Athletes who shone in 2012

The 2012 was marked by significant Ecuadorian sports figures. Here is a summary of the most prominent of this year. Alex Quiñonez: The Ecuadorian sprinter, Alex Quiñonez, 22, ended seven place in the final of the 200 meter race in London 2012 with a mark of 20.57 seconds. Jose...

National Assembly honored athletes from the Olympics

Yesterday, the 36 Ecuadorian athletes who represented the country at the 2012 London Olympics were honored by the plenary of the National Assembly. Among the most famous was the Esmeraldas Alex Quinonez, who became the seventh fastest man in the world, after occupying the post in...

Cameroonians Athletes disappear in London after being eliminated from Olympic Games

Sport and Gymnastics Ministry of Cameroon, said this morning that seven athletes from that country who were competing in the Olympic Games in London, are missing. It is believed that athletes, among those included five boxers, a swimmer and a soccer player, have decided to stay...
Carlos Quipo and Pongprayoon Kaeo

Quipo says goodbye London 2012 Olympic Games

This afternoon, Ecuadorian boxer Carlos Quipo was eliminated in the second round of the 49 kg division of the London 2012 Olympic Games, after facing the world number three, Thai Kaeo Pongprayoon. Pongprayoon ended the first round surpassed by 1-2. In the second episode the...
Oreydi Despaigne and Ramziddin Sayidov

Cuban Judoka Disqualified for Biting his Opponent in the Olympics

Oreydi Despaigne, Cuban judoka competing in the Olympics, was disqualified in the second round after allegedly biting his rival, Uzbek Ramziddin Sayidov. The action came just half a minute to finish the fight, with a favorable marker for Despaigne. The Uzbek threw his hand to...
Olympics

XXX Olympic Games in London Opens Today

Tonight, London will celebrate the feast of sports in style, after seven grueling years of preparation and organization, being the third time that develops in this city (1908 and 1948). More than 42,000 policemen (including police, military and private operators), will be...
Google pays homage to the XXX Olympic Games

Google Pays Tribute to 2012 Olympic Games

On Friday, Google pays homage to the XXX Olympic Games prior to its opening to be held tonight. Just for today, clicking on the Doodle, automatically agree to a list of the latest news related to this year’s Olympic Games, to be held in London. In Ecuador, the ceremony of...

Rafael Nadal Won’t Compete in the London Olympics

This morning, Spanish tennis player Rafael Nadal confirmed he will not participate in the London Olympics this year due to a knee injury. In a statement, the player said: “I am not able to compete in London and therefore I will not travel with the Spanish delegation.”...
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