Jones puts hand up to carry London flag

March 17, 2012
By Liam FitzGibbon
History-making swimmer Leisel Jones says she would put her hand up to carry the flag for Australia at the London Olympics opening ceremony despite competing on the second day of competition.

Jones is likely to be one of the front runners for the job after becoming the first Australian swimmer to earn a spot at four Olympics at trials in Adelaide on Saturday night.

Swimmers competing on the early days of the meet are usually recommended not to march in the opening ceremony but ...

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