Thursday, February 25, 2021
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Olympic-bound athletes next in line to receive vaccine, claims minister Kiren Rijiju

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Sports minister Kiren Rijiju said that following the inoculation of the front line COVID health workers, Olympic-bound athletes are in line to be shielded from the dreaded virus.  The minister outlined that the Covid warriors deservedly should be the ones...

IOA wants to prioritize vaccination of Indian athletes ahead of Olympics

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The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) has written a letter to Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan and requested him to vaccinate the Olympics-bound athletes on a priority basis, with the high-profile International sports event being around the corner. IOA wants the...
Olympics

IOC tactfully suggests vaccination for athletes while not making it obligatory

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The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has once again maintained their stance of hosting Tokyo Olympics 2021 in a safe, secure manner. TOKYO OLYMPICS WAS ORIGINALLY SCHEDULED FROM 24 JULY TO 9 AUGUST, 2020 Originally due to take place from 24 July...
Olympics

“Health workers are top priority”: WHO on COVID 19 vaccination for Tokyo Olympics

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With only 5 months remaining for the Tokyo Olympics, the World Health Organization is aiding the International Olympic Committee and the Japanese authorities. The WHO are offering strategies to conduct the event, right from the protocols and norms to...
Olympics

IOC Prez Thomas Bach sticks to his plan to not delay Tokyo Olympics any...

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International Olympic Committee (IOC) Prez Thomas Bach has declared that there is no plan B for the hosting of the once delayed Tokyo Olympics in 2021. TOKYO OLYMPICS WAS ORIGINALLY SCHEDULED FOR 24 JULY TO 9 AUGUST, 2020 Originally due to...
Olympics

Foreign athletes preparing for Olympics might not be allowed to enter Japan during emergency

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According to recent reports, the Japanese Government is planning to suspend exemptions issued to foreign athletes entering the nation to train ahead of Tokyo Olympics. THIS IS AN UNWELCOME NEWS JUST SIX MONTHS BEFORE THE OLYMPICS According to Kyodo News, who...
Tokyo Olympics

Important Japanese cabinet minister not positive about hosting Tokyo Olympics

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According to a Japanese minister, signs are not aligning all too well for a successful hosting of Tokyo Olympics in mid-2021. TOKYO OLYMPICS WAS ORIGINALLY SCHEDULED TO TAKE PLACE IN JULY 2020 Originally due to take place from 24 July to...
Tokyo Olympics

80% of Japan wants Tokyo Olympics either delayed or cancelled: Kyodo News survey reveals.

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A survey from Kyodo News has unearthed the fact that about 80% Japanese wants Tokyo Olympics, scheduled to be held in mid-2021, to be either delayed or outright cancelled. THE RESULTS OF THE SURVEY 35.3% of the surveyed people favoured the...
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Abhinav Bindra aspires for India’s best ever medal tally at Tokyo Olympics

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India's sole individual gold medallist Abhinav Bindra hopes that India can break their six-medal record set at the London Olympics. The 10m air rifle world champion added that the prospect of overhauling the current medal tally is realistic.  Despite the...

IOA to trial battery-operated masks for Olympic-bound athletes

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Indian Olympic Association (IOA) is set to bring in battery-powered face masks in order to allow athletes to resume training but remain safe from the coronavirus threat. The special masks will have two valves and an N95 filter to help...

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Adorable pictures of Anouk Hoogendijk!!

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Anouk Hoogendijk - Dutch professional footballer. Picture Credits - Anouk Hoogendijk (Instagram)