LAUSANNE: With six months to go to the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, athletes are back on stage. Over the last few weeks, international events have been organised in 25 Olympic sports, while 10 International Federations have restarted Olympic qualifications.
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Jan 04, 2021 15:01
NEW DELHI: With only 200 days to go for the Olympic Games in Tokyo this year, the Indian men and women's hockey team captains believe this will be the most crucial time of their lives. They caution that the players should not let external factors affect their goal of achieving success.
Oct 28, 2020 17:10
NEW DELHI: The first meeting of the HRD parliamentary standing committee headed by BJP’s Vinay Sahasrabuddhe, member of the Rajya Sabha (Upper House of Parliament), was held here Tuesday. Its mandate - to oversee preparations for next year's Tokyo Olympics. It goes without saying that it is not often that parliamentary standing committees are assigned such tasks.
Jul 22, 2020 18:07
LAUSANNE: As the world marks one year to go until the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Procter & Gamble (P&G) have affirmed the company's commitment to the Olympic and Paralympic Movements with confirmation of its Worldwide Partnership for the next four Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Mar 03, 2020 20:03
TOKYO: As concerns increased that Japan's dream of hosting the Olympic Games could be a fatality of the spread of the new coronavirus, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Tuesday expressed its full commitment to the success of the Games and Japan’s Olympic Minister raised the possibility of Tokyo 2020's dates being "adjusted".
Mar 02, 2020 19:03
MUMBAI: Even as growing fears related to the global spread of coronavirus is leading to the cancellation (at worst) or postponement (at best) of events across sporting disciplines, the Union Sports Ministry is “looking afresh” at the training and competition programmes abroad in an Olympic year.
Feb 19, 2020 17:02
TOKYO: The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Mattel have announced the launch of their first product collection across Mattel brands to celebrate the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. The collection features a variety of unique products across Barbie, Hot Wheels and UNO.
Feb 17, 2020 18:02
TOKYO: The organising committee of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games Monday revealed the official Games Motto, "United by Emotion". The motto emphasises the power of sport to bring together people from diverse backgrounds to connect and celebrate in a way that reaches beyond their differences.
Feb 03, 2020 17:02
MUMBAI: BCCI president Sourav Ganguly has said he will accept an invitation from the Indian Olympic Association to become the goodwill ambassador of the Indian contingent at the Tokyo Olympics this year.
Jan 29, 2020 13:01
MUMBAI: Neeraj Chopra marked a memorable comeback to competitive throwing, registering a best throw of 87.86m – the second best throw of his career– to win the ACNW League Meeting in Potchefstroom, South Africa on Tuesday evening.
Dec 16, 2019 16:12
TOKYO: With eight months until the return of the Olympic and Paralympic Games to Tokyo, the 2020 Games organising committee Monday formally unveiled its 60,000-seater main Olympics Stadium, which has a host of special features.