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Armstrong stripped of Olympic medal
International Olympic Committee sends cyclist a letter asking for return of bronze from Sydney games due to doping.
Last updated: 17 Jan 2013 14:29 GMT
Saudi women to compete at London Olympics
Gulf kingdom will send a judoka and an 800m runner after successful talks with the International Olympic Committee.
Last updated: 12 Jul 2012 22:25 GMT
Pistorius selected for London Games
Oscar Pistorius will become first double amputee to compete at Olympics after selection in South African 4x400 relay.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2012 13:04 GMT
Saudis allow women to compete at Olympics
Saudi Arabia has given the go-ahead for female athletes to participate at the London Games for the first time.
Last updated: 25 Jun 2012 15:34 GMT
Keeping the Olympics and politics apart
After controversial advert is aired, the Argentine Olympic Committee tell IOC they do not intend to politicise Games.
Last updated: 08 May 2012 16:24 GMT
Iraqi athletes look ahead to the Olympics
Training has been horrific for Iraq's athletes but they are still driven to put in strong performances at London Games.
Last updated: 01 Mar 2012 19:42 GMT
Pistorius is fired up for the Olympics
Not everyone agrees that Oscar Pistorius should race with able-bodied sprinters but that doesn't bother him.
Last updated: 07 Dec 2011 22:02 GMT
Christchurch question for World Cup
New Zealand premier hopes earthquake-hit city can host rugby matches but organisers say it's too early to speculate.
Last updated: 23 Feb 2011 08:40 GMT
Top athletes desert Delhi Games
Fear of disease contributes to withdrawal of several big names as ability of Commonwealth Games to go ahead in doubt.
Last updated: 22 Sep 2010 08:15 GMT
Semenya to run for South Africa
Caster Semenya named in Commonwealth squad after announcing Diamond League debut.
Last updated: 25 Aug 2010 12:56 GMT
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