Olympics Posts

The Best Of The Dream

There were plenty of highlights at the 2000 Olympics in Sydney – the men’s 4×100 metre freestyle relay and Cathy Freeman are right up there – but there is no…

16 Aussie Gold Medalists from Sydney

If there’s three things we love at Ladbrokes its lists, nostalgia and winners. The 20 year anniversary of the Sydney 2000 Olympics ticks all three boxes – a winning trifecta…

Cult Classic Aussie Athletes

When it comes to the Commonwealth and Olympic Games not only does it produce magic moments and champions – it produces many a cult hero. The people who come out…

Remembering the Miracle on Ice

One of the more memorable moments of the Winter Olympics came in 1980 when the amateur US men’s hockey team upset the defending gold medallist Soviet Union side in what…