Bombshell! Japan’s top shot wants IOC president banned from Tokyo 2020
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Bombshell! Japan’s top shot wants IOC president banned from Tokyo 2020

Japan’s opposition leader believes International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach should be banned from…

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IOC members resign
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IOC members resign

The IOC confirmed both had given up their membership of the organisation for personal reasons,…

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Foreign reporters to be tracked by GPS at Tokyo Games
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Foreign reporters to be tracked by GPS at Tokyo Games

 Overseas journalists covering the Tokyo Olympics will have their movements tracked by GPS, the Games…

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Tokyo 2020: Marathon runner Sinead Diver will become Australia’s oldest-ever Olympian at age 44
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Tokyo 2020: Marathon runner Sinead Diver will become Australia’s oldest-ever Olympian at age 44

For proof that Olympic dreams can be realised later in life, one need only look…

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Tokyo 2020: Cloud  gets  clearer for Team Nigeria
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Tokyo 2020: Cloud gets clearer for Team Nigeria

With 46 days to the commencement  of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, the cloud is becoming…

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FIFA, NFF and other sports bodies blanked out of Twitter in Nigeria
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FIFA, NFF and other sports bodies blanked out of Twitter in Nigeria

Less than 12 hours after the Nigerian government announced an indefinite suspension of twitter in…

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Breaking! African Athletics Championships in trouble again as Nigeria withdraw as hosts
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Breaking! African Athletics Championships in trouble again as Nigeria withdraw as hosts

Nigeria has made a dramatic U-turn over the hosting of the troubled African Athletics Championships.…

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Tokyo 2020 Games: Ten thousand volunteers quit
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Tokyo 2020 Games: Ten thousand volunteers quit

The Tokyo Olympics chief said the Games would be cancelled only in extreme circumstances on…

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ITTF confirms Aruna’s qualification for Tokyo 2020
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ITTF confirms Aruna’s qualification for Tokyo 2020

The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) on Tuesday June 1, confirmed the eventual qualification of…

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New guidelines for Tokyo Olympics; Fans must be vaccinated
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New guidelines for Tokyo Olympics; Fans must be vaccinated

Tokyo Olympics fans may have to be vaccinated or test negative for the coronavirus before…

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Athletes required to acknowledge risk of death in Tokyo 2020 waivers
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Athletes required to acknowledge risk of death in Tokyo 2020 waivers

waivers required for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. The waivers have proved a contentious issue…

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Only “Armageddon” can stop Tokyo 2020, IOC official, Pound swears
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Only “Armageddon” can stop Tokyo 2020, IOC official, Pound swears

A senior International Olympic Committee (IOC) official insists “barring an Armageddon” this year’s Tokyo 2020…

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Algeria’s Berraf re-elected as President of ANOCA
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Algeria’s Berraf re-elected as President of ANOCA

Algeria’s Mustapha Berraf has been re-elected as President of the Association of National Olympic Committees…

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Nigerian Sports Minister, Sunday Dare pays visit to training camp of Olympic taekwondo hopeful
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Nigerian Sports Minister, Sunday Dare pays visit to training camp of Olympic taekwondo hopeful

Nigerian Sports Minister Sunday Dare visited the training camp of taekwondo star Elizabeth Anyanacho as…

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Olympic Games will go ahead even under state of emergency
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Olympic Games will go ahead even under state of emergency

The Tokyo Olympics will go ahead even if the city is under a state of emergency…

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Consequences and Financial Implications of Tokyo 2020 Cancellation
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Consequences and Financial Implications of Tokyo 2020 Cancellation

Cancelling the Tokyo Olympics in response to mounting public opposition in Japan  to holding the Games…

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IOC Veteran, Pound Assures on Tokyo 2020
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IOC Veteran, Pound Assures on Tokyo 2020

 The International Olympic Committee’s longest serving member assured on Thursday (May 20) that the Tokyo…

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AMERICA’S LEE EVANS, 1968 OLYMPIC 400M CHAMPION, DIES IN NIGERIA
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AMERICA’S LEE EVANS, 1968 OLYMPIC 400M CHAMPION, DIES IN NIGERIA

Lee Evans, the 1968 Olympic 400m champion and human rights activist, has died at age…

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BARCA’S LEAD SPONSORS’ RAKUTEN’S CHIEF DESCRIBES TOKYO 2020 AS A “SUICIDE MISSION”
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BARCA’S LEAD SPONSORS’ RAKUTEN’S CHIEF DESCRIBES TOKYO 2020 AS A “SUICIDE MISSION”

Rakuten chief executive Hiroshi Mikitani has described staging this year’s Olympic and Paralympic Games in…

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PETITION TO CANCEL TOKYO 2020 OLYMPICS SUBMITTED WITH 350,000 SIGNATURES
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PETITION TO CANCEL TOKYO 2020 OLYMPICS SUBMITTED WITH 350,000 SIGNATURES

A petition calling for the cancellation of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games has been submitted…

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TEAM NIGERIA’S CAMPING SITE MAY ABANDON PLANS TO HOST ATHLETES FOR TOKYO 2020
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TEAM NIGERIA’S CAMPING SITE MAY ABANDON PLANS TO HOST ATHLETES FOR TOKYO 2020

Although Team Nigeria has reportedly booked a camping site at Kisarazu in Japan for the…

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