Tickets for Olympics athletics events on sale

The London 2012 ticketing site was showing some athletics tickets were available this morning. Previously all athletics events had been sold out.

Most of the tickets available were for the more expensive tickets, starting at £725. Some cheaper tickets - £95 and £125 - were also available.

A screen shot of the London 2012 ticketing site

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Extra Olympics tickets on sale

Hundreds of extra Olympics tickets have gone on sale overnight after the organisers of London 2012 contacted international federations who have not used their allocations.