Blatter says clubs lack Olympic spirit - July 25, 2008
Iraq Olympic official says talks started on ban - July 25, 2008
FIFA president Sepp Blatter accused clubs Wednesday of going against the Olympic spirit in trying to stop their players going to Beijing.
"It would appear to be against the spirit of the Olympic regu... Read more
Olympic torch relay starts in Tibet - June 21, 2008
The spokesman for the banned Iraqi Olympic Committee says he still hopes that Iraq can take part in next month's Beijing games.
Jazair al-Sahlani says that talks are under way Friday to restore Iraq'... Read more
International Olympic Committee names four candidate cities for 2016 Games - June 4, 2008
The Olympic torch relay got underway in the Tibetan capital Lhasa on Saturday amid tight security after deadly riots against Chinese rule in the city just three months ago.
Hand-picked spectators che... Read more
Olympic torch scales Everest - May 8, 2008
Chicago, Tokyo, Rio de Janeiro and Madrid will compete for the right to host the 2016 Summer Olympics, the International Olympic Committee said Wednesday.
The IOC's 15-member executive board narrowed... Read more
The Olympic flame reached the top of the world Thursday morning, carried to the summit of Mount Everest by climbers wearing oxygen masks to breathe in the thin air of the earth's highest point.
A 23-... Read more