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SportsJul 30, 2021, 9:01 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: India men defeat Japan 5-3 in final group-stage hockey game
India had its bid for a medal in hockey alive in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. In the final group stage game, the Indian men romped host Japan 5-2, thereby qualifying for the quarterfinal, where it would take on Great Britain.
SportsJul 30, 2021, 3:02 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: PV Sindhu storms into semi-final after defeating Japan's Yamaguchi Akane
PV Sindhu defeated fourth seed Yamaguchi Akane of hosts Japan 21-13, 22-20 in straight games in the quarterfinal match.
World NewsJul 30, 2021, 9:37 AM IST
Misfire of Russian Module throws International Space Station out of control: NASA
The seven crew members aboard - two Russian cosmonauts, three NASA astronauts, a Japanese astronaut and a European space agency astronaut from France - were never in any immediate danger, according to NASA and Russian state-owned news agency RIA.
SportsJul 27, 2021, 4:47 PM IST
From Manika Batra to Ashleigh Barty: A look at the major upsets in Tokyo Olympics so far
The 2020 Tokyo Olympics continues to be held in full flow. However, surprises and upsets continue to be a part of it. In the same light, we take a look at the major upsets in the competition so far.
SportsJul 27, 2021, 12:19 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Naomi Osaka knocked out in Round 3 by Marketa Vondrousova
The Tokyo Olympics 2020 continues to spring up surprises. In tennis, top contender Naomi Osaka of Japan was knocked out of the Round 3 match by Marketa Vondrousova of the Czech Republic. Interestingly, Osaka has lit the Olympic torch.
SportsJul 26, 2021, 11:32 AM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Japan's 13-year-old Momiji Nishiya becomes first women's Olympic skateboard champion
Brazil's Rayssa Leal won the silver while 16-year-old Funa Nakayama from Japan grabbed the bronze.
SportsJul 24, 2021, 5:30 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Welterweight boxer Vikas Krishan loses opening bout to Japan's Okazawa
The Tokyo Olympics 2020 saw yet another heartbreak for India as welterweight boxer Vikas Krishan lost his opening bout to Japan's Sewonrets Quincy Mensah Okazawa. He was left with a bloodied eye in the clash, leading to a mediocre performance.
SportsJul 24, 2021, 11:58 AM IST
Another hiccup? Tropical storm Nepartak forming in east of Japan could impact Tokyo Olympics
However, storm stregthening into a typhoon can not be ruled out and no storm watches or warnings have been issued yet.
SportsJul 23, 2021, 8:47 AM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Less than 1,000 people to watch opening ceremony in attendance
The Tokyo Olympics gets underway from Friday. The opening ceremony would be held at The New National Stadium in the Japanese capital on the same day. At the same time, around 950 people are expected to be in attendance for the ceremony.
SportsJul 20, 2021, 3:37 PM IST
6 reasons why Tokyo Olympics 2020 will be like never before
This edition of the Olympics will have no spectators, no extravagant celebrations and no victory hugging to ensure social distancing and Covid-appropriate behaviour.
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 13, 2021, 5:53 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Olympic Village opens doors to welcome athletes
With just ten days to go before the 2020 Tokyo Olympics gets started, last-minute preparations are underway in full swing. Meanwhile, the Olympic Village in the Japanese capital opened its doors for the athletes from Tuesday.
SportsJul 10, 2021, 5:34 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Here's what Naomi Osaka is looking forward to the most
The Tokyo Olympics would get underway from July 23, while the sport of tennis would also be essential to watch out. Meanwhile, Japanese tennis star Naomi Osaka would be looking to finish on a high, as she reveals her main goal during the Games.
SportsJul 9, 2021, 2:46 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Ahead of opening ceremony on July 23, Olympic flame arrives at Japanese capital
The 2020 Tokyo Olympics is just around the corner as the organisers are doing the last moment preparations for the same in full flow. Meanwhile, ahead of the opening ceremony on July 23, the Olympic Flame has reached the Japanese capital.