Category: Olympics

Special Olympics World Winter Games 2022 to take place in Kazan, Russia – IFF Main Site – International Floorball Federation
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Special Olympics World Winter Games 2022 to take place in Kazan, Russia – IFF Main Site – International Floorball Federation

Kazan, Russia will host the Special Olympics World Winter Games in 2022 with a key aim of transforming the lives and prospects of people with intellectual disabilities across Russia. With 2,000 athletes competing at the World Winter Games, the event is expected to increase the number of athletes in Russia and have an impact across…

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LIVE: Olympics, gambling and basketball domination. What’s Michael Jordan’s LEGACY? – The Charlotte Observer
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LIVE: Olympics, gambling and basketball domination. What’s Michael Jordan’s LEGACY? – The Charlotte Observer

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Tokyo Olympics difficult if pandemic not contained: Abe – Japan Today

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Tokyo Olympics ‘difficult’ if pandemic not contained: Abe – Pulse Nigeria
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Tokyo Olympics ‘difficult’ if pandemic not contained: Abe – Pulse Nigeria

The premier’s remarks came a day after Tokyo 2020 president Yoshiro Mori said in an interview with a local sports daily the Olympics will have to be cancelled if the coronavirus pandemic isn’t brought under control by next year. Abe told parliament: “We must hold the Olympics as a testament to humanity’s victory over the…

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Tokyo Olympics, IOC clash over who pays for postponement – Guardian
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Tokyo Olympics, IOC clash over who pays for postponement – Guardian

Open conflict broke out between Tokyo Olympic organizers and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) yesterday over who will pay for the unprecedented year-long postponement, reports theglobeandmail.com. Tokyo spokesman Masa Takaya said the organizing committee asked the Switzerland-based IOC to remove a comment from its website suggesting that Prime Minister Shinzo Abe agreed that Japan would…

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Postponement of Olympics will affect other sports events – Chinadaily USA
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Postponement of Olympics will affect other sports events – Chinadaily USA

A man wearing a protective face mask, following an outbreak of the coronavirus, stands in front of The Tokyo Olympic flag 1964 at The Japan Olympics museum in Tokyo, Japan, Feb 26, 2020. [Photo/Agencies] The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games has been deferred to next year despite the International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach and Japanese…

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Tokyo Olympics: IOC fixes new date for qualifiers – The Punch
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Tokyo Olympics: IOC fixes new date for qualifiers – The Punch

This picture shows the Ariake Gymnastics Centre, a venue of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Photo: AFP Olufemi Atoyebi, Abuja The International Olympic Committee has fixed a new date for the completion of the Tokyo Olympic Games qualifiers. The move presents another opportunity for athletes from Nigeria and other countries, whose qualifiers had…

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Tokyo Olympics: FIFA may raise age limit in men’s football – Daily Trust
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Tokyo Olympics: FIFA may raise age limit in men’s football – Daily Trust

HomeSportsTokyo Olympics: FIFA may raise age limit in men’s footballADVERTISEMENT World football governing body, FIFA could raise the age limit for the men’s football tournament at next summer’s rearranged Olympic Games in Tokyo to 24 from 23. The sport’s governing body has recommended moving the limit to accommodate players eligible for this year’s Games, which…

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Tokyo Olympics new date should spur Nigerian athletes — Gumel – Daily Trust
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Tokyo Olympics new date should spur Nigerian athletes — Gumel – Daily Trust

HomeSportsTokyo Olympics new date should spur Nigerian athletes — GumelADVERTISEMENT World champion, Odunayo Adekuruoye and her trainer celebrating after she won gold medal in the 57kg free style wrestling at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia. The President of the Nigeria Olympic Committee, NOC, Engr Habu Gumel, has said Nigerian athletes who have qualified and…

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Japan gives date to host Olympics in 2021 – – The Eagle Online
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Japan gives date to host Olympics in 2021 – – The Eagle Online

The Tokyo Olympics will take place between July 23 and August 8 next year. The International Olympic Committee confirmed the news on Monday, which followed a meeting of the Tokyo 2020 organising committee. A decision to postpone the Olympic and Paralympic Games was taken last week by the IOC and the Japanese Government because of…

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Olympics officials announce new Tokyo 2021 dates caused by COVID-19 delay – FOX5 Las Vegas
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Olympics officials announce new Tokyo 2021 dates caused by COVID-19 delay – FOX5 Las Vegas

227K Want to watch this again later? Sign in to add this video to a playlist. Sign in Like this video? Sign in to make your opinion count. Sign in Don’t like this video? Sign in to make your opinion count. Sign in Published on Mar 30, 2020If you’re dying to see the summer games,…

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When will the Tokyo Olympics take place? – WUSA9
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When will the Tokyo Olympics take place? – WUSA9

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I can still win gold at Tokyo Olympics, says Justin Gatlin, 38 – New Telegraph Newspaper
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I can still win gold at Tokyo Olympics, says Justin Gatlin, 38 – New Telegraph Newspaper

Former Olympic and world 100m champion Justin Gatlin says he can win gold at the Tokyo Olympics despite him likely being 39 when the postponed Games take place.The Olympics, due to begin in July, were postponedthis week because of the coronavirus pandemic, reports the BBC.American Gatlin, 38, won gold at Athens 2004 and the world title…

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Olympics: Veteran sprinters are on their marks – MPNnow.com
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Olympics: Veteran sprinters are on their marks – MPNnow.com

By PAT GRAHAM AP Sports Writer Friday Mar 27, 2020 at 4:28 PM Mar 27, 2020 at 4:28 PM Justin Gatlin and Asafa Powell were ready for this summer’s Games in Tokyo and say the postponement until next year hasn’t changed their plans to race Highlights of their very best moments are still available on compact discs, maybe even actual video tape. When teammates shout…

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The 2020 Olympics Have Been Postponed: What Now? | Mashable Explains – Mashable
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The 2020 Olympics Have Been Postponed: What Now? | Mashable Explains – Mashable

The 2020 Tokyo Olympics are on hold, which is great for the general public, but devastating for vendors, athletes, and Tokyo’s economy. So, what’s going to happen to all of them?Mashable is your source for the latest in tech, culture, and entertainment.  Subscribe to Mashable: https://bit.ly/2DR64oMFollow us:Check out www.mashable.comFacebook: http://on.mash.to/2lyOwmZTwitter: http://on.mash.to/1Udp1kzInstagram: http://on.mash.to/1U6D40#Olympics #Tokyo #Coronavirus

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