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China claim early Olympic golds, Carapaz...

China claim early Olympic golds, Carapaz...

Other Sports

Sat, Jul 24 2021

Cyclist Richard Carapaz became just the second competitor in Ecuador's history to top the podium,...

Algerian judoka given Olympic chop for...

Algerian judoka given Olympic chop for...

Sports

Sat, Jul 24 2021

Iranian judokas have also come under fire for refusing to compete against their Israeli

OP-ED: To watch or not to watch?

OP-ED: To watch or not to watch?

The Conversation UK

Sat, Jul 24 2021

The Tokyo Olympics raises difficult questions for fans

Olympics chief admits sleepless nights...

Olympics chief admits sleepless nights...

Other Sports

Tue, Jul 20 2021

Olympics chief Thomas Bach revealed "doubts" and "sleepless nights" over the postponed...

Germany walk off in friendly after alleged...

Germany walk off in friendly after alleged...

Football

Sat, Jul 17 2021

The German men's Olympic footballteam left the pitch five minutes before the end of their warm-up...

Virus outbreaks at Olympic hotels sow...

Virus outbreaks at Olympic hotels sow...

Sports

Fri, Jul 16 2021

Health experts and hotel staff say the outbreaks underscore the risks of holding the world's largest...

Japan's 'Recovery Olympics' message...

Japan's 'Recovery Olympics' message...

Sports

Tue, Jul 13 2021

Initially, organisers had said a spectator ban in Tokyo and surrounding areas would not affect regions...

Poll: Olympics scepticism particularly...

Poll: Olympics scepticism particularly...

Sports

Tue, Jul 13 2021

Just 22 percent in Japan thought the Games should be staged, according to a poll by international market...

IOC chief praises Tokyo preparation...

IOC chief praises Tokyo preparation...

Sports

Tue, Jul 13 2021

International Olympic Committee President Bach, who arrived in Japan last week and spent three days in...

Chinese athletes complain about lax...

Chinese athletes complain about lax...

Sports

Mon, Jul 12 2021

The pandemic has cast a shadow over the Games with organizers banning all fans from venues in Tokyo and...

Tokyo enters fresh coronavirus emergency...

Tokyo enters fresh Covid emergency as...

Coronavirus

Mon, Jul 12 2021

Japan has not seen the explosive coronavirus outbreak seen elsewhere but has recorded more than 815,440...

Tokyo Olympics organizers bow to pressure...

Olympics organizers bow to pressure...

World

Fri, Jul 9 2021

Japan has not suffered the explosive outbreak seen elsewhere but has recorded over 800,000 cases and...

Two-time Olympic tennis champion Murray...

Two-time Olympic tennis champion Murray...

Tennis

Fri, Jun 25 2021

Three-time Grand Slam champion Andy Murray made a return to singles action at key Wimbledon warm-up tournament...

Salah unlikely to play for Egypt at...

Salah unlikely to play for Egypt at...

Sports

Wed, Jun 23 2021

Mohamed Salah is unlikely to join Egypt's Olympic soccer team, as his English Premier League club...

Diya gets wildcard entry for...

Diya gets wildcard entry for...

Sports

Mon, Jun 21 2021

Ruman has already earned direct qualification in the Olympics

First ever transgender athlete selected...

First ever transgender athlete selected...

Other Sports

Mon, Jun 21 2021

Hubbard will compete in the super-heavyweight 87-kg category, her selection made possible by updated...

'We cannot postpone again,' says Tokyo...

Tokyo 2020 chief: We cannot postpone...

East Asia

Thu, Jun 3 2021

Japan is battling a fourth wave of infections with just 50 days left to the start of the Games

Indian board goes into bat for Olympic...

Indian board goes into bat for Olympic...

Cricket

Sun, Apr 18 2021

Cricket last featured in the 1900 Olympics in Paris

PM opens Bangabandhu Bangladesh...

PM opens Bangabandhu Bangladesh...

Sports

Thu, Apr 1 2021

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina asked country’s sportspersons to get prepare for the Olympics when...

Japan PM Suga says to probably invite...

Japan PM might invite Biden to the...

East Asia

Fri, Mar 26 2021

The heads of other Group of Seven industrialized nations had voiced support for the Summer Games to be...

International spectators to be barred...

International spectators to be barred...

World

Sun, Mar 21 2021

Some 600,000 Olympic tickets purchased by overseas residents will be refunded, as will another 300,000...