Olympic Games: The conundrum of playing the host4 min read 10 Aug 2016, 08:35 AM IST
If a country has few billion dollars lying around, then by all means host the Games. And make it awesome. It is great fun for the rest of us who don't have to pay for it
London: At first glance, this might seem like a stupid question with a pretty obvious answer: Does it really help, from a sporting perspective, to host Olympics? A mere glance at historical medals tallies would suggest that the answer is a resounding yes. Host nations rarely do better at the Olympics than when they host the sporting jamboree.
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