Olympic star Adam Peaty’s girlfriend gets apology as hospital accused of being 'shockingly unprofessional' during labour

HOSPITAL bosses have apologised after ­Olympic hero Adam Peaty’s girlfriend accused staff of being “shockingly unprofessional”. Eiri Munro, 23, says it made a 20-hour emergency labour experience even more traumatic.  The 26-year-old swimming champ’s girlfriend gave birth to their son George almost a year ago. Eiri said the problems began

U.S. ratings for Tokyo Olympics plunge to half of 2012 Games

By Lisa Richwine    LOS ANGELES (Reuters) -U.S. viewership for the Summer Olympics in Tokyo, a competition clouded by the COVID-19 pandemic, dropped to about half the audience for the London Games in 2012, according to data released by Comcast Corp's NBCUniversal on Monday.    The 17-day event averaged 15.5 million primetime

Team GB Olympic heroes Jason and Laura Kenny return home after making history at Tokyo 2020 Games

JASON and Laura Kenny led Team GB's Olympic heroes today as they touched back down in the UK after making history at Tokyo 2020. Cycling's golden couple stood at the top of the British Airways plane's steps as airline staff applauded and waved Union flags. And boxing hero Galal Yafai

Olympic boxing: Galal Yafai vs Carlo Paalam UK start time, TV channel and live stream for Tokyo 2020 gold medal fight

GALAL YAFAI goes for gold in the men's flyweight boxing final against Carlo Paalam. The Commonwealth champion from 2018 is looking to win the biggest title of his amateur career with Games gold in Tokyo. FREE BETS: GET OVER £2,000 IN NEW CUSTOMER DEALS Yafai, 28, reached the last 16

Former US Olympic swimmer who stormed US Capitol nears plea deal

Washington: A former US Olympic swimmer has negotiated a plea bargain to charges stemming from the riot at the US Capitol in January. A prosecutor and a defence lawyer said they were close to a plea bargain for swimmer Klete Keller, a US gold medalist in the 2004 and 2008

Olympic boxer cries after winning silver medal, says hes a failure

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Dina Asher-Smith in Olympic heartbreak as she FAILS to make 100m finals after Team GB star comes third in semi

DINA ASHER-SMITH, the poster-girl of the Team GB athletics squad, has dramatically failed to qualify for the women’s 100m at the Tokyo Olympics. In a shock turn of events, the 100m world silver medallist crashed out of the semi-finals in Japan, coming 0.05 seconds off a place in the final.

Tokyo 2020: Olympic gold medal shooter goes viral for 'cool' stance – but is mansplained on 'how to hold gun properly'

OLYMPIC star Vitalina Batsarashkina's shooting stance has gone viral after the Russian star won two gold medals at the Tokyo Games. Fans on social media are loving the 24-year-old's unique technique, although some blokes have decided to question the champion instead. Batsarashkina shoots with her right hand and tucks her

Andy Murray's Olympic run over as he and Joe Salisbury lose men's doubles QF in champion's tie-break

ANDY MURRAY'S Olympic run is over after he and Joe Salisbury crashed out in the doubles quarter-finals. The former world No1 was aiming to win a record fourth tennis medal. But after taking the first set at the Ariake Tennis Centre and having a break in the second, the Team GB