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Tokyo Olympic 2020

India at Tokyo Olympics, Aug 3 Results: India Men Lose In Hockey Semis, Sonam Malik Wrestled Out

Aug 03, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

In Tokyo 2020 on Tuesday, shot putter Tajinderpal Singh Toor was a big disappointment

Tokyo Olympics: Equestrian Fouaad Mirza Finishes 23rd In Individual Eventing

Aug 02, 2021 PTI

Mirza and his equine Seigneur Medicott sneaked into the top-25 in the morning to make the jumping finals and become the first Indian to do so.

The Lovlina Borgohain Story: Kick-boxer Turned Boxer Who Gifts India Tokyo Olympics Medal

The 23-year-old's victory on Friday also seemed like the beginning of a new era in Indian women's boxing

Tokyo Olympics, Football: Richarlison's Goals Give Brazil 3-1 Win Over Saudi Arabia

Jul 28, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Richarlison, who plays for Everton, scored a header in the 76th, and then added his second in stoppage time

Tokyo Olympics: Top-ranked Koreans Humble Indian Archers In Men's Team Quarterfinals

After beating Kazakhstan 6-2, the Indian trio of Atanu Das, Pravin Jadhav and Tarundeep Rai lost in straight sets against the top seeds

21 July, 2021

Tokyo Olympics: Brutal! Six Poland Swimmers Sent Home From Japan


An administrative mistake meant that Poland had infringed Olympic rules by overfilling their roster of permitted athletes

19 July, 2021

Tokyo Olympics: Delhi High Court Restrains Unauthorised Broadcast By Rogue Websites, Cable Operators


The interim order, which will remain in force till the next date of hearing on September 29, was passed by Justice C Hari Shankar on a plea moved by Sony Pictures Networks India

19 July, 2021

Tokyo Olympics: Coco Gauff To Miss The Games After Testing Positive For COVID-19


Coco Gauff lost to Angelique Kerber 6-4, 6-4 in the fourth round at Wimbledon earlier this month

16 July, 2021

Tokyo Olympics: Ugandan Weightlifter Reported Missing From Training Camp In Osaka

Associated Press (AP)

Teammates discovered the athlete was missing around midday Friday when his saliva test sample was not delivered and his hotel room was empty.

15 July, 2021

Tokyo Olympics: IOC President Thomas Bach Brings Attention To Hiroshima - Some Unwanted

Associated Press (AP)

Bach is expected to place a wreath at the Peace Memorial Park, visit the Peace Memorial Museum and view the Atomic Bomb Dome.

14 July, 2021

Tokyo Olympics: No Crowds Can Be Advantage India, Says Rajasthan Royals Physiotherapist John Gloster


Gloster, who served as India cricket team physio from 2005 to 2008, has worked with 11 Olympic-bound Indian athletes focusing on metal aspect


13 July, 2021

Olympic champion Gymnast Oleg Verniaiev Out Of Tokyo Games After Doping Ban

Associated Press (AP)

Verniaiev denies wrongdoing and said he will appeal the ruling to the Court of Arbitration for Sport.

08 July, 2021

Japan Announces State Of Emergency For Tokyo With Olympics Opening In Just Two Weeks

Associated Press (AP)

The state of emergency would go in effect on Monday and last through August 22 meaning the Olympics starting July 23 will be held under emergency measures

06 July, 2021

Sachin Tendulkar Sends Best Wishes To India's Tokyo-bound Olympic Contingent - Watch Video Here


Over 100 athletes from India have qualified for the Olympics will is slated to start on July 23

06 July, 2021

Tokyo Olympics: Hockey Striker Gurjant Singh Wants To Make Opportunities Count


Gurjant who hails from Punjab's Amritsar has been selected in the 16-member Indian men's hockey team to take part in the Tokyo Games

28 June, 2021

Olympic-bound Indian Contingent To Have COVID Tests For Seven Days Prior To Departure To Tokyo


The Tokyo Games organisers have imposed stricter regulations on the Indians by clubbing the country with Afghanistan, Nepal, Maldives, Pakistan and Sri Lanka, with serious COVID-19 situation.

26 June, 2021

Bajrang Punia's Injured Knee To Be Assessed After 48 Hours, But Olympic-bound Wrestler Insists He Is 'Fine'


Bajrang is one of India's brightest medal prospects and has been training in Russia since last month


24 June, 2021

Transgender Athlete Could Polarize Opinion at Tokyo Olympics - Experts

Associated Press (AP)

Weightlifter Laurel Hubbard selection, which will make the 43-year-old New Zealander the first trans athlete to compete at an Olympics, has already drawn criticism from conservative commentators.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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