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Rebecca Adlington retires at 23
British double gold medal winner Rebecca Adlington quits competitive sport to concentrate on grassroots coaching.
Last updated: 05 Feb 2013 12:26 GMT
Conversion of Olympic Park underway
While there are plans for velodrome and aquatics centre to host sports events, the Olympic Stadium's future is unclear.
Last updated: 27 Nov 2012 16:02 GMT
Swimming and its Olympic-sized hangover
Once the Olympic games are over, swimming is one of the main sports that struggles to recapture public support.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2012 21:20 GMT
Twitter: The media's gold medal winner
Whether you believe it is a source of good or source of evil, London 2012 has shown we've entered a Twitter generation.
Last updated: 07 Aug 2012 16:51 GMT
Qatar's women win more than gold
Al Jazeera meets Qatar's first female Olympic athletes and finds out why they are already winners.
Last updated: 05 Aug 2012 21:27 GMT
Criticism of Ye Shiwen is unfair
The speed of young Chinese swimmer Ye Shiwen was impressive but the reaction to her success has been less so.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2012 20:40 GMT
Phelps enters the record books
US swimming great Michael Phelps becomes the most decorated athlete in Olympic history after gold in 4x200m relay.
Last updated: 31 Jul 2012 21:05 GMT
Sporting greats swim to Ye Shiwen's defence
China swimmer stunned world with 400m individual medley victory, but her Olympic gold has been greeted with suspicion.
Last updated: 31 Jul 2012 16:50 GMT
Records fall at the Aquatics Centre
A night to remember for France who beat an all-star USA team in the 4x100 freestyle metre relay to claim gold.
Last updated: 29 Jul 2012 21:02 GMT
'Biggest security operation in peacetime'
British Prime Minister David Cameron calls flag incident 'honest mistake' and says priority at Olympics is security.
Last updated: 26 Jul 2012 18:14 GMT
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