IOC COMMENDS DARE, NOC OVER COVID-19 CAMPAIGN
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IOC COMMENDS DARE, NOC OVER COVID-19 CAMPAIGN

The President of International Olympic Committee (IOC), Dr Thomas Bach, has commended the initiative of the Minister for…

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DARE HAILS IOC AS NIGERIAN ATHLETES GET TOKYO 2020 LIFELINE
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DARE HAILS IOC AS NIGERIAN ATHLETES GET TOKYO 2020 LIFELINE

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has cleared the cloud of uncertainty that had gathered over the 2020…

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IOC CONFIRM REVISED QUALIFICATION DEADLINE FOR TOKYO 2020 OLYMPICS
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IOC CONFIRM REVISED QUALIFICATION DEADLINE FOR TOKYO 2020 OLYMPICS

BY LIAM MORGAN The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has revised the qualification deadline for the…

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AGE LIMIT COULD BE RAISED BY ONE YEAR FOR OLYMPIC FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT IN TOKYO
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AGE LIMIT COULD BE RAISED BY ONE YEAR FOR OLYMPIC FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT IN TOKYO

The age limit for the Tokyo Olympics men’s football tournament could be raised so that…

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VIDEO: NIGERIA ATHLETES COMMISSION JOINS BATTLE AGAINST COVID-19
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VIDEO: NIGERIA ATHLETES COMMISSION JOINS BATTLE AGAINST COVID-19

Just as the whole world united in 1916 and 1940 to fight common enemies during…

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TOKYO 2020 OLYMPIC OPENING CEREMONY MUST NOW REFERENCE CORONAVIRUS, PRODUCER SAYS
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TOKYO 2020 OLYMPIC OPENING CEREMONY MUST NOW REFERENCE CORONAVIRUS, PRODUCER SAYS

BY MICHAEL HOUSTON. Tokyo 2020 Opening Ceremony executive producer Marco Balich has said that the…

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FROM WINNERS TO WORRIERS: ISOLATED ATHLETES FACE MENTAL HEALTH RISKS
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FROM WINNERS TO WORRIERS: ISOLATED ATHLETES FACE MENTAL HEALTH RISKS

Fear, stress and money worries: Coronavirus lockdown is hard for anyone, but athletes are facing…

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DELAYED TOKYO OLYMPICS MAKE GET NEW DATES THIS WEEK
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DELAYED TOKYO OLYMPICS MAKE GET NEW DATES THIS WEEK

New dates for the delayed Tokyo 2020 Olympics will likely be revealed this week, organisers…

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IOC, TOKYO 2020 LOC FACE CHALLENGE ON WHO COVERS COST OF POSTPONING GAMES
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IOC, TOKYO 2020 LOC FACE CHALLENGE ON WHO COVERS COST OF POSTPONING GAMES

Tokyo 2020 Olympics organising committee president Yoshiro Mori has told international federations that deciding who…

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UNCERTAINTY GRIPS GAMES’ VILLAGE BUYERS FOLLOWING TOKYO 2020 POSTPONEMENT
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UNCERTAINTY GRIPS GAMES’ VILLAGE BUYERS FOLLOWING TOKYO 2020 POSTPONEMENT

BY LIAM MORGAN The postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games until no later than…

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IN THREE WEEKS, NATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEES TO KNOW NEW DATES FOR TOKYO 2020
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IN THREE WEEKS, NATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEES TO KNOW NEW DATES FOR TOKYO 2020

BY LIAM MORGAN A decision on when the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games will be…

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AUSTRALIA WANT U24 FOOTBALLERS AT TOKYO OLYMPICS IN 2021
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AUSTRALIA WANT U24 FOOTBALLERS AT TOKYO OLYMPICS IN 2021

BY DANIEL ETCHELLS Football Federation Australia (FFA) chief executive James Johnson says the national governing…

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ATHLETES QUALIFIED FOR TOKYO 2020 WILL KEEP 2021 SPOTS
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ATHLETES QUALIFIED FOR TOKYO 2020 WILL KEEP 2021 SPOTS

Athletes who had already qualified for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics before they were postponed will…

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JAPAN  YET TO RUN RINGS AROUND 40-YEAR OLYMPICS CURSE
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JAPAN YET TO RUN RINGS AROUND 40-YEAR OLYMPICS CURSE

BY DAVID LEE In Japanese culture, the number four is feared and fended against because…

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TOKYO 2020 POSTPONEMENT SHOOTS UP GAMES’ COSTS
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TOKYO 2020 POSTPONEMENT SHOOTS UP GAMES’ COSTS

The decision to delay the Tokyo 2020 Olympics until next year means taxpayers and sponsors…

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OLYMPIC 2012 VENUE TURNS TO AD HOC HOSPITAL FOR CORONAVIRUS PATIENTS
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OLYMPIC 2012 VENUE TURNS TO AD HOC HOSPITAL FOR CORONAVIRUS PATIENTS

BY LIAM MORGAN A venue used during the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games in London…

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OLYMPIC TORCH RELAY CANCELLED FOLLOWING TOKYO 2020 POSTPONEMENT
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OLYMPIC TORCH RELAY CANCELLED FOLLOWING TOKYO 2020 POSTPONEMENT

BY ALI IVESON The Olympic Torch Relay throughout Japan has been cancelled after the Games…

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TOKYO 2020 TO HOLD EXECUTIVE BOARD MEETING ON MONDAY
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TOKYO 2020 TO HOLD EXECUTIVE BOARD MEETING ON MONDAY

BY MICHAEL HOUSTON The Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee will hold an Executive Board meeting on…

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WORLD ATHLETICS COULD SLIP TO 2022 FOLLOWING OLYMPICS DELAY
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WORLD ATHLETICS COULD SLIP TO 2022 FOLLOWING OLYMPICS DELAY

Global athletics chief Sebastian Coe has indicated that next year’s world championships in Eugene, Oregon…

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DESPITE TOKYO 2020 POSTPONEMENT, LONG-TERM SPONSORS PLEDGE TO STAND BY OLYMPICS
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DESPITE TOKYO 2020 POSTPONEMENT, LONG-TERM SPONSORS PLEDGE TO STAND BY OLYMPICS

Major corporate sponsors of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics are standing by the International Olympic Committee…

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NBBF COMMENDS IOC FOR 2020 OLYMPICS POSTPONEMENT
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NBBF COMMENDS IOC FOR 2020 OLYMPICS POSTPONEMENT

The leadership of the Nigeria Basketball Federation has commended the International Olympics Committee’s decision to…

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