Olympic News

WATCH Great Olympic Moments: Ali Doesn't Leave A Dry Eye In The House In '96

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 31.05.2012 | UK Sport

Olympic Games are emotional events for millions concerned, whether they are participating or not. But arguably the most poignant moment in the Game...

Adlington Vows To Avoid Twitter

PA | Posted 31.05.2012 | UK Sport

Olympic champion Rebecca Adlington has vowed to avoid the internet during the London 2012 Games after being taunted over her looks and personality by ...

WATCH Great Olympic Moments: Eric The Eel Goes Solo

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 30.05.2012 | UK Sport

Although the Olympics are synonymous with competitiveness and desire to succeed, the sublime is occasionally complemented by the ridiculous, and at Sy...

GALLERY: Olympic Torch Reaches Snowdon

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 29.05.2012 | UK Sport

Sir Chris Bonington carried the Olympic Torch to the summit of Mount Snowdon on the 11th day of the relay ahead of London 2012. However mountaineer...

Olympic Torch Lights Up Wales

PA | Posted 25.05.2012 | UK

Grand Slam rugby hero Sam Warburton helped to light up Wales during the Olympic Torch's first "amazing day" in the country. Thousands of people lin...

UK Athletics Official Labels Ennis 'Fat', According To Coach

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 25.05.2012 | UK Sport

Jessica Ennis was labelled "fat" by a senior official at UK Athletics, according to her coach Toni Minichiello. A "high-ranking person" at the gove...

GALLERY: Team GB's Ladies Volleyball Team In Westminster

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 24.05.2012 | UK Sport

Members of the Great Britain Beach Volleyball team took to Parliament Square to show some front ahead of the London 2012 Olympic Games. Denise ...

POLL: Giggs Reaffirms Team GB Desire

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 22.05.2012 | UK Sport

Ryan Giggs has reaffirmed his desire to represent Team GB at the London 2012 Olympics, despite qualms from the Welsh Football Association. Giggs ha...

Beckham To Be Present For Olympic Torch Handover

PA | Posted 16.05.2012 | UK Sport

David Beckham is to make a special guest appearance at the official handover ceremony of the Olympic Flame in Athens and bring it back to Britain for ...