Tuesday, July 5, 2022

Wrestling phenom Sakshi Malik’s Olympic aspirations still alive after new trials announced

It seems that Sakshi Malik's dream to compete under the national flag at Tokyo Olympics 2020 is still alive. Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) has decided to take fresh trials to select the female wrestlers who will join the...

Tokyo Olympics: India Men’s hockey team lose 5-2 to top seed Belgium in semis

The Indian Men's Hockey team's quest for gold came to an end with a loss to Belgium in the semi-finals. The team blew a 2-1 lead in the contest and will now compete for a Bronze medal.  Alexander Hendrickx registered...

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

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...

Tokyo Olympics: Bajrang Punia defeats Ernazar Akmataliev to advance into men’s 65kg quarterfinal

Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia has marked a stunning start to his debut Olympics campaign as he defeated Ernazar Akmataliev of Kyrgyzstan in the opening round of the men's 65 kg event at the ongoing Tokyo Olympics on Friday. The neck...

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

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...
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Tokyo Olympics: Kamalpreet Kaur clinches 2nd place in qualification, earns final round berth

Indian discus thrower Kamalpreet Kaur produced a stunning display of performance on Saturday, finishing the qualifying round with a second place finish to secure herself an entry into the women's discus throw final. Competing in Group B of the qualifications,...

8 Olympic-destined Indian boxers flying to Italy for exposure tour

Eight out of the nine Indian boxers, who have made the cut to earn a quota in the upcoming Tokyo Olympics, will be travelling to Italy for their exposure tour before the grand quadrennial event. The eight member Olympic-bound team,...
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Asahi Shimbun joins voice for cancellation of Tokyo Olympics 2020

Japanese newspaper Asahi Shimbun, who are an official partner of Tokyo Olympics 2020, has become the latest newspaper to call for the cancellation of the games. THE COVID-19 SITUATION OF JAPAN IS TRAGIC Formerly scheduled to take place from 24 July...

Shivpal Singh becomes second Javelin thrower to quality for Tokyo 2020 Olympics from India

As the 2020 Summer Olympics makes its approach, athletes from India are successfully securing their berths for the main event in Tokyo. Although, there was only one Javelin thrower from the country, Neeraj Chopra, who made it through the...

Tokyo Olympics: Atanu Das defeats Olympic winner Oh Jin-Hyek in shoot-out to progress into...

Atanu Das sealed his progress to the pre-quarter-finals of Men's Archery by defeating Korea's Oh Jin-Hyek. The Indian ace prevailed after a tense shoot-out to win the contest. Oh Jin-Hyek is a four-time Olympic medallist and had won Gold in...


Adorable pictures of Anouk Hoogendijk!!

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