team rookie during London Games  Sep 16, 4:18 pm
London, Sep 16 (ANI): Some Australian Olympic swimming team members allegedly tormented a team rookie with physical and verbal bullying throughout the London Olympics 2012.
Sports Minister Maken felicitates London Olympics medal winners  Aug 16, 5:17 pm
New Delhi, Aug.16 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Youth Affairs and Sports Ajay Maken on Thursday felicitated and presented cash awards to the six medal winners of the London Olympics 2012.
Athletes binge on McDonald's burgers following Olympics' closing ceremony  Aug 14, 4:37 pm
Washington, Aug 14 (ANI): Burger chain McDonald's reportedly offered free food to the Olympians after the closing ceremony of the London Olympics 2012.
Becks' texts helped me win medal, says Tom Daley   Aug 14, 4:37 pm
London, August 14 (ANI): Diving ace Tom Daley has revealed how David Beckham's encouraging words helped him bag bronze at the London Olympics 2012.
Williams sisters celebrated Olympic win with impromptu party  Aug 13, 3:18 pm
New York, August 13 (ANI): Venus Williams and sister Serena celebrated their gold triumphs in Olympics 2012 with a dance party at their mother's apartment near Wimbledon.
London 2012 Olympics come to dazzling end with spectacular ceremony  Aug 13, 11:25 am
London, August 13 (ANI): After 16 days of awe-inspiring athletics, the London Olympics 2012 closed with a spectacular closing ceremony featuring some of the biggest names of British pop from decades past, including the 'Spice Girls', George Michael and 'Elbow'.
4 in 10 Brits believe London Olympics worth 9.3bn pounds bill: Poll  Aug 12, 4:02 pm
London, Aug. 12 (ANI): Four in 10 people in the United Kingdom think the London Olympics 2012 have been worth the money, according to a latest poll.
South Africa's Semenya dismisses 'silver over gold' winning claims  Aug 12, 2:09 pm
London, Aug. 12 (ANI): South African athlete Caster Semenya has refuted claims that she had deliberately chosen to win silver rather than gold in last night's women's 800m final at the London Olympics 2012.
London Olympics 2012 'greenest Games ever': Report  Aug 12, 2:09 pm
London, Aug.12 (ANI): The London Olympics 2012 has been declared the greenest Olympics ever, according to a commission set up to supervise the event's environmental impact.
Bolt celebrates Jamaican world relay record with Mo Farah's trademark 'Mobot' act   Aug 12, 10:33 am
London, Aug 12 (ANI): Sprint legend Usain Bolt celebrated by doing his "Mobot" move after his Jamaican team set a new world record in the 4x100 m relay in the London Olympics 2012.
Rio mayor congratulates London for showcasing "greatest Games ever"  Aug 11, 3:56 pm
London, Aug 11 (ANI): The Mayor of Rio de Janeiro, Eduardo Paes has congratulated Boris Johnson, the Mayor of London and officials of the London Olympics 2012 for putting up "the greatest Games ever".
Nicola Adam's dog Dexter 'pawed' TV screen as mistress 'punched way to historic gold  Aug 10, 11:41 am
London, Aug 10 (ANI): As Nicola Adams became the first woman boxer to win an Olympic gold medal, her dog, Dexter, excitedly watched the action 200 miles away in Leeds, UK.
'Lightening' Bolt's Olympic win watched by record 20 million viewers in UK: Report  Aug 7, 10:53 am
London, Aug 7 (ANI): More than 20 million viewers watched Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt's glorious victory in the men's 100 metre final, marking the highest audience in live sporting action so far in the London Olympics 2012.
Phelps 'looking forward' to following Le Clos's career progress  Aug 5, 3:56 pm
London, Aug. 5 (ANI): United States' 18-time Olympic gold medallist Michael Phelps has said that he is looking forward to following South Africa's Chad le Clos's progress over the next few years.
'Official sponsor' BMW's Mini Cooper 'grabbing eyeballs' in London Olympics  Aug 5, 1:47 pm
London, Aug. 5 (ANI): Automobile giant BMW, the official sponsor for the London Olympics 2012, is reportedly gaining promotional mileage through its fleet of remote controlled Mini Coopers that are being used to ferry javelins, shots and discuses back to the throwing area once hurled by the athletes.
Olympics 2012 star athletes keep their winning edge with 'superstition'  Aug 4, 11:52 am
New York, August 4 (ANI): Olympic hopefuls in London are a competitive bunch who will stop at nothing to give themselves an edge over their rivals, including superstitions and rituals.
Nail art trend sweeps Olympics 2012  Aug 4, 10:32 am
London, Aug 4 (ANI): Olympic athletes have been flaunting elaborate nail art of their national flags in a beauty trend that has swept the London 2012 Games.
Bizarre tape fever setting in at London Olympic 2012  Aug 3, 3:52 pm
London, August 3 (ANI): Athletic tape made in every colour under the sun seems to be the latest must-have sports injury treatment at London Olympics 2012.
Pak contingent ordered to wear shalwar kamiz, not western attire for London Games  Jul 27, 4:29 pm
Karachi, July 27 (ANI): Pakistan's London Olympics 2012 Chef de Mission, Aqil Shah, wants the country's contingent to wear shalwar kamiz, and not the western attire that the organisers have sent for the opening ceremony.