2012 Hours To Go!

Besides the swanky sweaty IPL, on another part of the sports world, the London 2012 Olympics Stadium dropped down its sheets on Saturday. There were over 40000 spectators who attended the opening of the official stadium in East London.

London Olympics - 2012 hours to go

London Olympics – 2012 hours to go

There were numerous British celebs, sports stars as well as branded icons who took part in the ceremony making it the grandest of grand affair. The event began at 7 p.m. (London Time). The last 90 minutes were set for the student of British University to undergo a test event. After that there were several great athletes of the country who took part in invitational events. There was even a surprise sweet meat for the audience as one member amongst them will win a chance to officially be a part of the stadium’s opening. Over all, there was something from the famous to the fascinated.

With the cutting of the ribbon, it was calling of the fiesta! From games to stunts and invitational to sponsored, it was a well-glued acrobatic brilliance. A mixture of fun and talent, there were excites like zorbing and bicycle riding.

The magnificence of the look along with the superiors of intelligence and quality, the stadium stands as a beacon of healthy competition, athleticism, sportsmanship and international representation. Less than three months are remaining for the games to start and at such a time where chaos and climax can be entangled, the opening ceremony of the stadium came as a cool-off for the management committee, the sports players and the spectators.

The stadium is yet to get their license to be operated and Saturday’s event was the best test intertwined with glamour and grace to getting just that.

Those who came for the event passed through tight security, metal detectors and the “airport-style” security to enter into the stadium. There were four openings and closing along with three waterways at the side of the stadium. There are five bridges designed to enter to the stadium. The stadium’s capacity is of 80000.

No major technical, constructional or any other glitch came in the way on Saturday and the event went exactly as planned; with grandeur and glory.

The world awaits to see the broadcast of the finest games there exists. Coming Soon!

Tags: , , , , ,

Author:

Cricket

Star Sports continues to make cricket bigger

Star Sports continues to make cricket bigger

Posted by: Vikram Kamboj on November 14th, 2016

14, November, Mumbai, 2016: Star Sports builds cricket further and strengthens its popularity at a Pan-India level making the India-NZ ODI series as the highest ..

Football

RFYS: Rosary HSS and Government HSS clinch the finals in Goa

RFYS: Rosary HSS and Government HSS clinch the finals in Goa

Posted by: Vikram Kamboj on November 20th, 2016

Goa, November 19, 2016: On a bright and humid Saturday morning in Goa’s Duler Stadium, Rosary Higher Secondary School (Senior Girls) and Government Higher Sec ..

Tennis

Chennai Open 2017: Roberto Agut and Borna Coric confirm their participation

Chennai Open 2017: Roberto Agut and Borna Coric confirm their participation

Posted by: Vikram Kamboj on November 29th, 2016

Chennai:  The 22nd edition of the Aircel Chennai Open promises to be a world class affair, with two more tennis heavyweights confirming their presence for the ..

F1

Life Lessons learned from Sports & Fitness #TOSBDay

Life Lessons learned from Sports & Fitness #TOSBDay

Posted by: Vikram Kamboj on September 26th, 2016

Held on Sept 1st, The Outstanding Speakers’ Bureau (TOSB) Twinterview consisted of sports panelists such as Mark Gallagher (Public Speaker on F1 race), Shayam ..

Boxing

Uncertainty remains over future of Tyson Fury

Uncertainty remains over future of Tyson Fury

Posted by: Vikram Kamboj on October 27th, 2016

Having gone from Heavyweight Champion to the fallen giant in just a matter of months, the future of Tyson Fury remains up in the air, with many questioning whet ..

Other Sports

PUMA hosts Asafa Powell along with PT Usha, Milkha Singh and many more Indian athletes

PUMA hosts Asafa Powell along with PT Usha, Milkha Singh and many more Indian athletes

Posted by: Vikram Kamboj on November 18th, 2016

The Fastest Sportswear brand – PUMA hosted one of the fastest sprinters on the planet- Asafa Powell at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, New Delhi. The Jamaic ..

One stop guide to all the sports news, reviews, opinions, fixtures and live scores from India and around the world. A true reflection of sports.

Copyright © 2012 | The Sports Mirror