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NZ's Hubbard becomes first transgender...

NZ's Hubbard becomes first transgender...

Other Sports

Mon, Aug 2 2021

New Zealand's Laurel Hubbard made history on Monday by becoming the first openly transgender athlete...

Australia's McKeown wins women's Olympic...

Australia's McKeown wins women's Olympic...

Sports

Sat, Jul 31 2021

20-year-old McKeown swam a blistering final 50m to touch in 2min 04.68sec ahead of Canada's Kylie...

Iranian Alizadeh wins chance for first...

Iranian Alizadeh wins chance for first...

Other Sports

Sun, Jul 25 2021

Iranian Kimia Alizadeh could make Olympic history for the second time on Sunday after winning her first...

12-year-old TT player from war-torn...

12-year-old TT player from war-torn...

Other Sports

Sat, Jul 24 2021

Syria's Hend Zaza - the youngest athlete at the Tokyo Olympics at just 12 - said just reaching the...

Pele hails 'much more than footballer'...

Pele hails Marta after Olympics...

Football

Thu, Jul 22 2021

35-year-old Marta scored twice as Brazil opened their Tokyo Olympics campaign with a 5-0 rout of...

Japan police find Ugandan weightlifter...

Japan police find Ugandan weightlifter...

Other Sports

Tue, Jul 20 2021

A Ugandan weightlifter has been found four days after he disappeared from an Olympic training camp in...

Bangladesh Nobel laureate Yunus to receive...

Bangladesh Nobel laureate Yunus to receive...

Sports

Thu, Jul 15 2021

The 81-year old economist will be given the award at the Tokyo 2020 opening ceremony on July 23

Bolt describes racist abuse of England...

Bolt describes racist abuse of England...

Football

Wed, Jul 14 2021

Eight-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt told Reuters that racism has no place in football or in society...

Tokyo scraps Olympic torch relay legs...

Tokyo scraps Olympic torch relay legs...

Sports

Wed, Jul 7 2021

The Olympic flame arrives in Tokyo on Friday, but private torch-lighting ceremonies will replace the...

Farah misses Olympic qualifying...

Farah misses Olympic qualifying...

Sports

Sat, Jun 26 2021

The British athletics squad for Tokyo will be named Tuesday but for the first time since 2004, Farah...

India mourns as 'Flying Sikh' Milkha...

Milkha Singh dies of Covid at 91

South Asia

Sat, Jun 19 2021

He shot to fame at the 1960 Olympics in Rome when he finished fourth in the 400m after a photo-finish...

Covid-19 vaccine dilemma ahead of Olympics,...

Covid-19 vaccine dilemma

Sports

Tue, Jan 26 2021

IOC president Thomas Bach has said there would be "neither a vaccine obligation nor a priority to...

Coleman to miss Olympics after ban

Coleman to miss Olympics

Sports

Wed, Oct 28 2020

Coleman, who narrowly escaped a ban last year for missing three doping tests, was provisionally suspended...

US threat to pull Wada funding could...

US threat to pull Wada funding could...

North America

Fri, Sep 4 2020

The Tokyo Olympics have been delayed by a year until July 23 to August 8, 2021, because of the novel...

Brazil qualify for 2020 Olympic men's...

Brazil qualify for 2020 Olympic men's...

Football

Mon, Feb 10 2020

Brazil had to beat their arch rivals in the Colombia qualifier in order to join them as one of South...

Mbappe dreams of Champions League, Euro...

Mbappe dreams of Champions League, Euro...

Football

Tue, Jan 21 2020

The 21-year-old PSG and France star, a World Cup winner in 2018, was asked what was on his wish list...

Five sports to apply for Olympic...

5 sports to apply for wildcard

Sports

Thu, Jan 9 2020

Wildcards are the only options for Bangladesh to take part in the Olympics without qualifying for the...

Bolt not giving up hope on football...

Bolt not giving up hope on football...

Football

Sat, Nov 3 2018

Usain Bolt's indefinite try-out period with the A-League's Central Coast Mariners collapsed on...

Bolt fumes over drug test notice

Bolt fumes over drug test notice

Athletics

Mon, Oct 15 2018

Usain Bolt quit athletics last year and is yet to be offered a deal by Australia's Central Coast...

Hiddink appointed coach of Chinese Olympic...

Hiddink appointed coach of Chinese Olympic...

Football

Mon, Sep 10 2018

Guus Hiddink, becomes the latest big name coach to move to China since the country's president, Xi...

Bolt struggling with football pace,...

Bolt struggling with football pace,...

Football

Tue, Aug 28 2018

Usain bolt has been given an opportunity by Australia's Central Coast Mariners to fulfil his dream...