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Excited London open its Games

An expectant London Friday launched the greatest sporting show on earth with excitement reaching fever pitch hours ahead of the Olympic Games opening ceremony. After seven years of intensive planning, the Games

Pakistan to take part in 3rd Beach Games

A 28-member Pakistani contingent including four officials will participate in the 3rd Asian Beach Games, Haiyang, China from June 16-22. The players will show their muscles in the events of handball, kabaddi

Pendleton primed for Olympic Games

Britain’s Victoria Pendleton said Monday she was in even better shape heading into the London Olympics than when she won cycling gold on the track in Beijing four years ago. “Training has

Trickett grabs relay berth at London Games

Three-time Olympic champion Libby Trickett squeezed into Australia’s sprint relay team at the London Games with a fifth place finish in Tuesday’s 100-metre freestyle final at the trials. Trickett, 27, teary-eyed and

Inter-Provincial Games in April next year

The Pakistan Olympics Association on Monday announced that the Inter-Provincial Games would be held in Quetta in April next year. The POA in its meeting called to discuss the holding of the