The executive board of the International Olympic Committee is set to vote to have a sport removed from the 2020 Summer Games.
Madrid winning the right to host the 2020 Summer Olympic Games would deliver just the boost that is needed as Spain battles a gruelling recession, the bid leader Alejandro Blanco said in an...
Chinese Olympic badminton champion Yu Yang says she is quitting the sport after being disqualified from the London Games in a match-throwing scandal.
For the services he has given over the past two decades and the honours he has won, Hong Kong cycling ace Wong Kam-po deserves nothing less than a Grand Bauhinia medal.
Fang Yuting, 23, Cheng Ming, 26, Xu Jing, 22
Major achievement: 2012 Olympic test event silver medal
It is easily the most foreboding quote in the history of the Olympics, certainly from the business end of things. 'The Olympics can no more lose money than a man can have a baby,' said Montreal...
Long-distance swimmer Natasha Tang Wing-yung has had her eyes set on competing at the Olympics for years. But, after thinking she had missed her chance, that dream has come true - in the place of...
The United States is the most successful diving nation in Olympic history: it tops the all-time medals table with a total of 131 (48 gold, 41 silver and 42 bronze).
Name: Lok Kwan-hoi
Name: Leung Chun-shek
Event: Rowing - men's lightweight double sculls
Olympic experience: None
Hong Kong's teenage foil fencer Nicholas Choi has qualified for this summer's London Olympics - achieving his dream four years earlier than planned.
Choi, 19, became Hong Kong's...
With Britain technically in a double-dip recession, officials are hoping that the summer Olympic Games will pave the streets in gold or perhaps some well-deserved silver.
It's a tough choice that confronts the Hong Kong Cycling Association - give Wong Kam-po the opportunity to take part in his fifth Olympics this summer in London, or look ahead to the future and...