Category: Athletics
Men’s 100m Final as Bet365 report plenty of money on Usain Bolt and Yohan Blake in Olympics showpiece

Men’s 100m Final as Bet365 report plenty of money on Usain Bolt and Yohan Blake in Olympics showpiece

The men’s 100m final will be one of the most watched athletics events at this summer’s Olympic games, as Bet365 announce a free bets offer as the latest odds suggest a shootout ...

GYMNASTS’ OLYMPIC HOPES HANG IN THE BALANCE

GYMNASTS’ OLYMPIC HOPES HANG IN THE BALANCE

Following some impressive performances in major competitions, Louis Smith has shown why he is a gymnastics medal hopeful for London 2012. January will be a crucial month for Smith ...

Women throwing the punches in 2012

Women throwing the punches in 2012

For the first time in Olympic history, women will take to the boxing ring at the 2012 Olympics as part of the official programme. The sport was actually included in the 1904 ...

Sotherton eyeing London 2012 place

Sotherton eyeing London 2012 place

Kelly Sotherton is set to make a remarkable return to heptathlon and the former Olympic bronze medal winner is eyeing up a place in next years London Olympics. The 34-year-old ...

Olympic hopeful loses funding

Olympic hopeful loses funding

Runner Jemma Simpson has suffered a major blow in her attempts to represent Great Britain in next years London Olympics after losing her appeal after against her funding cut. ...

Geraint Thomas may call it a day after 2012 Olympics

Geraint Thomas may call it a day after 2012 Olympics

Olympic team pursuit champion Geraint Thomas has suggested he may look to call it a day after the 2012 Olympics claiming that around a year after he should be "off the road". ...

2012 Olympics track now complete

2012 Olympics track now complete

The athletics track in the newly built London Olympic stadium has been completed well in time for the grand opening to be held on the 27th July next year. The marvelous ...

The Beach Volleyball Low down

The Beach Volleyball Low down

Since the first modern Olympics in Athens in 1896, the range of events on show has positively widened. Next year around 17,000 athletes will descend on London for the duration of ...

Yohan Blake and Usain Bolt thrill crowd at Diamond League finale

Yohan Blake and Usain Bolt thrill crowd at Diamond League finale

The Jamaican duo of Usain Bolt and Yohan Blake stole the show at last night’s Diamond League season finale in Brussels. 21 year-old Blake sprinted to a massive personal best in ...

2012 Olympic Games just around the corner

2012 Olympic Games just around the corner

With the one year countdown to the 2012 Olympic Games being marked, August was a busy month in the lead up to London’s time in the limelight. Not only were there celebrations to ...

Oscar Pistorius to Live Olympic Dream

Oscar Pistorius to Live Olympic Dream

Oscar Pistorius this week made Olympic history by being the first amputee to qualify for the London 2012 games. The 400m runner managed a 45.07 seconds, well within the qualifying ...

British Divers Tom Daley and Peter Waterfield miss out at Championships

British Divers Tom Daley and Peter Waterfield miss out at Championships

Tom Daley and Peter Waterfield missed out on a medal at the Fina World Aquatic Championships in Shanghai, finishing in an under par 6th place in the 10m synchro final. Prior ...

The real challenge facing the London 2012 Olympics

The real challenge facing the London 2012 Olympics

Last Sunday the second round of tickets sales for next year’s London Olympics closed, with over 750,000 tickets for numerous sporting events being allocated. This now brings the ...

Athletics: A sport struggling to attract talent

Athletics: A sport struggling to attract talent

Over the years, the sport of athletics has provided both sports fans and the general public with a plethora of sublime spectacles and dramatic competition. Take for instance, the ...