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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Australian canoeist Jessica Fox uses condom to repair kayak before clinching bronze medal - watch video

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Australian canoeist Jessica Fox uses condom to repair kayak before clinching bronze medal - watch video

Australia's Jessica Fox on Thursday made Olympic history at the Tokyo Games as the first gold medalist in women's canoe slalom. But the o...Read More

Tokyo Olympics 2020|Day 5 Round-up: PV Sindhu, Deepika Kumari, Pooja Rani advance; women's hockey team loses again

Tokyo Olympics 2020|Day 5 Round-up: PV Sindhu, Deepika Kumari, Pooja Rani advance; women's hockey team loses again

Tokyo: Day One began well for Indians, but thereafter it has been a downward trend at Tokyo Olympics. On the fifth day, however, women bo...Read More

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Deepika Kumari keeps medal hopes alive, makes last-16; Tarundeep Rai,Pravin Jadhav exit

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Deepika Kumari keeps medal hopes alive, makes last-16; Tarundeep Rai,Pravin Jadhav exit

Tokyo: Battling gusty winds under floodlights, Deepika Kumari was not at her best but the world number one archer kept the Indian medal h...Read More

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Will keep working hard to improve technical aspects, says  Indian fencer CA Bhavani Devi

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Will keep working hard to improve technical aspects, says Indian fencer CA Bhavani Devi

New Delhi: Indian fencer CA Bhavani Devi has said that the important lesson which she learnt from the Tokyo Olympics was to keep the hard...Read More

Tokyo Olympics 2020: India's Sharath beats Portugal's Tiago Apolonia 4-2 in table tennis, set for mega clash with China

Tokyo Olympics 2020: India's Sharath beats Portugal's Tiago Apolonia 4-2 in table tennis, set for mega clash with China

Tokyo: India's Sharath Kamal overcame a sluggish start to beat Portugal's Tiago Apolonia in the men's singles second round which was only...Read More

Tokyo Olympics 2020|Day 3 Round-up:  Archers hit Korean wall, TT veteran Sharath advances, fencer C A Bhavani Devi makes a mark

Tokyo Olympics 2020|Day 3 Round-up: Archers hit Korean wall, TT veteran Sharath advances, fencer C A Bhavani Devi makes a mark

Tokyo: Veteran paddler A Sharath Kamal turned back the clock to make the next round and fencer C A Bhavani Devi showed some spark in her ...Read More

Tokyo Olympics 2020: We're all stronger together in this journey, Sachin Tendulkar tells Indian athletes

Tokyo Olympics 2020: We're all stronger together in this journey, Sachin Tendulkar tells Indian athletes

Little Maestro Sachin Tendulkar has sent his best wishes to the Indian athletes ahead of the much-awaited Tokyo Olympics which gets under...Read More

Tokyo: International Olympic Committee elects Brisbane to host 2032 summer games

Tokyo: International Olympic Committee elects Brisbane to host 2032 summer games

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has elected Brisbane as host of the 2032 Olympics. The IOC members took the decision at the 138...Read More

Olympics 2020: Anil Kapoor shares video to cheer for India; Farah Khan says 'you should go to Tokyo'

Olympics 2020: Anil Kapoor shares video to cheer for India; Farah Khan says 'you should go to Tokyo'

Bollywood actor Anil Kapoor, on Tuesday, cheered the country's contingent for the upcoming Olympics by sharing a video of him doing a spr...Read More

'I booked my flight for Tokyo': Novak Djokovic confirms he will participate in Olympics

'I booked my flight for Tokyo': Novak Djokovic confirms he will participate in Olympics

Tokyo: World No. 1 tennis player, Novak Djokovic of Serbia, has ended the uncertainty over his Olympics participation, confirming on Frid...Read More

ISSF World Cup: Tokyo-bound Rahi Sarnobat bags Gold in 25m pistol event

ISSF World Cup: Tokyo-bound Rahi Sarnobat bags Gold in 25m pistol event

Osijek [Croatia]: Tokyo Olympics bound Rahi Sarnobat bagged the Gold medal in 25m pistol event at the ongoing International Shooting Spor...Read More

China meddling? After pulling out of ECT deal, Sri Lanka clears $400 million debt to India

China meddling? After pulling out of ECT deal, Sri Lanka clears $400 million debt to India

New DelhiThe day Sri Lanka backed out of the joint partnership with India and Japan for the much-hyped East Container Terminal (ECT) proj...Read More

Delayed Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics 'will be held this summer' despite rising COVID-19 cases, says Japan PM Yoshihide Suga

Delayed Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics 'will be held this summer' despite rising COVID-19 cases, says Japan PM Yoshihide Suga

Japan Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga on Friday said the delayed Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics "will be held this summer" despite con...Read More

Japan lifts COVID-19 emergency for 39 of 47 prefectures

Japan lifts COVID-19 emergency for 39 of 47 prefectures

Tokyo: The Japanese government on Thursday decided to lift a nationwide state of emergency for 39 of the country's 47 prefectures where t...Read More

Tokyo Olympics in Limbo; 2021 Games will be cancelled unless pandemic ends: Games chief

Tokyo Olympics in Limbo; 2021 Games will be cancelled unless pandemic ends: Games chief

Tokyo: The postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympics will have to be cancelled if the coronavirus pandemic isn't brought under control by next year, ...Read More

If the Tokyo 2020 Olympic should be postponed yet again, as many feel

If the Tokyo 2020 Olympic should be postponed yet again, as many feel

The Paralympics follow on Aug. 24. Those dates were set last month by the International Olympic Committee and Japanese officials after th...Read More

Major cities in Japan appear quiet on 1st day in state of emergency

Major cities in Japan appear quiet on 1st day in state of emergency

Train and bus companies in the Tokyo area said they are operating as usual on Wednesday, adding that they may reduce or suspend services ...Read More

Latest Coronavirus Update: Japan poised to declare state of emergency

Latest Coronavirus Update: Japan poised to declare state of emergency

A state of emergency, which falls far short of the strict lockdown measures seen elsewhere in the world, would be declared for Tokyo, Osa...Read More

Japanese PM declares state of emergency amid surge in coronavirus cases

Japanese PM declares state of emergency amid surge in coronavirus cases

The Tokyo metropolitan government along with healthcare specialists said the number of hospital beds available for coronavirus patients w...Read More

Five additions to the Tokyo programme karate, surfing, skateboarding, climbing and baseball/softball are not eligible

Five additions to the Tokyo programme karate, surfing, skateboarding, climbing and baseball/softball are not eligible

Many sports that are part of the Games depend heavily on the payouts every four years from the International Olympic Committee (IOC).

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