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SportsJul 20, 2021, 12:33 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Is Olympic Village safe? Here's what IOC health advisor says
The Tokyo Olympics is less than a week away, as the athletes have reached the Japanese capital and staying at the Olympic Village. However, is the Village safe enough in this COVID-19 pandemic era? Here's what the IOC health advisor had to say.
SportsJul 15, 2021, 5:22 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: IOC guidelines state mask to be worn at all times, group photos on podium not allowed
The Tokyo Olympics is just eights days away, while the global event is being held amidst the raging pandemic. Meanwhile, IOC has issued guidelines, which states that the mask is to be worn at all times, where there would be no group photos on the podium.
SportsJul 14, 2021, 12:03 PM IST
Thomas Bach visits Tokyo Olympics headquarters despite protests
The Tokyo Olympics is set to get underway from July 23 and run until August 8. Meanwhile, ahead of the opening ceremony, IOC President Thomas Bach has visited the headquarters of the organising committee, besides visiting Hiroshima, as the protests continue.
SportsJul 11, 2021, 8:31 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Losing semi-finalist wrestler to fight for gold if finalist contracts COVID-19
The Tokyo Olympics is just around the corner, with the tournament all set to get started on July 23. Meanwhile, the IOC has declared that if a finalist wrestler attracts COVID-19 ahead of his/her gold medal clash, the losing semi-finalist will replace him.
SportsJul 10, 2021, 5:08 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: IOC President Thomas Bach glad at Games being conducted despite unprecedented circumstances
The Tokyo Olympics will be played 13 days from Saturday. While challenges surrounding the prevailing COVID-19 pandemic remain high, the Games are going ahead on schedule and on time. As a result, IOC President Thomas Bach is glad that it is happening.
SportsJul 9, 2021, 1:58 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: IOC President Thomas Bach reveals unprecedented challenges ahead of the Games
The 2020 Tokyo Olympics is all set to run between July 23 and August 8. However, uncertainty regarding the health security of the participants remains a concern, as IOC President Thomas Bach says that the challenges ahead are unprecedented.
SportsJul 6, 2021, 5:32 PM IST
Paris Olympics 2024: IOC looks to have 50% male and female athletes as a part of 'Generation Equality'
The next edition of the Olympic Games is being held this year in Tokyo. At the same time, things would move to Paris in 2024. Meanwhile, the International Olympic Council is focusing on having an equal number of athletes from all genders.
SportsJul 5, 2021, 12:10 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: IOC permits sides to have alternate players in squad
The Tokyo Olympics gets underway from July 23, as the Indian contingent is all geared up. Meanwhile, keeping in mind the pandemic's challenges and uncertainty, the International Olympic Committee has permitted the sides to have alternate players.
SportsJun 15, 2021, 11:35 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics 2020 Playbook warns athletes: Obey Covid rules or face Games exit
The punishment for violating the guidelines ranges from the temporary or permanent withdrawal of athletes and guests accreditation to disqualification to financial sanctions.
SportsMay 15, 2021, 6:02 PM IST
India backs holding Tokyo Olympics 2020 amidst COVID-19 concerns
The Olympic Games 2020 was supposed to be held last year in Tokyo but was postponed by a year owing to the prevailing COVID-19 pandemic. Although the situation somewhat remains the same with a year gone, India is willing to go ahead with the Games.
SportsFeb 3, 2021, 7:19 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics 2020: IOC publishes first Games rulebook
The Olympic Games is scheduled to be held in Tokyo this year, between July 23 to August 8. The event was slated to be held last year. However, it was postponed by a year, owing to the current COVID-19 pandemic, as the committee is trying hard to make the Games happen.
CRICKETOct 20, 2020, 5:25 PM IST
BCCI calls PCB CEO ignorant: Here's why
The Pakistan Cricket Board has over the past few years blamed the Board of Control for Cricket in India for not adhering to the Memorandum of Understanding, of playing regular cricket series against Pakistan. Both India and Pakistan share a strained relationship due to cross-border tensions.
OTHER SPORTSMay 21, 2020, 2:17 PM IST
Coronavirus: Tokyo Olympics would be cancelled if not held in 2021, says IOC chief Thomas Bach
According to IOC, the Tokyo Olympics is set to be cancelled if not held in 2021. The 2020 Games was postponed to next year due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic
SportsMay 16, 2020, 6:28 PM IST
Coronavirus: IOC, WHO to promote healthy lifestyles; here are 5 key objectives of new agreement
There are 5 key objectives of the new cooperation agreement signed between International Olympic Committee (IOC) and World Health Organization (WHO)
OTHER SPORTSApr 29, 2020, 5:45 PM IST
Coronavirus: Tokyo Olympics postponement will cost IOC ‘several hundred million dollars’, says Thomas Bach
'Although it is too early to give an exact figure, we already know that we have to shoulder several hundred million US dollars of postponement costs,' IOC chief Thomas Bach said