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  1. Japan's Kenki Fukuoka, seen here scoring against Scotland at last year's World Cup, will

    Japan rugby star Fukuoka forced to ditch Olympic dream

    Japan rugby star Kenki Fukuoka, dubbed a "Ferrari" for his sheer pace at last year's World Cup, has pulled out of the running for next year's ...
  2. Kenki Fukuoka sent the country into rapture with his winning try against Ireland

    Japan winger Fukuoka skipping Olympics to begin medical studies

    Winger Kenki Fukuoka, who helped Japan reach the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals last year, has said he will not be available for the rugby sevens ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: Toshiro Muto, Tokyo 2020 Organizing Committee Chief Executive Officer, attends a news c

    80per cent of venues secured for next year's Games - Tokyo 2020 CEO Muto

    Tokyo 2020 organisers announced on Friday that 80per cent of the venues required to run a successful Olympics have been secured ahead of next ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: Born on May 26, 1966: Zola Budd, South African athlete

    On this day: Born May 26, 1966: Zola Budd, South African athlete

    Zola Budd fears her running career will be defined by one of the Olympic Games' most controversial moments, one that may unfairly detract from an ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: IOC Member Coates attends the 135th Session in Lausanne

    Queensland government halts work on 2032 Olympics bid to deal with COVID-19

    Senior international Olympic official John Coates said on Saturday he supports a decision by Queensland's state government to postpone work on its ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: A passerby wearing a protective face mask following an outbreak of the coronavirus dise

    Tokyo 2020 logo satire pulled after furore

    A media association has withdrawn its coronavirus-themed parody of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics logo after the local organising committee called it ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: Rugby World Cup - Final - England v South Africa

    Rugby: Springboks' Kolbe would prefer to face the Lions than go to Olympics

    South Africa's World Cup hero Cheslin Kolbe has said he would rather play against the British & Irish Lions next year and forego the chance to ...