August 1, 2021
August 1, 2021

Sprinter Jahir fails to impress in 400m

Bangladesh’s sprinter Jahir Rayhan produced a lackluster performance in the 400m run in Tokyo Olympics, where the 20-year-old athlete ended up registering a timing that was far off from his...

July 28, 2021
July 28, 2021

Titmus claims 200m crown but Ledecky bounces back for first gold

An electric Ariarne Titmus dethroned Katie Ledecky to become the 200m freestyle champion Wednesday, only for the gutsy American great to bounce back and clinch the first-ever women's Olympic...

July 28, 2021
July 28, 2021

Biles out of next event at Tokyo Games

Simone Biles pulled out of a second event at the Tokyo Olympics on Wednesday, withdrawing from the individual all-around competition to concentrate on her mental health.

July 23, 2021
July 23, 2021

Athletes parade in empty stadium

In an opening ceremony marked by simplicity, one tradition held on Friday - athletes from all over the world paraded into the Olympic stadium to represent their nations, for the first time their...

July 23, 2021
July 23, 2021

Nobel laureate Yunus awarded prestigious Olympic Laurel

Nobel Peace Prize winner Muhammad Yunus has written Bangladesh's name into Olympic history as he was awarded the Olympic Laurel at the opening ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics on Friday night.

July 23, 2021
July 23, 2021

Japan’s alphabet gives unique order to opening ceremony parade

Global viewers of Friday's opening ceremony for the Tokyo Olympics may have been confused at the order of the national parade, where Andorra was followed by Yemen. Look no further than Japan&...

July 23, 2021
July 23, 2021

Tradition, fireworks and a moment of silence as Tokyo Games start

The Tokyo Olympics like no other opened on Friday with fireworks illuminating an empty stadium and a moment of silence to honour those lost to COVID-19, with a nod to Japanese tradition represented...

July 23, 2021
July 23, 2021

Ruman, Diya get off to good starts on opening day

Country's top archers Ruman Sana and Diya Siddique got off to a fine start on the opening day of Tokyo Olympic Games as they finished 17th and 36th respectively among 64 competitors in their...

July 22, 2021
July 22, 2021

New era of Olympic champions eye Tokyo glory

When the flame is finally lit at the Tokyo Olympics on Friday, a new era of athletes have a chance to make history in the absence of a host of established stars.

July 21, 2021
July 21, 2021

Brisbane awarded 2032 Olympics

Brisbane was awarded the 2032 Olympics on Wednesday, triggering wild celebrations and fireworks as it became the third Australian city to host the Summer Games after Melbourne and Sydney.