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SportsAug 24, 2021, 6:15 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi cheers Indian contingent during Tokyo Paralympics opening ceremony (Watch video)
India is taking part in the Tokyo Paralympics with 54 para-athletes. Meanwhile, the contingent took part in the opening ceremony on Tuesday, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi cheered for them.
SportsAug 24, 2021, 2:25 PM IST
Tokyo Paralympics: Mariyappan Thangavelu withdrawn as flag-bearer, Tek Chand replaces him
The Tokyo Paralympics gets underway from Tuesday. Meanwhile, Mariyappan Thangavelu has been withdrawn as the flag bearer for the opening ceremony, being replaced by Tek Chand.
SportsAug 23, 2021, 5:43 PM IST
Tokyo Paralympics: Afghanistan flag to feature during opening ceremony, affirms IPC chief
The Tokyo Paralympics will have the opening ceremony being held on Tuesday. Meanwhile, IPC chief Andrew Parsons has confirmed that Afghanistan's flag will be a part of the ceremony despite the ongoing conflict.
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 22, 2021, 9:16 PM IST
India at Tokyo Olympics: 16 interesting details you must know
The delayed 2020 edition of the Olympics, the world's greatest sports extravaganza, gets underway on Friday evening. Here's what you should know about India's participation in the Games.
SportsJul 22, 2021, 7:59 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Here's the confirmed list of all participating 26 Indian members at opening ceremony
India has released the list of 26 members who will be part of the contingent that will march into the National Stadium in Tokyo when the 2020 edition of the Olympics gets underway.
SportsJul 22, 2021, 1:04 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: 28 Indian athletes confirmed to take part in opening ceremony - Details here
The 2020 Tokyo Olympics gets underway from Friday. The opening ceremony would be held on the same day, with a limited number of Indian athletes scheduled to participate. As of now, 28 Indians are expected to be a part of the event.
SportsJul 21, 2021, 2:50 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Opening ceremony to have six Indian officials, no limit on number of athletes
The Tokyo Olympics gets underway in a couple of days, with the opening ceremony set to take place grandly on Friday. Meanwhile, owing to the COVID limitations, only six Indian officials would be allowed during the ceremony, along with all 127 athletes.
SportsJul 14, 2021, 7:27 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Emperor Naruhito to get the Games underway?
The Tokyo Olympics is barely nine days away from its opening ceremony. While the ceremony is expected to be grand, one of the attractions would be the moment when the Games is officially underway, with Emperor Naruhito expected to flag it off.
SportsJul 14, 2021, 1:42 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Olympic oath updated for opening ceremony
The 2020 Tokyo Olympics is just nine days away, with the opening ceremony to take place on July 23. Meanwhile, during the occasion, the Olympic oath would be taken while it has undergone an update.
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 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.
SportsJul 5, 2021, 6:20 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: MC Mary Kom, Manpreet Singh to be India's flag bearers during opening ceremony
The Tokyo Olympics is all set to get underway from July 23. With India being a part of it, it would have twin flag bearers. While MC Mary Kom and Manpreet Singh would be the bearers during the opening ceremony, Bajrang Punia would do so during closing.
CRICKETOct 6, 2020, 2:01 PM IST
From Shah Rukh Khan to Katrina Kaif: IPL's 5 biggest celebrity performances
The Indian Premier League was first established in 2008, as it has had a regular opening and closing ceremony, which saw some Bollywood celebrities perform. Nonetheless, there have also been some overseas celebrities, who have performed in the cash-rich league.
CRICKETSep 17, 2020, 2:23 PM IST
IPL 2020: BCCI scraps IPL opening ceremony
BCCI won’t organize the opening ceremony ahead of the IPL 2020 season. With the ongoing pandemic, it won’t be possible to pull out the gala opening ceremony, as the opening day of the tournament would lead directly to the match. Mumbai would take on Chennai in the opener.