Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020

TOKYO: Simone Biles, the greatest gymnast of all time, will not participate in Thursday's (July 29) women's all-around final here at Ariake Gymnastics Centre.

USA Gymnastics confirmed that Biles will not participate in the all-around final. She wants to focus on her mental health, according to USA Gymnastics. No decision yet on whether she will compete in next week's apparatus finals, as per Olympics.com.

Jul 27, 2021 19:07
NEW DELHI: India’s leading sports nutrition brand Fast&Up has pledged to support all Indian athletes who win a medal in the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 with free nutritional supplements all through the next Olympic cycle.  The athletes can avail Fast&Up’s full range of sports supplements for the next three years leading up to the 2024 Paris Olympics. 
Jul 26, 2021 19:07
NEW YORK: A record 121 NBA and WNBA players are featured on national team rosters for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.   The men’s and women’s 5x5 competitions will feature a record 49 current NBA players and a record 29 current WNBA players, as well as 16 former NBA and 22 former WNBA players.  The inaugural 3x3 basketball tournament features four current and one former WNBA player.
Jul 24, 2021 17:07
NEW DELHI: The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) Friday launched Project Tokyo 2020 in a bid to provide Covid appropriate support to Tokyo bound Olympic and Paralympic athletes on behalf of corporate industries. FICCI has launched this project on the opening day of the Tokyo Olympics in recognition of the role of sports in promoting unity and inclusivity in society.
Jul 24, 2021 16:07
NEW DELHI: World number one Saurabh Chaudhary of India made India’s first final of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics Shooting competition, but missed out on a medal in his first Games, finishing a creditable seventh in the Men’s 10M Air Pistol event.  He finished with a score of 137.4 in the final. The teenager had earlier topped the qualification round with a quality 586 after 60 shots.
Jul 24, 2021 16:07
NEW DELHI: The Indian Olympic Association on Friday roped in Adani Group as a sponsor for the Indian contingent at the ongoing Tokyo Games. The sponsorship amount was not disclosed other than IOA secretary general Rajiv Mehta, who is in Tokyo, terming it as "good".
Jul 24, 2021 15:07
TOKYO: Weightlifter Saikhom Mirabai Chanu entered the history books Saturday with a scintillating performance to secure a Silver medal, lifting 202 kg in the 49kg weight category. 
Jul 23, 2021 19:07
MUMBAI: After more than a year of delays caused by COVID-19, India is ready for its largest ever contingent in Olympic history to showcase their hard work, resilience, determination and hope at the #TokyoOlympics. 
Jul 23, 2021 19:07
MUMBAI: The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, the multi-sport global event comprising 33 sports, 300+ events went live on SonyLiv Friday, July 23.  To cater to the varied interests of sports enthusiasts, SonyLiv has 20 Live streams on the platform in Hindi, English, Tamil and Telugu.
Jul 23, 2021 17:07
TOKYO: The short animated film “Tomorrow’s Leaves”, which opened the Annecy International Animated Film Festival last month, was released worldwide on Friday, 23 July, the day of the Opening Ceremony of the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. 
Jul 22, 2021 18:07
TOKYO: Fans around the world will have a wide range of exciting digital experiences to keep them engaged during the upcoming Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. These unique offerings will complement the unprecedented broadcast coverage that will be available to a potential global audience of more than five billion, thanks to the official Olympic broadcast partners.