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London 2012

# london-2012 - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: Meet Rachel, the Olympics’ ‘happiest’ worker Hi Rachel This post contains videos

VIDEO: Meet Rachel, the Olympics’ ‘happiest’ worker

Ushering spectators requires a special type of humour….

From The Score London 2012: Aoife Clark denied at the death Top Marks

London 2012: Aoife Clark denied at the death

The Kildare rider put in a brilliant performance to finish seventh in the individual eventing, won by Michael Jung of Germany.

From The Score Fourth place finish sees Puspure miss out on semi-finals Hard Luck

Fourth place finish sees Puspure miss out on semi-finals

The rower came up short in her single sculls quarter-final this morning.

From The Score London 2012: Ireland show jumping class to finish 5th London 2012

London 2012: Ireland show jumping class to finish 5th

Ireland’s eventing team finish fifth as Germany beat Team GB to gold.

From The Score Plain sailing as Annalise Murphy seals fourth win on the trot in Weymouth Weymouth

Plain sailing as Annalise Murphy seals fourth win on the trot in Weymouth

‘It can’t get much better than this’, says the 22-year-old who must still navigate six races in the Women’s Laser Radial.

From TheJournal.ie Police arrest 29 over alleged Olympics ticket touting London2012

Police arrest 29 over alleged Olympics ticket touting

One man was found to have been selling tickets for £1,100 each.

From The Score As it happened: London 2012 Olympics, day four Liveblog

As it happened: London 2012 Olympics, day four

Revisit all of the action from London as Team Ireland looked to build on yesterday’s strong showing.

From The Score Sport is cruel: Illness forces Grainne Murphy out of 800m freestyle London 2012

Sport is cruel: Illness forces Grainne Murphy out of 800m freestyle

Glandular fever has ended the Wexford swimmer’s Olympic Games.

From The Score London 2012: North Korean state media says locals ‘delighted’ with medal success London 2012

London 2012: North Korean state media says locals ‘delighted’ with medal success

The Korean Central News Agency has devoted more content to public reaction than it has to news of its athletes’ successes.

From The Score The Morning Score: Tuesday Early Doors

The Morning Score: Tuesday

Here’s everything you need to know – apart from how many winners Dermot Weld will have in Galway today. Probably a lot.

From TheJournal.ie Teenager arrested over Twitter abuse of Team GB star Tom Daley London 2012

Teenager arrested over Twitter abuse of Team GB star Tom Daley

Police in Dorset have arrested a 17-year-old in connection with the abuse aimed at the Olympic diver

From The Score Olympic Breakfast: Magee, Puspure target next step London 2012

Olympic Breakfast: Magee, Puspure target next step

What to see and what to skip? When are the Irish in action? Here’s our guide to all the action on day four in London.

From The Daily Edge Forget London 2012… what about Ireland’s chances in the heavy metal Olympics? Germany 2012 This post contains videos

Forget London 2012… what about Ireland’s chances in the heavy metal Olympics?

Dublin band Warpath will be flying the flag for Ireland in Germany this week.

# london-2012 - Monday 30 July, 2012

From The Score London 2012: China’s Ye hits back at doping claims Denial

London 2012: China’s Ye hits back at doping claims

The Chinese prodigy has insisted she won fairly after concerns were raised about her incredible performance.

From The Score Olympic Village: Day Three, wrap Review This post contains videos

Olympic Village: Day Three, wrap

There were a number of big surprises and some good news for Team Ireland today.

From The Score South Korean fencer in sit-down protest after loss London 2012

South Korean fencer in sit-down protest after loss

There was an Olympic-sized controversy on the piste in London this evening.

From The Score As it happened: London 2012 Olympics, Day 3 Liveblog This post contains videos

As it happened: London 2012 Olympics, Day 3

Yes, the weekend may be over, but the Olympic Games are just warming up. Here is all the good stuff that unfolded on Day Three.

From The Score In pictures: Day 3 of London 2012 Click

In pictures: Day 3 of London 2012

Judo, diving, defeat and deckchairs. Here are the best images from day three of the Olympic Games in London.

From The Score London 2012: Annalise Murphy leads the way on strong sailing day for Team Ireland Team Ireland

London 2012: Annalise Murphy leads the way on strong sailing day for Team Ireland

A number of encouraging results have flowed in from Weymouth. Long may it continue.

