Tokyo Olympics 2020: PM Narendra Modi to meet Indian athletes individually after they return home

The Tokyo Olympics 2020 was officially declared open by Japanese emperor Naruhito later on Friday. Boxer Mary Kom and men`s hockey captain Manpreet Singh were India`s flag bearers during the opening … Read More

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Teams of Pakistan, two other nations flout COVID rules, seen without mask at opening ceremony

Besides Pakistan, most members of the teams of Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan were also seen at the ceremony with bare faces. According to Tokyo 2020 playbooks and COVID-19 countermeasures athletes, presenters … Read More

Tokyo Olympics 2020: After 49 years, Israelis killed at 1972 Munich Games remembered in opening ceremony

Israeli Olympic team members killed by Palestinian gunmen at the 1972 Munich Olympics were remembered during the Tokyo Olympics opening ceremony on Friday with a moment of silence, the first … Read More

Tokyo Olympics 2020: After struggles, sacrifices and success, Indian shooters eye Olympic glory

Ahead of the world’s biggest sporting event, Saurabh Chaudhary remains composed and detached, focussing instead on trying to keep things simple and sticking to the basics to hit the bull’s … Read More

Tokyo Olympics: Athletics federation threaten to take action against under-performers at Games

AFI President Adille Sumariwalla said the coaches of both M Sreeshankar and KT Irfan had been spoken to about their lacklustre form in the trials.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Chance for weightlifter Mirabai Chanu to exorcise ghosts of 2016 Rio Games

Competing in the 49kg category, Chanu is being considered a sure-shot medal prospect for India as her personal best of 205kg is only second to China’s Hou Zhihui’s effort of … Read More

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