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London Olympics to go down as Athletes’ Games: IOC chief


August 13th, 2012 - 2:43 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 13 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The London Olympics have been proclaimed as the best Games ever by IOC president Jacques Rogge.That may sound impressive, but in reality it's a ... Read more...

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Olympics: Hoy gives Britain another gold in Velodrome


August 8th, 2012 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 8 (IANS) British track cyclist Chris Hoy became his country's greatest ever Olympian when he won the sixth gold medal of his career at the Velodrome at the ... Read more...

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Trott powers to Olympic omnium gold


August 8th, 2012 - 10:10 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Britain's Laura Trott sped to Olympic gold in the women's omnium Tuesday by winning a thrilling 500 metre time trial.Trott clocked 35.110 seconds, with ... Read more...

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Olympic cycling: Britain takes gold in women’s team pursuit


August 5th, 2012 - 12:30 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) British women smashed their own world record to win the team pursuit cycling event Saturday, thrashing the US in the final here at the Olympics.Dani ... Read more...

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Olympic cycling: British record-breakers storm to gold in team pursuit


August 4th, 2012 - 1:58 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Britain stormed to gold at the Olympic velodrome here Friday, demolishing Australia in the men's team pursuit final in world record time.The British team of ... Read more...

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Wiggins wins time trial to become Britain’s top Olympian


August 2nd, 2012 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 1 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Bradley Wiggins became Britain's most-decorated Olympian Wednesday, winning the cycling time trial gold for his seventh medal overall.Wiggins overhauled legendary rower Steve Redgrave's total of ... Read more...

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China grab five golds in track cycling at Asian Games


November 17th, 2010 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 17 (IANS) Guo Shuang and Zhang Lei both grabbed gold medals, winning women and men's sprint races Wednesday to help China wrap up the track cycling events with five gold ... Read more...

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CWG Schedule, Day Four


October 7th, 2010 - 12:21 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) Following is the schedule of Commonwealth Games events Thursday.Thirty-five gold medals, including one in para sports, will be decided Thursday on the fourth day of the competition ... Read more...

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New Zealand cyclists train with refreshed approach, says Team Coach


October 3rd, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.3 (ANI): Ahead of the XIX Commonwealth Games 2010, head coach of the New Zealand cycling team Tim Carswell said on Sunday that the athletes have trained themselves with a ... Read more...

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New Zealand cyclist pulls out of CWG


September 24th, 2010 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
Auckland, Sep 24 (IANS) A New Zealand cyclist has pulled out of the Commonwealth Games to be held in New Delhi citing health and security reasons. Greg Henderson is the first New Zealand ... Read more...

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Chinese cyclists eye gold in Olympics


July 21st, 2008 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
By Liu Ning Beijing, July 21 (Xinhua) With only 18 days to go for the Beijing Olympics, Chinese cyclists vow to make their Olympic gold medal dream come true on home soil. ... Read more...

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