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Friday 15 June 2012
A new batch of about 50,000 tickets to events in the Olympic Park are on sale, London 2012 said today.
Thursday 31 May 2012
The NBA wants to pull basketball's top players out of future Olympic Games and model the competition on the under-23 format used in football.
Sunday 27 May 2012
British Basketball's performance director, Chris Spice, has opened a war of words with the NBA and the Chicago Bulls over Luol Deng's availability for this summer's Olympic Games.
Monday 14 May 2012
The O2 Arena in London will host the 2013 and 2014 Final Four tournaments – Europe's premier club basketball competition – Euroleague officials said yesterday ahead of this season's final in Istanbul.
Tuesday 08 May 2012
Those unlucky enough to have missed out on London 2012 Olympics tickets twice may discover their fortunes have changed after organisers announced they will be given first bite at the remaining 900,000 seats on Friday morning.
Thursday 03 May 2012
With Barack Obama's star power, Joe Biden's GSOH and Hillary Clinton's love of fun, who'd be a Republican? Tim Walker on America's most happening party
Thursday 26 April 2012
It is fantasy football come true. Thirty-two teams picking future gridiron superstars live on prime-time television. What's not to like?
Friday 06 April 2012
Protesters camping at Leyton Marshes in east London to stop the construction of Olympic training facilities have failed to block a High Court eviction order.
Thursday 05 April 2012
A High Court official today granted a possession order paving the way for the eviction of protesters opposed to the building of an Olympic basketball training facility in parkland.
Monday 02 April 2012
Millions of spectators and tourists are expected to flock to London this summer, placing a huge strain on essential services. Rhodri Marsden looks at IT's role in keeping things running
Wednesday 21 March 2012
Lionel Messi last night surpassed the goal record set by Cesar Rodriguez during the 1940s and 50s to become Barcelona's all-time top scorer.
Friday 16 March 2012
As time ticks down to the Olympic Games, workmen were forced to come to a standstill after discovering a Nazi bomb left over from the Blitz.
Thursday 15 March 2012
Diary: The US Visit
Thursday 08 March 2012
Vladimir Putin suggested yesterday that when he returns to the Kremlin in May he may offer the oligarch Mikhail Prokhorov a position in his government.
Tuesday 28 February 2012
A photography exhibition opposing discrimination across Europe opens in Croatia this weekend. We showcase the inspirational pictures
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Have we reached 'peak food'? Shortages loom as global production rates slow
Greece elections: Syriza and EU on collision course after election win for left-wing party
British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford faces execution by firing squad in Indonesia
Liberal Democrat minister defends comments suggesting immigration causes pub closures
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