From The Score Hannah Craig paddles into canoe slalom semi-finals London 2012

Hannah Craig paddles into canoe slalom semi-finals

The 27-year-old Antrim paddler had it all to do before her second run but she turned in a stunning performance, hitting just one gate and notching a time of 108.99.

From The Score I didn’t bring my A game, admits Scott Evans after badminton exit Reaction

I didn’t bring my A game, admits Scott Evans after badminton exit

“I’m getting goosebumps just thinking about it now,” the Dubliner admitted after a memorable reception at Wembley.

From The Score Olympic medical chief backs Chinese sensation Ye, despite suspicions Doubts

Olympic medical chief backs Chinese sensation Ye, despite suspicions

The 16-year-old swim girl swam faster than the men’s champion Ryan Lochte in the 400m individual medley.

From The Score Beaten Greek judo champ says she was bitten London 2012

Beaten Greek judo champ says she was bitten

“I feel that injustice was done, that I was robbed. What can I say, I could be wrong. God will be my judge,” Boukouvala said.

From The Score Adlington: Winning gold is not as easy as picking up a drink London 2012

Adlington: Winning gold is not as easy as picking up a drink

The swimmer, who won bronze in the pool on Sunday, has tempered the gold medal ambitions of Team GB supporters.

From The Score Winning start for Annalise Murphy while Irish 49er fourth in Weymouth Sailing

Winning start for Annalise Murphy while Irish 49er fourth in Weymouth

The 22-year-old led throughout the race and finished 15 seconds ahead of her nearest rival.

From The Score Off the record: 5 sports stories you may have missed this weekend Hidden Gems

Off the record: 5 sports stories you may have missed this weekend

Michelle Obama hugs the entire, new Dream Team and Sycerika McMahon is studying a South African sensation closely.

From The Score So close: Sycerika McMahon vows to come back stronger in four years DISAPPOINTED

So close: Sycerika McMahon vows to come back stronger in four years

The 17-year-old finished third in her heat in the 200m Individual Medley, but narrowly missed out on a semi-final spot.

From The Score Cancellara to battle pain and defend TT crown Cycling

Cancellara to battle pain and defend TT crown

The Swiss rider crashed heavily while in contention for a medal in the men’s road race on Saturday injuring his shoulder but crucially avoiding fracturing his collarbone.

From TheJournal.ie Opening ceremony hospital beds to be donated to Tunisia London 2012 This post contains images

Opening ceremony hospital beds to be donated to Tunisia

The 320 beds will have all lights and wiring removed before they are donated to hospitals in Tunisia.

From The Score The Morning Score: Monday Early Doors

The Morning Score: Monday

Cork and Kilkenny march on, the details for next weekend’s Gaelic football and a little event in London. It’s all here.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Monday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Good morning…here’s nine things to know today.

From The Daily Edge Video: Gymnast’s parents perform their own routine at London 2012 Stick It This post contains videos

Video: Gymnast’s parents perform their own routine at London 2012

The parents of US gymnast Aly Raisman had a tough time watching their daughter compete at the Olympics.

From The Score Olympic Breakfast: Lochte, Franklin ready to make London their own London 2012

Olympic Breakfast: Lochte, Franklin ready to make London their own

What to see and what to skip? When are the Irish in action? Here’s our guide to all the action on day three in London.

From TheJournal.ie London 2012: police lose keys to Olympic venue Oops

London 2012: police lose keys to Olympic venue

Scotland Yard insists there is no security issues surrounding the latest Olympics-related gaffe.

# london-2012 - Sunday 29 July, 2012

From The Score London 2012: Nolan hangs on to make a winning start Olympic Boxing

London 2012: Nolan hangs on to make a winning start

The Enniscorthy welterweight won all three rounds against his Ecuadorian opponent tonight.

From The Score Olympic Village: Day Two, wrap London 2012

Olympic Village: Day Two, wrap

More shocks in the pool on a day when Team GB got their first medals and Team Ireland showed green shoots of promise.

From The Score London 2012: Chloe Magee lays down a marker London 2012

London 2012: Chloe Magee lays down a marker

Donegal’s Chloe Magee had a straight-sets win in her opening match of the women’s badminton singles.

From The Score In pictures: Day 2 of London 2012 16000 Words

In pictures: Day 2 of London 2012

Joy, tension, poise, control, power… It’s all here.

From The Score As it happened: London 2012 Olympics, Day 2 Liveblog

As it happened: London 2012 Olympics, Day 2

There was need to rush around the Olympic Park, we are bringing you all the big news from London (and beyond) as the Games continue at pace.

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