A minimum target of three medals has been set - with as many as seven a possibility
Even their own coach says he would only wear them at ‘a bad-taste party’
The company made the decision after it apologised for the advert on Monday
The number of Brits planning to go to Sochi in Russia for the Winter Olympics in three weeks' time will be minimal. Apart from the usual Russian visa requirements, flights are limited, a special "spectator pass" is required in a bid to combat security threats and prices for accommodation and the top events are very expensive.
Scotland's David Murdoch has been selected to skip the Great Britain rink at the Winter Olympics in Sochi next February.
TV sports presenter will anchor up to 100 hours of programming from Sochi next February
Mr Monteith, 31, was found dead at Vancouver’s Fairmont Pacific Rim hotel
Mr Monteith, 31, was found dead at Vancouver’'s Fairmont Pacific Rim hotel
Not for the first time, the beat of the betting tom-tom has proved accurate.
At 5ft 3in, she too frail to be a speed skater. Yet she’s the one to beat in World Championships – and she likes it that way
Shelley Rudman rose to the occasion once again yesterday as she was crowned world skeleton champion in St Moritz after beating her rivals by more than half a second.
She's had some bizarre outfits in her time (remember the meat dress?), but Lady Gaga may have finally taken it too far with this machine gun bra.
This Pacific city is producing some of Canada's best craft beers, says John Lee
Television coverage of Olympic rowing and canoeing will be revolutionised over the next fortnight following the development of the world's longest cable-camera.
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