Turkish weightlifter Erol Bilgin had his eight-place finish at the London 2012 Olympic Games wiped after a reanalysis of his sample showed a positive test for a banned substance.
Exclusive: Record number of London 2012 disqualifications shows justice been served, WADA President claims
A programme that saw more than two-thirds of 5,000 urine and blood samples taken at London 2012 re-analysed to test for banned performance-enhancing drugs, leading to an Olympic record number of disqualifications, has sent a clear message that athletes who have cheated can never rest comfortably, it has been claimed.
Yesterday marked a significant anniversary in the Olympic calendar as it was eight years since the Closing Ceremony of London 2012, an event billed as "A Symphony of British Music" featuring the likes of Paul McCartney, The Who, George Michael, The Pet Shop Boys, The Kinks' Ray Davies and The Spice Girls.
Eurosport and Ocean Outdoor have marked the initial date of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Closing Ceremony today by revisiting the best moments of the London 2012 Olympics at Piccadilly Circus.
A rare Torch from the 1952 Winter Olympic Games in Oslo was the highest seller at the latest RR Auction sale.
The International Olympic Committee has published a video highlighting Here East as a successful legacy story from the London 2012 Olympic Games.
Kazakhstan’s hurdler Natalya Ivoninskaya has been disqualified from the London 2012 Olympics after confirmation of her positive retest from the Games.
The BBC has faced criticism on social media after convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius was shown on highlights coverage from the London 2012 Olympic Games.
Iran’s Komeil Ghasemi and Russia’s Bilyal Makhov have been upgraded to gold medals in the men’s 120-kilogram freestyle wrestling event at the London 2012 Olympic Games.
UK Sport denies putting performance gain ahead of athlete welfare through "novel nutritional intervention"
UK Sport has denied putting performance gain ahead of athlete welfare after an investigation found British Olympians were given a so-called "novel nutritional intervention" to allegedly try and improve results.
Turkish weightlifter and 2010 world champion Mete Binay has had his results from the London 2012 Olympic Games disqualified by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) after a reanalysis of a sample from the Games showed a positive test for a banned substance.
Fifteen years ago this week, London 2012 was declared victorious after a five-way bid battle that amounted to the most ostentatious demonstration of Olympic power and glory since the dedication of the Temple of Zeus in 457 BC.
Japan’s London 2012 Olympic bronze medallist Risa Shinnabe has announced her retirement from volleyball at the age of 29.
International Testing Agency (ITA) has confirmed reanalysis of samples from the London 2012 Olympic Games has concluded, with work on more than a dozen anti-doping rule violations continuing until the statute of limitations expires in August.
Former Paralympic and Commonwealth powerlifting champion Oyema banned for four years for anti-doping violation
Esther Oyema, a Paralympic powerlifting champion at London 2012 has been banned for four years by the International Paralympic Committee after committing an anti-doping rule violation (ADRV).