Sir Roger Bannister

A Right Royal Gamble? Queen Now Favourite To Light Cauldron

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 27.07.2012 | UK

Bookmakers have made Her Majesty a late favourite to light the Olympic cauldron at the opening ceremony for the 2012 London Games. A spokesman for ...

London 2012: Who Should Light The Flame? (POLL)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 16.07.2012 | UK Sport

The world will watch on as one of its greatest cities hosts the Olympic Games' opening ceremony in 11 days' time, but just who will be the fire-starte...

PICTURES: Bannister Returns To Four-Mile Track With Olympic Torch

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 10.07.2012 | UK Sport

Sir Roger Bannister clutched the Olympic Torch today on the same track in which he enjoyed his finest hour 58 years ago. He returned to Oxford'...