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#London games

# london-games - Thursday 11 January, 2018

The NFL's new €100m coach and his team will be in London next year

The three International series games have been announced.

# london-games - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

14 Russian athletes fail Beijing re-tests

It was announced by the International Olympic Committee last week 31 athletes from six sports could be banned from competing in Rio.

# london-games - Thursday 23 August, 2012

Jordan team pulls athletes accused of sexual offences from Paralympics

The three men, who are due to appear in court on October 18, will take no part in this month’s Games.

# london-games - Monday 6 August, 2012

Olympic walking champion booted out of games after failed drugs test

“I wanted to be stronger for this Olympics, I was wrong,” said the Beijing 2008 gold medallist Alex Schwazer, from Italy.

Cathal Miller selected as flag bearer for Irish Paralympic Team

The Dublin cyclist finished fourth in the 2010 world championships and is ‘delighted’ with his selection.

# london-games - Monday 16 July, 2012

Profile: Michael Phelps poised for London victory lap

He’s the ‘greatest Olympian of all time’ but Michael Phelps faces a real battle from a familiar face at this month’s Games.

# london-games - Monday 9 July, 2012

Lynch dropped from Irish show-jumping team for London Olympics

The Tipperary jockey has been cut from Team Ireland days after the disqualification of his horse from an event in Germany.

# london-games - Monday 4 June, 2012

Olympic torch spotlights Northern Ireland coast

The ruins of Dunluce Castle and the Carrick-a-Rede rope bridge were among the sights it passed.

# london-games - Monday 16 April, 2012

Experts: IRA dissidents could crash Olympics party

The Olympic torch will present the first, easiest target for breakaway Republican groups to make a name for themselves on a global stage.

# london-games - Monday 5 March, 2012

70-year-old rider qualifies for London Olympics

It’s not yet clear if the Japanese equestrian will compete at the Games in Engand next summer.

# london-games - Friday 6 January, 2012

Olympics ticket resale suspended by London 2012 organisers

More bad news for Lord Coe as requests for resale orders were suspended until the ticket system could be fixed.