• Thursday, Dec 02, 2021
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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's Golden Slam dreams dashed...

Djokovic's Golden Slam dreams dashed...

Tennis

Fri, Jul 30 2021

Djokovic had been aiming to become the first man to win all four majors and Olympic gold in the same...

World pole vault champion Kendricks...

World pole vault champion Kendricks...

Athletics

Thu, Jul 29 2021

Kendricks won back-to-back gold medals at the 2017 and 2019 world championships and was one of the main...

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...

Osaka in dominant form as Barty makes...

Osaka in dominant form as Barty makes...

Tennis

Sun, Jul 25 2021

Australian Barty, a twice Grand Slam champion fresh off her victory at Wimbledon, was dumped out of the...

Opening ceremony director fired over...

Olympic opening ceremony director fired...

Sports

Thu, Jul 22 2021

The news is the latest in a series of embarrassments for Tokyo organisers that have sparked outrage and...

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...

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...

Tokyo organisers insist Olympic Village...

Tokyo organisers insist Olympic Village...

Other Sports

Mon, Jul 19 2021

Games organisers played down the risk of a cluster emerging, saying there have been "no significant...

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...

Farah fails to make Olympic 10k qualifying...

Farah fails to make Olympic 10k qualifying...

Athletics

Sun, Jun 6 2021

Mo Farah blamed a foot injury for his poor showing, which had prevented him from training over the last...

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...

Stranded by virus, Japan couple become...

Stranded by virus, Japan couple become...

World

Tue, Aug 25 2020

Cape Verde's Olympic committee has told the couple they will have tickets to watch the Games in...