Olympic Games(Search results - 23)
CRICKETApr 17, 2021, 3:05 PM IST
BCCI Apex Council meeting: India ready to participate in Olympics 2028, domestic season likely from September
The sport of cricket is being contemplated on being included in the 2028 Los Angeles Olympics. Meanwhile, the Board of Control for Cricket in India held its Apex Council meeting to discuss the same, including the domestic calendar window for the upcoming season.
SportsApr 8, 2021, 5:05 PM IST
4 Indian sailors seal berth for Tokyo Olympics 2020
The Olympic Games would be held this year in Tokyo after being postponed last year. As usual, the sport of sailing would be a part of it and India would be taking part in it, with four sailors having sealed their spots. The event would be held from July 23 to August 8.
CRICKETApr 7, 2021, 6:28 PM IST
BCCI Apex Council to meet on April 16; World T20, Olympics 2028 among agendas to be discussed
The Board of Control for Cricket in India is the richest cricketing board in the world. Indian cricket suffered significantly last year owing to the COVID-19 pandemic. Meanwhile, the Apex Council would meet on April 16 to discuss the new course of domestic cricket, including ICC World T20 and 2028 Olympics.
SportsMar 25, 2021, 11:16 AM IST
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Torch relay gets underway in Fukushima
The 2020 edition of the Olympic Games would be held in Tokyo. The event was supposed to be held last year but was delayed due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Meanwhile, the traditional torch relay has kick-started in the host country, as the Olympic flame would travel the world.
SportsMar 19, 2021, 8:59 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Manika Batra, Sharath Kamal among 4 table tennis athletes to qualify
The upcoming edition of the Olympic Games would be held in Tokyo this year after being postponed last year due to the COVID-`9 pandemic. India would be represented by athletes across sports, while table tennis would also see some top players in action.
SportsMar 14, 2021, 7:42 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Bhavani Devi becomes first Indian fencer to qualify
Bhavani Devi is an Indian fencer who hails from Chennai. She has represented India in fencing in numerous competitive tournaments and has won bronze and silver. She has qualified for the Tokyo Olympics 2020, her first outing in the global competition.
SportsMar 12, 2021, 4:59 PM IST
China offers vaccination for 2020 and 2022 Olympic athletes, Japan not interested
The upcoming editions of the Olympics would be held in Tokyo (Summer 2020) and Beijing (Winter 2022). The Tokyo Olympics was delayed by a year owing to the raging COVID-19 pandemic. Meanwhile, China is seeking to mend amends by offering vaccination to athletes.
SportsFeb 22, 2021, 6:02 PM IST
Here's how MC Mary Kom is preparing for her first bout in more than a year?
MC Mary Kom is a legendary Indian female boxer. She has won 13 goal medals in the sport, while she is also an Olympic bronze medalist. She has qualified for the upcoming Tokyo Olympics 2020, as she prepares to return to the ring after more than a year.
SportsFeb 21, 2021, 3:48 PM IST
Priyanka Goswami: It's a dream come true to represent India at Olympics
Priyanka Goswami specialises in track and road events and is one of the fast-rising athletes. She came up with a record-breaking performance during the eighth National Race Walking Championships. As a result, she has now sealed her place in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
SportsFeb 20, 2021, 1:37 PM IST
Manu Bhaker alleges of harrsement by Air India employees, demands action
Manu Bhaker is an Indian Olympian who specialises in airgun shooting. She is a 13-time gold medallist and the youngest to win gold during the ISSF World Cup. She is also the youngest Indian shooter to win a gold at the Commonwealth Games, at 16.
SportsFeb 13, 2021, 12:54 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Priyanka Goswami qualifies for 20km race walk after winning National Championships
Priyanka Goswami is one of the fast-rising Indian athletes in the athletics, especially in racing, as she specialises in track and road events. She has developed a record-breaking performance in the eighth National Race Walking Championships, thus qualifying for the Olympics.
SportsFeb 11, 2021, 12:06 PM IST
Olympics 2020: Games president Yoshiro Mori to step down following sexist remarks
The upcoming edition of the game would be held in Tokyo, Japan. The Games was supposed to be held last year but was postponed to 2021, owing to the prevailing COVID-19 pandemic. Meanwhile, Games president, Yoshiro Mori has embroiled himself in a controversy.
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.
SportsJan 23, 2021, 12:06 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Japanese Government dismisses reports of cancellation
The next edition of the Olympic Games would be held in Tokyo in 2021. It was initially scheduled to be held in 2020 but was postponed by a year, owing to the prevailing COVID-19 pandemic. Although the situation is yet to improve, reports suggest that the edition could be cancelled.
SportsJan 20, 2021, 12:34 PM IST
Abhinav Bindra Foundation's Taking Refuge bags 5 awards at Jaipur International Film Festival 2021
Taking Refuge is a unique documentary produced by the Olympic committee, which depicts the refugees’ journey in the global competition. It happens to be a web series, directed by Spain’s Vanessa Hudson, which was produced ahead of the upcoming Tokyo Olympics.