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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

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...

Long walk finally over for Spain's eight-time...

Long walk finally over for Spain's eight-time...

Athletics

Fri, Aug 6 2021

51-year-old Jesus Angel Garcia  finished 35th in sweltering conditions in Sapporo, crossing the...

Irie becomes Japan's first woman champion...

Irie becomes Japan's first woman champion...

Other Sports

Tue, Aug 3 2021

Sena Irie became the first Japanese woman to win Olympic boxing gold on Tuesday, defeating Nesthy Petecio...

Biles trains on beam ahead of Olympics...

Biles trains on beam ahead of Olympics...

Athletics

Tue, Aug 3 2021

Biles has not performed in public since sensationally dropping out of the women's team final last...

Warholm destroys world record to win...

Warholm destroys world record to win...

Athletics

Tue, Aug 3 2021

Last month, Warholm broke Kevin Young's 29-year world mark with a time of 46.70 seconds but he blew...

Italy's Jacobs wins first post-Bolt...

Italy's Jacobs wins first post-Bolt...

Athletics

Sun, Aug 1 2021

Jacobs, 26, timed a European record of 9.80 seconds, with American Fred Kerley taking silver in 9.84sec...

Zverev routs Khachanov to win Olympic...

Zverev routs Khachanov to win Olympic...

Tennis

Sun, Aug 1 2021

Alexander Zverev brushed aside Karen Khachanov in straight sets on Sunday to seal the Olympic men's...

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...

Ethiopian Barega upsets Cheptegei to...

Ethiopian Barega upsets Cheptegei to...

Athletics

Fri, Jul 30 2021

21-year old Barega powered down the home straight to cross the line in 27 minutes 43.22 seconds, ahead...

Schoenmaker takes gold for South Africa...

Schoenmaker takes gold for South Africa...

Other Sports

Fri, Jul 30 2021

The 24-year-old's victory marked the second African gold medal in the pool following Tunisian Ahmed...

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...

'Small but proud': San Marino shooter...

'Small but proud': San Marino shooter...

Other Sports

Fri, Jul 30 2021

33-year-old Perilli is the woman who made history for San Marino, whose first Games was back in 1960,...

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...

18 athletes denied Olympics participation...

Tokyo Games: 18 barred over drug...

World

Thu, Jul 29 2021

It was not immediately clear if the athletes affected had already arrived in Japan

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

Brazil, Japan march into quarter-finals,...

Brazil, Japan march into quarter-finals,...

Football

Wed, Jul 28 2021

Brazil striker Richarlison, who netted a hat-trick against Germany in their opener, headed in to make...

Biles supported by US gymnasts, other...

Biles supported by US gymnasts, other...

Athletics

Wed, Jul 28 2021

Putting her mental struggles in front of the world saw Biles join a growing number of world-class athletes...

Biles' Olympics in doubt as 'medical...

Biles' Olympics in doubt as 'medical...

Athletics

Tue, Jul 27 2021

A statement from USA Gymnastics said Biles was suffering from an unspecified "medical issue"...

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...