India’s Quest for Olympic Prominence
At the Olympics, every athlete is winner. Some win their share of the limelight while others live to train for the next Olympics.
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How African Athletes Performed At Olympics 2012
Writing a review of Africa’s participation in the Olympics has been harder than I imagined. With my country Ghana, the assessment was very simple and could be summed up with one word – flop. Looking at the continent as a whole the picture is more complex but it is […]
Does It Matter If Uganda Fails To Get A Medal At London 2012 Olympics?
The current lead article – The Olympics: A Tale of Two Worlds is asking if; “Do the Olympic Games provide a unique opportunity for us to come together on a level playing field, or are they just one more circumstance in which the differences between the developed and developing worlds […]
Ghana’s Olympic Debacle Calls For A Rethink
Ghana last won an Olympic medal in 1992 when its football team won bronze. Since then our results in football in the Olympics have not been impressive with the country missing the last two editions. The only other medals have been won in Boxing with the last in that field […]