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  • London readies for Olympic Games opening
    July 27, 2012, by VOANews

    London is welcoming around 10,000 athletes, hundreds of thousands of visitors and a worldwide television audience for the formal opening of the Olympic Games Friday. Organizers have dealt with a […]

  • Greek Olympian disqualified after racist tweet
    July 26, 2012, by VOANews

    A member of the Greek Olympic team has been expelled from the Olympic games for a posting a racist comment on Twitter. Triple jumper Paraskevi Papachristou commented about immigrants in […]

  • Strikes to disrupt Olympics transit
    July 19, 2012, by VOANews

    British border officials have announced they will conduct a 24-hour strike the day before the London Olympics begin, threatening to complicate entry for thousands of overseas visitors headed for the […]

  • Golf: The British Open – Picking a major winner
    June 29, 2012, by Alan Rogut

    With the next major championship, the British Open, on the horizon, it is becoming harder than ever to pick a clear-cut winner. Tiger Woods says that the depth of so […]

  • Bulgaria’s Dimitrov makes Queen’s Club semis
    June 15, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s top men’s tennis player Grigor Dimitrov qualified on June 15 for the Queen’s Club Championships, one of the main grass events in the run-up to Wimbledon, by defeating ninth-seed […]

  • Bulgaria’s volleyball quagmire deepens
    June 15, 2012, by Hristina Dimitrova

    The meeting of Bulgaria’s volleyball federation on June 14 in Pravets was expected to help solve the crisis surrounding the national team; instead, it felt as just another stage in […]