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Bribery and corruption at the Olympics

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When we think of the Olympics we believe it is the epitome of healthy competition, where the best participants win to make their countries proud. But this belief has been marred by instances of bribery and corruption at the Games time and again.

During the ancient Olympics, atheletes and trainers took the oath not to 'sin against the Games', but these scandals continue to haunt the International Olympics Committee.

Here's a brief look at the history of bribery and corruption at the Olympics.

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