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  1. Inside the 2012 London Olympic Games

    Posted Jul 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Charmaine Chan Inside the 2012 London Olympic Games by Marc Jenner Amazon Digital Services (e-book) This book wouldn't deserve even a bronze medal if it were an Olympic contender. ... medal is only 1.34 per cent made up of the precious yellow metal, while the bulk of it (92.5 per cent) is silver and the rest copper; that London is the first city to host the Olympics ...

  2. News - China - SPORT

    China's team praised as London Olympics close

    Posted Aug 13th 2012, 12:00am by Chan Kin Wa

    ... tribute as 'best ever' Olympics close The curtain came down on the London Olympics last night, with both China and Britain hailing the 30th summer Games the "best ever"- ... exceptional" Games in the words of International Olympic Committee president Jacque Rogge. Four years on, London more than lived up to its motto: "Inspire A Generation". British Prime ...

  3. News - China - SPORT

    CCTV chiefs gagged over hurdler Liu Xiang's injury at London Olympics

    Posted Aug 24th 2012, 12:00am by Keith Zhai

    ... television bosses on the mainland knew sporting icon Liu Xiang was seriously injured at the London Olympics, but were prevented from saying so by a government gagging order. Millions of fans were ... in London. And they were stopped from revealing the truth by the propaganda authorities. A senior editor of CCTV's Olympics broadcasting team told the South China Morning Post yesterday ...

  4. Sport - China - OLYMPICS

    China reflects after London Olympics, sees tough road to Rio

    Posted Aug 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... swimmers Sun Yang and Ye Shiwen at London. Sun, 20, became China's first male Olympic swimming champion after winning the 400 metres freestyle, then obliterated his own world record to win ... Reuters in London Delegation chief says there's a lot of work to do before 2016, after a tumultuous Games in which the team's performance was 'satisfactory' China ...

  5. Wong expected to take HK spot in road race at London Olympics

    Posted Nov 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Chan Kin-wa Hong Kong has been granted one of the 140 places available for the road race at next year's London Olympic Games. It is believed that veteran Wong Kam-po, who has competed for Hong Kong at every Olympics since the 1996 Atlanta Games, will be picked to represent the city. Wong's favourite discipline- the points race on the track- was dropped from the London ...

  6. Fit-again Wang Yihan sets sights on London Olympics

    Posted Nov 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... The 23-year-old from Shanghai climbed back to the world's top ranking in August after winning the women's singles world title in London- a test event for the 2012 Olympics. And with three Super ... to London 'We are pretty strong at the moment, but there is still plenty of time before the Olympic Games and it's difficult to predict anything,' Wang said. 'Also, other ...

  7. Choi faces choices in race to London Olympics

    Posted Apr 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... place in the Asia Tour Olympic qualifying rankings. Only the top four nations will be able to send riders to London, with four from the top nation and two from the other three. While Japan ... Chan Kin-wa Promising rider Choi Ki-ho may have to sacrifice his favoured road racing for track cycling as Hong Kong attempt to qualify for next year's Olympic Games. The newly ...

  8. Has London delivered on dreaded L-word?

    Posted Aug 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the last three weeks. Nah, mate. No Olympic legacies here,' he said, miffed over how the London streets, in the height of the summer tourism season, could be so empty of fares. London ... much money on the event will pay off every year, for years to come. The London Legacy Development Corporation believes it has got it spot on. Unlike recent host cities who built their Olympic ...

  9. By the numbers

    Posted Oct 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... 3 2012 will be the third time that London hosts the Olympic Games, after 1908 and 1948. However, it is the first time the city actually won a bid to stage the event. In 1908, London stood ... at the Olympic Park during and after the Games, making it the most connected station in London other than King's Cross St. Pancras ...

  10. For openers, we're left with a rather empty feeling

    Posted Jul 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and colour-co-ordinated housewives and pensioner cheer-leading squads corralled by Bocog officials to help fill every 2008 Beijing venue? Shakespeare featured heavily in the opening the London Olympics. So ... people who marched in east London to protest against what they claim is the 'Corporate Olympics'. The Counter Olympics Network said it was demonstrating against the 'two million ...




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