Olympic gossip: who will light the London flame? Will medal hope Idowu be fit?
But some pundits are already looking forward to the weekend
Mixed messages as supreme leader relaxes rules but continues to pursue nuclear arsenal
Portuguese must overhaul squad after being installed as the new boss at White Hart Lane
Olympic gossip: Stadium UK theme for Beeb's titles, British sprinter sets 100m record
Striker praised to the rafters after his two goals sink Germany at Euro 2012
Opinion digest: banking culture, government U-turns and Beckham's Olympic snub
How did the unknown Czech overcome Nadal? Was he on drugs, asks Twitter?
Italian and Spanish banks can be bailed out by funds given directly to them, avoiding government debt
Football's love affair with tiki taka may be over as criticism of Spain's six-man midfield grows