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Nourine gets 10-year ban for withdrawing...

Nourine gets 10-year ban for withdrawing...

Sports

Tue, Sep 14 2021

Algerian Nourine said his political support for the Palestinian cause made it impossible for him to compete...

OP-ED: Towards a level playing...

OP-ED: Towards a level playing...

Sumit Basu

Tue, Aug 31 2021

Tokyo Olympics 2020 reveals that podium space is now increasingly distributed among nations

OP-ED: Olympic dreams?

OP-ED: Olympic dreams?

Mustafizur Rahman Khan

Wed, Aug 18 2021

Can our athlete bring home gold?

OP-ED: No medals for you!

OP-ED: No medals for you!

Esam Sohail

Sat, Aug 14 2021

What explains Bangladesh’s lack of Olympic success?

Sayonara Tokyo, bonjour Paris: Olympic...

Sayonara Tokyo, bonjour Paris: Olympic...

Sports

Mon, Aug 9 2021

Athletes who had taken part in the Tokyo Games were cheered by the crowds as thoughts turned to

Krasteva wins Bulgaria's first women's...

Krasteva wins Bulgaria's first women's...

Sports

Sat, Aug 7 2021

The 35-year-old Krasteva, who finished fifth at the London 2012 Games, was ahead on the scorecards after...

Proud Durant leads US to fourth straight...

Proud Durant leads US to fourth straight...

Sports

Sat, Aug 7 2021

Team USA had headed to Tokyo after defeats to Nigeria and Australia in lead-up exhibition matches, sparking...

Britain's Yafai wins flyweight Olympic...

Britain's Yafai wins flyweight Olympic...

Sports

Sat, Aug 7 2021

Yafai, cheered on from the stands by his British teammates -- many of them with the country's flag...

Tropical storm to hit Tokyo on last...

Storm to hit Tokyo as Olympics...

East Asia

Fri, Aug 6 2021

It was moving east, packing gusts of up to 108 kilometres per hour (67 miles per hour)

Djokovic out of Olympics mixed doubles...

Djokovic out of Olympics mixed doubles...

Sports

Sat, Jul 31 2021

The 20-time major champion Djokovic, whose Golden Grand Slam hopes were dashed by Alexander Zverev on...

Angry Djokovic loses to Carreno Busta...

Angry Djokovic loses to Carreno Busta...

Sports

Sat, Jul 31 2021

The 20-time major champion Djokovic, whose Golden Grand Slam hopes were dashed by Alexander Zverev on...

US hurdlers sparkle at Olympics, Nigerian...

US hurdlers sparkle at Olympics, Nigerian...

Sports

Sat, Jul 31 2021

Nigerian Okagbare by contrast will not be lining up in the women's 100 metres semi-finals later on...

Britain make history as mixed relay...

Britain make history as mixed relay...

Sports

Sat, Jul 31 2021

Britain have now won seven swimming medals in Tokyo, including four golds, two silvers and a bronze,...

Ledecky targets 2028 Olympics after...

Ledecky targets 2028 Olympics after...

Sports

Sat, Jul 31 2021

24-year-old Ledecky touched in 8min 12.57sec to outpace Australian arch-rival Ariarne Titmus, who clocked...

Japan to expand state of emergency as...

Japan to expand state of emergency

East Asia

Fri, Jul 30 2021

Tokyo announced a record 3,865 daily infections on Thursday, up from 3,177 a day earlier

OP-ED: A case for Bangladesh’s...

OP-ED: A case for Bangladesh’s...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Jul 29 2021

We should set our sights on such heights of grandeur as the Olympics

Biles pulls out again in Tokyo to focus...

Biles pulls out again in Tokyo to focus...

Other Sports

Wed, Jul 28 2021

Superstar US gymnast Simone Biles pulled out of a second event at the Tokyo Olympics on Wednesday, withdrawing...

Argentine fencer accepts marriage proposal...

Argentine fencer accepts marriage proposal...

Other Sports

Tue, Jul 27 2021

Argentine fencer Maria Belen Perez Maurice, after a first-round exit in her third Olympics, was disappointedly...

Ruman wins first round but loses in...

Ruman wins first round but loses in...

Sports

Tue, Jul 27 2021

Ruman won the first round against Hall by 7-3 set points before losing his second round match

Baki eliminated from 10-meter Air...

Baki eliminated from 10-meter Air...

Other Sports

Sun, Jul 25 2021

Bangladesh famed shooter Abdullah Hel Baki was eliminated from the qualification round of his favourite...

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,...