OLYMPICS

OLYMPICS

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  1. Paris 2024 Olympics ceremony in Paris

    Mixed relay cross-country race proposed for 2024 Olympics

    A mixed relay cross-country race has been proposed for inclusion at the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris.
  2. As coronavirus continues to spread, concerns are gowing over whether the 2020 Olympics can go ahead

    Olympics: Streamlined Tokyo Games may set future standard, says Coates

    The Olympic movement faces its biggest challenge for four decades in getting a streamlined Tokyo Summer Games up and running next year but ...
  3. Empty seats were an issue when Qatar hosted 2019 World Athletics Championships

    Qatar confirms plan to bid for 2032 Olympics

    Qatar will seek to host the 2032 Olympic Games, it said on Monday, joining a crowded field and raising questions about scorching summer ...
  4. Visitors wearing protective face masks pose for a photo through the Olympic rings amid the coronavi

    Qatar interested in hosting Olympics, possibly in 2032

    Qatar, the host of the 2022 FIFA World Cup, announced on Monday it would also like to stage the Olympics, possibly in 2032.
  5. Joan Poh

    With her Olympic dream on hold, this Singaporean has swapped her rowing oars for hospital scrubs

    Making the cut for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics had been a goal for Singaporean rower Joan Poh. But with COVID-19 postponing the quadrennial event, the ...
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    Additional year of challenges for Tokyo Olympics athletes | Video

    If it had not been for COVID-19, the world would have witnessed the opening ceremony of the Tokyo Olympic Games on Friday (Jul 24). Now the ...
  7. Passersby wearing protective face masks walk past a screen showing a countdown of the days to the T

    Tokyo marks one year to go until Olympics... again

    As Tokyo marked one year to go until the Olympics for the second time on Thursday, it was perhaps fitting that the newly-built National Stadium, ...
  8. A woman wearing a face mask passes in front of the 2020 Olympic Games logo outside the Tokyo

    IOC and federations can foot postponed Tokyo Games bill - but cancellation 'would be disaster'

    The International Olympic Committee, thanks to its vast reserves, and international federations, many of which have borrowed money, can cope with ...
  9. Train passengers in Tokyo wear masks near a poster for the 2020 Olympics. The development of a

    Coronavirus vaccine key for Olympics go-ahead in 2021: Tokyo chief

    The development of a coronavirus vaccine or treatment will be key to allowing the postponed Tokyo 2020 games to open in a year's time, organising ...