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  1. South Africa's 400m Olympic gold medallist and world record holder Wayde van Niekerk looks on

    Athletics: Van Niekerk wins on return to track in Europe

    South Africa’s Olympic 400 metres champion Wayde van Niekerk won on his long-awaited return when he competed in the Gala dei Castelli at the ...
  2. The 2014 Sochi Winter Games were the most expensive in history

    Olympic costs are out of control, warn Oxford academics

    Olympic hosts face crippling costs comparable to "deep disasters" such as earthquakes and pandemics and urgent action is needed to safeguard the ...
  3. Wayde van Niekerk of South Africa reacts after winning the silver

    Athletics: Injury-free Van Niekerk set to make return to European competition

    South Africa's Olympic 400 metres champion Wayde van Niekerk will make his long-awaited return to the track when he competes at the rescheduled ...
  4. Alpine Skiing - FIS Alpine World Ski Championships - Women's Giant Slalom

    Alpine skiing: Germany's Olympic champion Rebensburg retires

    Germany's leading skier and 2010 Olympic giant slalom champion Viktoria Rebensburg is retiring after a dip in form, she said on Tuesday.
  5. FILE PHOTO: A woman holds a small bottle labeled with a "Vaccine COVID-19" sticker and a

    Japan, eyeing Olympics, lines up half-billion doses of COVID-19 vaccine

    Japan is making an aggressive move to grab enough coronavirus vaccine to inoculate its population four times over, a push the government hopes ...
  6. 'It's a mess': Tianna Bartoletta

    'It's a mess': Stockholm long jumpers go feet first into controversy

    A new-look long jump competition will debut at Sunday's Stockholm Diamond League meeting with many in the sport hoping its first appearance will ...
  7. All England Open Badminton Championships

    Japan's Olympic doubles champion Takahashi announces retirement

    Japan's Olympic badminton champion Ayaka Takahashi will not defend her doubles crown with Misaki Matsutomo at next year's Tokyo Games after ...