Up to 10,000 spectators allowed for each sporting event at the Olympic Games

Spectator limit for the Olympic Games has been set at 50% of venue capacity, up to a maximum of 10,000 people; decision on the Paralympic Games will be made by 16 July 2021. Residents of Japan will be allowed to...

Refugee team of 29 athletes chosen for Tokyo Olympics

The International Olympics Committee on Tuesday unveiled the refugee team of 29 athletes that will participate in the Tokyo Olympics next month. Committee President Thomas Bach made the announcement during a virtual ceremony, saying he "can't wait to see" them compete. "When you, the IOC...

Knighton breaks Bolt’s world U18 200m best with 20.11 in Jacksonville

After a string of 200m victories and some swift – albeit wind-assisted – times over 100m in the past two months, 17-year-old Erriyon Knighton finally entered the record books with his 20.11 200m win at the Duval County Challenge,...

Bolt receives devastating COVID-19 test result

Arguably the greatest sprinter of all time, Usain Bolt tests positive for Corona virus just days after celebrating his 34th birthday at a party in Jamaica. A radio station in Jamaica reports that Bolts has contracted the disease and will...
Olympics Tokyo 2020

The new dates for the qualifying rounds of the Olympic games Tokyo 2020 have...

Prior to this announcement, authorities from several countries had halted the Olympic qualifying tournaments, putting the health of athletes first. The International Athletics Association has decided to change the selection criteria for next year's Olympic Games. Accordingly, the period from April...

The Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games have been postponed to 2021 because of the...

On Monday the 30th March 2020, the international Olympic committee decided to postpone the Olympics and Paralympics by one year because of the uncontrollable spreading of the Coronavirus. Officials had been discussing the postponement of the Olympics for weeks...

Olympics 2020: What happens if the Tokyo Games don’t go ahead?

The Olympic flame arrived in Japan on Friday, marking the beginning of official celebrations for a global sporting event that could still be derailed by the novel coronavirus pandemic. Sporting groups from the National Basketball Association (NBA) to the European...

Coronavirus, the Olympians and the Tokyo Olympic games 2020

Covid-19, also known as the Corona Virus, has become one of the fastest-spreading viruses in the world within the past few weeks, causing many world-renowned sports events to be canceled or postponed. With the virus spreading every day, and...

Olympic Committee under pressure to postpone Tokyo Games

The IOC is coming under increasing pressure to postpone the Tokyo Olympic Games after Spain insisted their competitors “can’t arrive in equal conditions” owing to the coronavirus outbreak and a reigning gold medallist described instructions telling athletes to continue to train...

Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games event schedule out!

Ready, Set, Go! Tokyo 2020 just announced the order of events for each sport at the upcoming Olympic games. The games will see a record 33 sports and 339 events. The Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 will officially run between the...

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