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Olympic left-overs. Beijing’s Water Cube from 2008 is now a water park.
Jul 27

Olympic left-overs. Beijing’s Water Cube from 2008 is now a water park.

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Let the Games begin!
Source: Reuters
Jul 29

Let the Games begin!

Source: Reuters

Greatest Olympian ever? Hard to argue against that.
Picture: EPA
Aug 3

Greatest Olympian ever? Hard to argue against that.

Picture: EPA

Lidia Valentin Perez of Spain. Women’s 75kg Weightlifting. 
Source: Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images Europe
Aug 6

Lidia Valentin Perez of Spain. Women’s 75kg Weightlifting. 

Source: Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images Europe

Will a muslim majority country stage the Olympics anytime soon?
Illustration: Matt Golding
Source: SMH
Aug 12

Will a muslim majority country stage the Olympics anytime soon?

Illustration: Matt Golding

Source: SMH

Bolt crossing the finish line.
Aug 12

Bolt crossing the finish line.

(Source: buzzfeed)

Aug 15

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As the 2014 Olympics officially open in Sochi, take a look back at photos from the 1980 Summer Games, in Moscow: http://nyr.kr/1b9F7vo
Soviet dancers and gymnasts rehearse for the opening ceremony of the twenty-second Olympic Summer Games, at Moscow’s Lenin Stadium. The Games officially opened on July 19, 1980. Photograph by AP.
Feb 8

As the 2014 Olympics officially open in Sochi, take a look back at photos from the 1980 Summer Games, in Moscow: http://nyr.kr/1b9F7vo

Soviet dancers and gymnasts rehearse for the opening ceremony of the twenty-second Olympic Summer Games, at Moscow’s Lenin Stadium. The Games officially opened on July 19, 1980. Photograph by AP.

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