Beijing Olympics will allow only local fans to attend games due to COVID-19

If you want to attend the Beijing Olympics, you better live in China. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) released updates on the event Wednesday which stated tickets will "be sold exclusively to spectators residing in China’s mainland." In addition to living in China, fans will also need to meet the

Police probe Italian 100m champion’s nutritionist over alleged link to steroids

Italian sprint sensation Lamont Marcell Jacobs was forced to part company his sports nutritionist who is at the centre of a police probe into the illegal distribution of anabolic steroids, The 26-year-old Jacobs stunned the world last weekend after he stormed to success in the blue riband track and field

Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Laura Muir wins silver for Team GB in 1500m

Laura Muir has won a silver medal for Great Britain with a new national record in the 1500m at the Tokyo Olympic Games. The 28-year-old produced an exceptional run in the final and finished with a time of 3:54.50, which is also a new personal best. Faith Kipyegon was the

Theres A Poignant Story Behind The Medalists Bouquets At The Tokyo Olympics

TOKYO (AP) — Of course, an Olympic medal has significance. But the bouquet of flowers that every medal winner is being handed at the Tokyo Olympics has deeper meaning. Much deeper. The sunflowers and all the other flowers in the bouquet were grown in the three northeastern Japanese prefectures that

Olympics 2021: 10 Movies to Watch Before the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 End

The 2021 Summer Olympics will conclude on Sunday, Aug. 8, 2021. After a year of delays due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic — these are technically the 2020 Summer Olympics — many sports fans don’t want the competitions to end.  Fortunately, these movies will keep that gold-medal-winning feeling alive long

Giles Scott secures another gold for Team GB in the men's Finn class

Giles Scott made it two golds for Britain in an hour at Enoshima to continue the country’s dominance in the Finn class. It is Britain’s sixth successive title in the boat dating back to Iain Percy’s success in Sydney 21 years ago. Ben Ainslie then won three consecutive titles before

Tokyo Olympics Day 11 LIVE RESULTS: Simone Biles and Laura Kenny in action, Team GB go for gold – latest updates

WHAT a golden day we potentially have ahead in Tokyo. We've a host of big names coming your way from Japan through the night, with Jazmin Sawyers and Abigail Irozuru going for gold in the long jump at 3am. Josh Kerr goes in the 1500m, while Adam Gemili gets his

Team USAs Jade Carey can show her gold mettle while the best floor gymnast in the world sits out

On Sunday, newly crowned women’s gymnastics all-around champ Suni Lee competed in the uneven bars final, adding a bronze medal to her Tokyo Olympics hardware collection. MyKayla Skinner — who previously thought her Olympic journey had ended in the qualifying round — replaced Simone Biles on vault and made the

Olympic gymnastics live updates: MyKayla Skinner wins silver, Suni Lee still to compete in event finals

On Sunday, newly crowned Olympic all-around champ Suni Lee will compete for the gold medal on uneven bars. The American could do it — but it should be a very hotly contested final in the Tokyo Olympics. Simone Biles announced on Saturday that she had withdrawn from both the vault