the 1968 Olympic Games articles over last 30 days

- articles last 30 days - articles per day
Mentioned in this news Places Companies People
2015/07/03 23:39
2015/07/03 23:39
8h
Dick Pound’s gift of his voluminous archives to McGill University was supposed to lift the lid on some of the Olympic movement’s best-kept secrets, but to this day, the material is stuck in boxes,...
2015/07/03 23:39
2015/07/03 23:39
Latest videos
2015/07/03 07:48
2015/07/03 07:48
1d
Victory comes in many forms, some more enduring than others. Sixty years ago, Ron Clarke, with Herb Elliott and John Landy, created an Australian distance running tradition. Clarke broke 17 world...
2015/07/03 05:46
2015/07/03 05:46
1d
Somehow, despite the pervasive religious zealotry and penchant for brain-washing, the most shocking part of this film is when the head of the Jesus camp in question tells her campers that Harry Potter...
2015/07/01 08:46
2015/07/01 08:46
2d
City Pellegrini's side in today's spotlight. Full name: Manchester City Football Club After the dissolution of Ardwick Road FC, Manchester City are formed in 1894. It doesn’t take the club...
2015/07/01 07:31
2015/07/01 07:31
3d
THE FFA Cup Round of 32 draw is out and there are some key clashes involving clubs from all across Australia. After starting with 648 entrants and 617 fixtures later, the 10 A-League clubs, the NPL...
2015/07/01 02:10
2015/07/01 02:10
3d
... were restricted to those who can afford satellite, many children would grow up never having the benefit of being influenced or inspired by witnessing the Olympic Games. "They are the greatest...
2015/06/30 18:03
2015/06/30 18:03
3d
Josef Masopust and 7 of the game's greatest forgotten footballers | Squawka News English Barclays Premier League Josef Masopust and 7 of the game’s greatest forgotten footballers Just over...
2015/06/30 06:34
2015/06/30 06:34
4d
... a couple of Coach Ks. Mike Krzyzewski, who has led Duke to five national championships and is the only Division I men’s coach with 1,000 victories, and women’s basketball pioneer Lucille...
2015/06/28 09:32
2015/06/28 09:32
5d
... yourself to pick out Charlotte Dujardin or William Fox-Pitt from a crowd, but what about the stars of the past? Put yourself to the test with our archive photos… Clue? This rider, who...
2015/06/28 06:17
2015/06/28 06:17
6d
SPECIAL OLYMPICS -- The Montrose Knights of Columbus has donated $46,500 to the Montrose Special Olympics since the fundraiser first began. (Courtesy Photo) MONTROSE – After graduating from Central...
2015/06/27 03:02
2015/06/27 03:02
7d
... – sometimes literally – along the way. He came down with mononucleosis while training for the 1968 Olympic Games in Mexico City. The combination of disrupted training and Mexico City’s...
2015/06/26 02:20
2015/06/26 02:20
8d
The last time, in fact the only time, the Calgary Flames selected a player at No. 15 of the NHL Draft, it worked out. Really, really worked out. Go back — way, way back — to 1981 and the Flames,...
2015/06/23 17:32
2015/06/23 17:32
10d
A lot has changed since the All England Jumping Course first opened its doors 55 years ago. Take a look back at the combinations that have shone in the Hickstead Derby during the past five decades —...
2015/06/22 23:32
2015/06/22 23:32
11d
FOOTBALL never stops and next week the draw for the FFA Cup Round of 32 will take place, giving clubs from all over Australia the opportunity to face off against A-League clubs with the hopes of being...
2015/06/22 09:56
2015/06/22 09:56
11d
Actress Sheridan Smith is the toast of the small screen at the moment – with stellar performances in Mrs Biggs, Cilla and The C Word under her belt. But did you know the 33-year-old, who came to...
2015/06/22 01:49
2015/06/22 01:49
12d
Despite the appearance of multiple other platforms, television remains the principal source of entertainment for the majority of Australians, the only truly "mass" medium, and the best source of...
2015/06/21 20:59
2015/06/21 20:59
12d
... Getty Images Myanmar undisputedly fall into the bracket of footballing minnows. They have never reached the FIFA World Cup™, only once qualified for the AFC Asian Cup, recently went 11 matches...
2015/06/21 01:40
2015/06/21 01:40
13d
... James Salter, the prize-winning author acclaimed for his sophisticated, granular prose and sobering insights in "Light Years," "A Sport and a Pastime" and other fiction, has died at age 90. Salter,...
2015/06/20 04:02
2015/06/20 04:02
14d
Within a few years, Emil Zatopek’s support of the Prague Spring would make him persona non grata in his native Czechoslovakia, the winner of the 5,000, 10,000 and marathon at the 1952 Olympic Games...
2015/06/19 17:53
2015/06/19 17:53
14d
... is hardly an unknown who needs an introduction. But we have tried to scratch beneath the surface to bring you a detailed insight into the claret and blues’ newest recruit. Here’s the...
2015/07/03 23:39
2015/07/03 23:39
Latest from Twitter