HindustanTimes Fri,31 Jul 2015

More gold for Bolt as Jamaica smash relay record

Usain Bolt cemented his place in Olympic folklore by claiming a second three-gold medal haul in successive Games as Jamaica stormed to a world record-breaking 4x100m relay victory on Saturday.
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Olympic flag arrives in Rio, host of 2016 Games

The Olympic flag arrived in Rio de Janeiro, which will host the 2016 Summer Games -- a challenge which authorities in Brazil say the city is prepared to conquer.

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When the city struck gold

Natalia Ishchenko Mumbai boasts three Olympic gold medallists, all for hockey. One of them, MM Somaya, who grew up in Byculla, part of the winning team in the 1980 Moscow games, says India may yet pull off a medal in London. Ayaz Memon writes.

London in the Sky with Diamonds

London Opening ceremony Wth 3D glasses on sections of the event became a vivid swathe of colour. Those times this was a ceremony on LSD. Sukhwant Basra writes. Highlights | Numbers don't lie
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It's a dream come true: Yogeshwar Dutt

"It is a dream come true to win an Olympic medal. I have worked very hard for it, and I can't describe how I am feeling now. It is a very special moment for me," a beaming Yogeshwar said after his bronze-winning effort.

London 2012: Day 11

India's Vikas Gowda competes in the men's discus Throw final during athletics competitions at the 2012 Summer Olympics at the Olympic Stadium in London.  (PTI Photo by Manvender Vashist)
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Country Gold Silver Bronze Total
England 58 59 57 174
Australia 49 42 46 137
Canada 32 16 34 82
Scotland 19 15 19 53
India 15 30 19 64
New Zealand 14 14 17 45
South Africa 13 10 17 40
Nigeria 11 11 14 36
Kenya 10 10 5 25
Jamaica 10 4 8 22