2020 Tokyo Olympics

Shutler PV Sindhu quits Olympic camp, leaves for UK

Shutler PV Sindhu quits Olympic camp, leaves for UK

Update: This copy was published prior to PV Sindhu's reaction. It has since been updated.

Wrestler Vinesh Phogat tests

Wrestler Vinesh Phogat tests

New DelhiIndia's top woman wrestler Vinesh Phogat on Friday said she has tested positive for COVID-19 but is asymptomatic.Selected for th...Read More

Tokyo Olympics will "definitely" be held next year: IOC member Batra

Tokyo Olympics will "definitely" be held next year: IOC member Batra

New Delhi: IOC member and IOA president Narinder Batra on Saturday said that the postponed 2020 Tokyo Olympics will "definitely" be held ...Read More

Postponed Tokyo Olympics to open on July 23, 2021, Indonesia records highest COVID-19 death toll

Postponed Tokyo Olympics to open on July 23, 2021, Indonesia records highest COVID-19 death toll

The 2020 Tokyo Olympics, which were postponed last week over the growing COVID-19 pandemic, will be held from July 23 to Aug. 8 next year...Read More

Athletes who have qualified
for 2020 will keep 2021 Olympics spot

Athletes who have qualified for 2020 will keep 2021 Olympics spot

Around 57% of the 11,000 scheduled participants for Tokyo had already made sure of taking part when the International Olympic Committee (...Read More

Jaguars and underpants: When Olympic torch relays go wrong

Jaguars and underpants: When Olympic torch relays go wrong

From a jaguar on the loose to an elaborate hoax involving burning underwear, the Olympic torch relay has had its fair share of mishaps.

Latest Coronavirus Update: Global sporting events bludgeoned

Latest Coronavirus Update: Global sporting events bludgeoned

In Football, UEFA is supposed to hold a crisis meeting next week, European football's governing body announced

China's Olympics champ Sun banned for 8 years

China's Olympics champ Sun banned for 8 years

A 10-hour hearing broadcast on the court’s website showed Sun to be evasive at times under questioning that was hampered by severe transl...Read More

'Athletes should be concerned about coronavirus': Ian Thorpe issues warning ahead of Tokyo Olympics 2020

'Athletes should be concerned about coronavirus': Ian Thorpe issues warning ahead of Tokyo Olympics 2020

The former swimmer also said that it is upto the organisers of the event to maintain the safety of the athletes.

Indian shooters have potential to win multiple medals in Tokyo Olympics: Abhinav Bindra

Indian shooters have potential to win multiple medals in Tokyo Olympics: Abhinav Bindra

The 37-year-old Bindra remains India's only individual gold medallist at Olympics but heading into the next Games, he is extremely hopefu...Read More

National coach Pullela Gopichand to mentor badminton coaches post Tokyo Olympics

National coach Pullela Gopichand to mentor badminton coaches post Tokyo Olympics

Gopichand, who has been at the helm of Indian badminton for one and a half decades, will be mentoring the badminton programme in Anup Sri...Read More

Traditional Japanese architecture inspires recreational complex at Summer Olympics 2020

Traditional Japanese architecture inspires recreational complex at Summer Olympics 2020

This temporary construction is inspired by traditional Japanese architecture based on the assembly of wood slats. Once the Games get over...Read More

India's badminton journey in 2019: From PV Sindhu's gold to rise of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Chirag Shetty

India's badminton journey in 2019: From PV Sindhu's gold to rise of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Chirag Shetty

The world championship in Switzerland, in fact, was a big one for India in more than one way as B Sai Praneeth emulated Prakash Padukone ...Read More

Russia ready to challenge World Anti-Doping Agency ban for chance to take part in 2020 Olympics

Russia ready to challenge World Anti-Doping Agency ban for chance to take part in 2020 Olympics

Russia's Olympic Committee chief Stanislav Pozdnyakov said that Russia would do everything in its power to get its athletes to Tokyo 2020.

2020 Tokyo Olympics: India in group of death

2020 Tokyo Olympics: India in group of death

The hockey team is clubbed with defending champions Argentina and strong Australia in 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Hockey Olympics Qualifiers: Indian Men’s team beats Russia

Hockey Olympics Qualifiers: Indian Men’s team beats Russia

India Hockey Team defeated Russia in Bhubaneswar by 4-2 in first leg of Tokyo Olympics in Bhubaneswar. Mandeep Singh led the team from th...Read More

WC bronze motivation for upcoming challenges: Punia

WC bronze motivation for upcoming challenges: Punia

Punia and Dahiya had sealed a spot at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics by qualifying for the bronze medal round

Vinesh Phogat loses in pre-quarters, 2020 Olympics hope still alive

Vinesh Phogat loses in pre-quarters, 2020 Olympics hope still alive

Nur-Sultan: Vinesh Phogat on Tuesday was knocked out of the World Wrestling Championships in the pre-quarterfinals. After a good start to...Read More

Olympics count: India highest among all nations with 8 gold medals in hockey

Olympics count: India highest among all nations with 8 gold medals in hockey

On August 12, 1948, the Indian men’s hockey team won its first-ever gold at the London Olympics as an independent nation by beating Great...Read More

Dipa Karmakar needs to win gold to qualify for Olympics: Bisweswar Nandi

Dipa Karmakar needs to win gold to qualify for Olympics: Bisweswar Nandi

New Delhi: Dipa Karmakar needs to win nothing less than a gold in the upcoming World Cups to qualify for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, says co...Read More

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