LAUSANNE: As the world marks one year to go until the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Procter & Gamble (P&G) have affirmed the company's commitment to the Olympic and Paralympic Movements with confirmation of its Worldwide Partnership for the next four Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Olympic Games Tokyo 2020
Mar 03, 2020 20:03
TOKYO: As concerns increased that Japan's dream of hosting the Olympic Games could be a fatality of the spread of the new coronavirus, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Tuesday expressed its full commitment to the success of the Games and Japan’s Olympic Minister raised the possibility of Tokyo 2020's dates being "adjusted".
Mar 02, 2020 19:03
MUMBAI: Even as growing fears related to the global spread of coronavirus is leading to the cancellation (at worst) or postponement (at best) of events across sporting disciplines, the Union Sports Ministry is “looking afresh” at the training and competition programmes abroad in an Olympic year.
Feb 19, 2020 17:02
TOKYO: The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Mattel have announced the launch of their first product collection across Mattel brands to celebrate the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. The collection features a variety of unique products across Barbie, Hot Wheels and UNO.
Feb 17, 2020 18:02
TOKYO: The organising committee of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games Monday revealed the official Games Motto, "United by Emotion". The motto emphasises the power of sport to bring together people from diverse backgrounds to connect and celebrate in a way that reaches beyond their differences.
Feb 03, 2020 17:02
MUMBAI: BCCI president Sourav Ganguly has said he will accept an invitation from the Indian Olympic Association to become the goodwill ambassador of the Indian contingent at the Tokyo Olympics this year.
Jan 29, 2020 13:01
MUMBAI: Neeraj Chopra marked a memorable comeback to competitive throwing, registering a best throw of 87.86m – the second best throw of his career– to win the ACNW League Meeting in Potchefstroom, South Africa on Tuesday evening.
Dec 16, 2019 16:12
TOKYO: With eight months until the return of the Olympic and Paralympic Games to Tokyo, the 2020 Games organising committee Monday formally unveiled its 60,000-seater main Olympics Stadium, which has a host of special features.
Nov 30, 2019 20:11
TOKYO: The construction and inspection of Tokyo’s new National Stadium has been completed, the organization responsible for the project announced on Saturday, nearly eight months before the start of the Olympic Games in the Japanese capital.
Nov 08, 2019 16:11
TOKYO: Next year's most anticipated sporting event is approaching quickly and fans will very soon have another opportunity to obtain tickets to see the world's best athletes perform in the planet's greatest sporting festival.
Nov 01, 2019 08:11
TOKYO: India's MC Mary Kom is among ten athlete ambassadors who have been appointed by the Olympic Boxing Task Force (BTF) to engage with and represent boxers in the lead-up to the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020.