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Olympics 2012 Medals Table

Olympics 2012 Medals Table

  • Posted: Aug 08, 2013
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Here you can find the list of countries that participated in Olympics 2012 in London.

The 2012 Summer Olympics medal table is a list of National Olympic Committees (NOCs) ranked by the number of gold medals won during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, United Kingdom, from 27 July to 12 August 2012. Approximately 10,800 athletes participated in 302 events in 26 sports.

Each country selected the best participants they had.

To qualify for the Olympics there are 3 stages: first stage is gaining a qualification controlled by the International Olympic Committee and International sporting Federation, second stage is nomination read more

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Olympics Helps Great Britain To Get Out Of Recession

Olympics Helps Great Britain To Get Out Of Recession

  • Posted: Oct 25, 2012
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There was a better than expected growth in the Uk economy after 2012 Olympics.

Analysts today confirmed that the Olympics has grown the UK economy and strong ticket sales helped the UK exit the longest double-dip recession since the Second World War

This is the first estimate of how the economy performed in the third quarter of 2012, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) confirmed a return to growth of 1% over the read more

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Olympics 2012 BBC Schedule Day 1

Olympics 2012 BBC Schedule Day 1

  • Posted: Jul 28, 2012
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Olympics 09.00-11.30

Rowing:
09.30 Women’s pair heats
09.50 Women’s quadruple sculls heats
10.10 Men’s eight heats
10.30 Men’s double sculls heats
11.00 Lightweight men’s four heats

Rowing commentators:
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Wimbledon Disappointment For Tomas Berdych

Wimbledon Disappointment For Tomas Berdych

  • Posted: Jul 28, 2012
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 Tomas Berdych has suffered more disappointment on the Wimbledon grass as he was knocked out in the first round of the Olympics by Belgium’s Steve Darcis.

Steve Darcis of Belgium celebrates victory

Steve Darcis of Belgium celebrates victory

Steve Darcis of Belgium celebrates victory

The Czech slumped to a 6-4 6-4 defeat against world number 75 Darcis.

Berdych, the sixth seed here, lost his opener on Centre Court at the Wimbledon Championships to Ernests Gulbis.

Berdych reached read more

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Injuries leave USA short of a player in the Olympics 2012

Injuries leave USA short of a player in the Olympics 2012

  • Posted: Jul 28, 2012
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The USA may have been tipped as the favourites for gold in the men’s Basketball, but injuries have given opposing teams hopes of an upset ahead of the start of the competition

The USA team arrive in London as the defending champions and with a 54-1 win-loss record that dates back to 2006.

The squad, led by global superstars Kobe Bryant and LeBron James, features five players who won gold in Beijing, and five others who won the 2010 FIBA World Championship.

However, read more

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Table Tennis Olympics 2012

Table Tennis Olympics 2012

  • Posted: Jul 28, 2012
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Table Tennis is one of the first sports two begin on the first day of the Olympics 2012.

Lulu, who led out the country’s five-strong Olympic team at the opening ceremony, was carrying the support of the ExCel Arena crowd against Ligia Silva, however, it was far too difficult. For her to overcome the Brazilian, with her exit sealed in a 4-0 defeat.

That was one of three straight games victories in the opening session, in which Canada’s Mo Zhang brushed aside Qatar’s Aia Mohamed, while Cameroon’s Sarah read more

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