The most interesting names of the Olympics

Some of the eye-catching names of the 2012 Olympians. -- By Tiara Chiaramonte, Yahoo! Sports



Olympics Day 7 - Gymnastics - Trampoline

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 03: Dong Dong of China celebrates after competing in the Men's Trampoline during Day 7 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at North Greenwich Arena on August 3, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

Olympics Day 2 - Men's Football - Brazil v Belarus

MANCHESTER, UNITED KINGDOM - JULY 29: Hulk of Brazil leaps over Alexandr Gutor of Belarus during the Men's Football first round Group C Match between Brazil and Belarus on Day 2 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Old Trafford on July 29, 2012 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Francis Bompard/Getty Images)

Olympics Day 1 - Cycling - Road

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 28: Jack Bauer of New Zealand in action during the Men's Road Race Road Cycling on day 1 of the London 2012 Olympic Games on July 28, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

China v United States

CHESTER, PA - MAY 27: Hope Solo #1 of the USA catches the ball during the game against China at PPL Park on May 27, 2012 in Chester, Pennsylvania. USA won 4-1. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Olympics Day 3 - Volleyball

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 30: Destinee Hooker of United States serves in the Women's Volleyball Preliminary match between the United States and Brazil on Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Earls Court on July 30, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Olympics Day 3 - Diving

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 30: Ivan Garcia Navarro of Mexico reacts as he competes with his diving partner German Sanchez Sanchez in the Men's Synchronised 10m Platform Diving on Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 30, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Getty Images)

Olympics Day 4 - Volleyball

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 31: Zbigniew Bartman #9 of Poland prepares his serve to Bulgaria during Men's Volleyball on Day 4 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Earls Court on July 31, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

2012 Olympic Games - Opening Ceremony

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 27: Reigning Olympic Men's 100m and 200m champion Usain Bolt of the Jamaica Olympic athletics team carries his country's flag during the Opening Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on July 27, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Joel Redhead

V. Diju, Jwala Gutta

V. Diju of India, right, returns a shot against Joachim Fischer Nielsen and Christinna Perdersen of Denmark, as his teammate Jwala Gutta looks on during their final match against at the Badminton World Super Series Masters Finals in Johor Bahru, southern Malaysia, Sunday, Dec. 6, 2009. Denmark won 21-14, 21-18. (AP Photo/Lai Seng Sin)

The Associated Press

Bahama's Chris Brown celebrates after winning the Men's 400m final at the 13th IAAF World Indoor Athletics Championships in Saturday, March 13, 2010 in Doha, Qatar.(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)

Associated Press

French Olympic swimmers Fanny Babou, left, and Ophelie Etienne, right, receive a very British welcome on arrival at the Eurostar Terminal at London St. Pancras Station ahead of the London 2012 Olympic Games on Tuesday July 24, 2012. (Photo by Mark Allan/AP Images for Eurostar)

Olympics Day 3 - Swimming

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 30: Liam Tancock of Great Britain looks on after he competed in the Final of the Men's 100m Backstroke on Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 30, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Olympics Day 10 - Gymnastics - Trampoline

BEIJING - AUGUST 18: (EDITORS NOTE: A special effects camera filter was used for this image.) Karen Cockburn of Canada competes in the trampoline women?s final gymnastics event at the National Indoor Stadium on Day 10 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 18, 2008 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno - Season 20

THE TONIGHT SHOW WITH JAY LENO -- Episode 4277 -- Pictured: Olympian Lolo Jones during an interview on June 25, 2012 -- (Photo by: Stacie McChesney/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)

Olympics Day 1 - Handball

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 28: Kathryn Fudge of Great Britain celebrates a point in the Women's Handball preliminaries Group A - Match 5 between Montenegro and Great Britain on Day 1 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Copper Box on July 28, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

ISSF Shooting World Cup - LOCOG Test Event for London 2012: Day Nine

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 27: Yu Du of China in action during qualifying for the Men's Trap on day nine of the ISSF Shooting World Cup LOCOG Test Event for London 2012 at The Royal Artillery Barracks on April 27, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

12th IAAF World Athletics Championships - Day Four

BERLIN - AUGUST 18: Gavin Smellie of Canada competes in the men's 200 Metres Heats during day four of the 12th IAAF World Athletics Championships at the Olympic Stadium on August 18, 2009 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

16th Asian Games - Day 10: Athletics

GUANGZHOU, CHINA - NOVEMBER 22: Yoo Suk Kim of South Korea competes in the Men's Pole Vault final at Aoti Main Stadium during day ten of the 16th Asian Games Guangzhou 2010 on November 22, 2010 in Guangzhou, China. (Photo by Mark Dadswell/Getty Images)

Swimming Day Fifteen - 14th FINA World Championships

SHANGHAI, CHINA - JULY 30: Victoria Poon of Canada looks on before the Women's 50m Freestyle Semi Final during Day Fifteen of the 14th FINA World Championships at the Oriental Sports Center on July 30, 2011 in Shanghai, China. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Olympics Day 3 - Weightlifting

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 30: Oscar Albeiro Figueroa Mosquera of Colombia competes during the Men's 62kg Weightlifting on Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at ExCeL on July 30, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

USOC Portrait Shoot

WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - NOVEMBER 15: Boxer Queen Underwood poses for a portrait during the USOC Portrait Shoot at Smashbox West Hollywood on November 15, 2011 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images for USOC)

Amit Kumar Amit Kumar

2012 Samsung World Rowing Cup III In Lucerne - Day 1

LUCERNE, SWITZERLAND - MAY 25: Peter Taylor (R) and Storm Uru (L) of New Zealand row in the Men's lightweight double sculls during Day 1 of the 2012 Samsung World Rowing Cup III on Lucerne Rotsee on May 25, 2012 in Lucerne, Switzerland. (Photo by Martin Rose/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Olympics Day 4 - Equestrian

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 31: Nina Lamsam Ligon of Thailand riding Butts Leon in action in the Show Jumping Equestrian event on Day 4 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Greenwich Park on July 31, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)