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The Olympic rings are seen in front of Tokyo’s iconic Rainbow Bridge and Tokyo Tower at Odaiba Marine Park on January 20, 2020 in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Olympic champion Crouser sets shot put meeting record

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Olympic champion Ryan Crouser of the United States set a meeting record to win the men's shot put at the World Athletics Continental Tour...
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Beijing 2022 releases Olympic and Paralympic educational materials

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The Beijing Organizing Committee for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (Beijing 2022) released the Chinese version of the Olympic Values Education Programme...
Tokyo 2020 has unveiled the Olympic Flame near the new National Stadium in the Japanese capital ©Getty Images

Olympic Flame unveiled near National Stadium in Tokyo

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Tokyo 2020 has unveiled the Olympic Flame near the new National Stadium in the Japanese capital. The Olympic Flame has been placed at the Japan...
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Olympic sample re-analysis sends positive message to clean athletes – Yang Yang

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The International Olympic Committee (IOC) re-analyzing urine and blood samples from the Olympic Games gives "hope for clean athletes and the people who are...
DOHA, March 7, 2020 (Xinhua) -- Chen Meng of China competes against her compatriot Wang Manyu during the women's singles semifinal match at 2020 ITTF Qatar Open in Doha, Qatar on March 7, 2020. (Photo by Nikku/Xinhua)

Chinese table tennis carries out Olympic practice test

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Experienced paddler Chen Meng paired with Sun Yingsha and Wang Manyu to clinch the women's team finals at the China table tennis team...
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Olympic Day 2020 – the world’s biggest online Olympic workout

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Olympic Day 2020 will see Olympians, athletes and fans all over the globe get active in the world’s largest 24-hour digital Olympic workout. Twenty-three...
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Sprinter Benjamin Azamati dreams of Olympic gold medal

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Ghanaian sprinter Benjamin Azamati says he is aiming to become one of the leading names in world sprinting in the next four to five...
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Abeiku Jackson eyes 2020 Tokyo Olympic ticket

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Abeiku Jackson - one of Ghana's leading swimmers is confident of booking a place at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, after missing the...
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Ghanaian paddlers chase Olympic table tennis slots

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Two Ghanaian table tennis players are in Tunisia to participate in the African qualification series for this year's Olympic Games in Tokyo. ...
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Cameroon Look To Realize Olympic Another Dream

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…Aim To Roar At CAF U-23 AFCON After successive losses at the preliminary rounds of the previous editions, Cameroon have finally earned the pleasure of...
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Japanese Olympics Chief Takeda to Step Down

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The president of the Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) Tsunekazu Takeda on Tuesday said he would resign from both that post and as a member...
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Kenya U-23 Team Comes Up Against Olympic Football Qualifiers

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Kenya's Under-23 team reignited their campaign to win Olympic tickets when they play Sudan away in Khartoum on Wednesday. It's the first of the two-legged...

Kenyan Athlete Jemima Sumgong Fails Her Drugs Test

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Reigning Olympic and London marathon champion Jemima Sumgong is the latest Kenyan athlete to fail a drugs test. The 32-year-old tested positive for banned substance...
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Martha Bissah Earns Most Outstanding Track Athlete Honors

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The President of the Ghana Athletics Association (GAA), Prof. Francis Dodoo, has said he is optimistic 800m runner Martha Bissah will run faster than...

Nunoo Mensah Receive Endorsement To Lead Ghana Olympic Committee

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President of the Ghana Weight Lifting Federation (GWF) Ben Nunoo Mensah has received massive endorsement from the National Sports Federations to become the new...

Bolt loses Olympic gold as teammate fails drug test

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Usain Bolt loses 'triple triple' of golds as Jamaica are stripped of men's 4x100m relay title from Beijing Olympics. Usain Bolt lost one of his...

Nesta Carter Tests Results Causes Bolt to Lose One Olympic Medal

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Usain Bolt will have to hand back one of his nine Olympic gold medals after Jamaican team-mate Nesta Carter tested positive for a banned...

3 Chinese weightlifters stripped of Olympic gold

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Weightlifter Cao Lei was one of three Chinese Olympians to be stripped of their gold medals by the IOC on Thursday. Three Chinese women's...

Half-pipe ski team eyes Olympic glory

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A member of China's national half-pipe ski team trains at the country's first Olympic-sized half-pipe at Genting Resort in Zhangjiakou, Hebei province, on Saturday.Qin...
Ghana Olympic Committee

Ghana Olympic Committee Prepares For Congress

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The Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC), will on Saturday, December 17, organize an Extraordinary Congress to deliberate on their elections next year. A statement signed by...
International Tennis Federation

Andy Murray, Angelique Kerber Named World Champions

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The number one pair of Andy Murray and Angelique Kerber earned the official stamp of approval for runaway success in 2016 as they were...
Dozens of Russian athletes have been tested positive for meldonium which was banned by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) from this year. (Sputnik Photo)

Public Trust In International High-Performance Sport Damaged

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German athletes on Monday called for retests of all drug test samples from the 2008, 2010 and 2014 Olympics in the wake of the...

Beijing 2022 Olympic venues to start construction next year

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 A man snowboards at the construction site of Yunding Ski Field. North China's Hebei province will initiate construction on 2022 Winter Olympic Games competition...
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Kenya’ s Kipyego seeks conquer rivals at world X-country championships

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But almost two years down the line, Kipyegon is drawing her own path as she seeks to win her major title in the discipline...
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Telling Ghana’s Olympic Tale So Far

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Tema, Sept 3,GNA-The 2016 Olympic games just ended and Ghana came home with no medal at all. This is because...
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Cuban Loses His Olympic Silver Over Doping

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A reanalysis of Barrios' samples from Beijing 2008 tested positive for acetazolamide, a banned diuretic and masking agent. Barrios is...

Kenyan Olympic Officials Appear Before Court Over Misconduct

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Two Kenyan Olympic officials have been granted bail after appearing in court over alleged mismanagement of the national team at the Rio Olympics....

Rio Games: Neymar’s Penalty Gives Brazil An Olympic Gold

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Neymar scored the winning penalty as hosts Brazil beat Germany 5-4 on penalties in Rio to win their first men's Olympic football gold...

Rio Games: Patrick Hickey Resigns Over Tickets Row

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Patrick Hickey, head of the Olympic Council of Ireland, has temporarily stood down from all his roles after his arrest over allegations of...
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Sweden silences Brazil in Olympic women’s football on penalties

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Goalkeeper Hedvig Lindahl made the difference for Sweden as she saved kicks from Cristiane and then Andressa, on Brazil's fifth kick. Brazil keeper Barbara...