Sports /Olympics

Afghan Olympians resettle in Australia to start afresh 17 Aug 2022 - 09:17 pm
Afghan Olympic sprinter Kimia Yousofi. (Reuters/File photo)
Kenny calls for improved safety measures after Walls crash 01 Aug 2022 - 09:21 am
Gold medallist Laura Kenny of Britain poses with the Union Jack at the last day of the cycling track events. REUTERS/Matthew Childs
Kremlin says no agreements yet on Griner prisoner swap 28 Jul 2022 - 01:52 pm
WNBA star and two-time Olympic gold medalist Brittney Griner sits in a cage at a court room prior to a hearing, in Khimki , outside Moscow, Russia, July 27, 2022. Alexander Zemlianichenko/Pool via REUTERS
Double Olympic champion Hanyu Yuzuru says he will turn pro 19 Jul 2022 - 11:31 am
July 19, 2022 Japan's Yuzuru Hanyu during the press conference REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
Spain withdraws bid for 2030 Winter Games due to political row 21 Jun 2022 - 09:41 pm
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DL: Barshim, Tamberi to be reunited at season-opening meet in Doha 14 Apr 2022 - 09:17 am
Tunisian Olympic sailor Guezguez, 17, dies after boat capsizes 11 Apr 2022 - 08:11 pm
Paris 2024 hopes to sell 13.4 million tickets 21 Mar 2022 - 09:48 pm
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Russian, Belarusian athletes barred from Beijing Paralympics: IPC 03 Mar 2022 - 03:18 pm
A worker with Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) walks at the Olympic Village, on the day that the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) confirmed that Russian and Belarusian athletes can no longer compete in the Beijing Paralympics, in Beijing, China, March 3, 2022. Reuters/Soe Zeya Tun
Sporting bodies move to ban Russian athletes amid invasion of Ukraine 28 Feb 2022 - 07:46 pm
The Olympic rings are pictured among solar panels on top of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland, May 3, 2021. Picture taken with a drone. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse
Beijing’s ‘Covid Games’ end with record haul of golds for China 20 Feb 2022 - 09:32 pm
Bolshunov wins 3rd gold of Beijing Olympics in 30K race 19 Feb 2022 - 03:28 pm
Alexander Bolshunov of the Russian Olympic Committee celebrates winning gold. REUTERS/Marko Djurica
Dutchman Thomas Krol wins gold in men's 1000 metres 18 Feb 2022 - 01:28 pm
Gold Medallist Thomas Krol of the Netherlands celebrates during the flower ceremony. REUTERS/Susana Vera
Valieva cleared to compete after CAS ruling citing 'exceptional circumstances' 14 Feb 2022 - 09:28 am
CAS (Court of Arbitration for Sport) Director general Matthieu Reeb makes an announcement regarding Russian figure skater Kamila Valieva. Reuters/Tyrone Siu
Zhou withdraws from Beijing after positive COVID test 07 Feb 2022 - 10:10 pm
Vincent Zhou of the United States in action. REUTERS/Evgenia Novozhenina
Beijing's 'Most Wanted' Hanyu finally touches down 06 Feb 2022 - 07:49 pm
FILE PHOTO: Yuzuru Hanyu of Japan during the men's short program Jessica Gow/TT News Agency via REUTERS/File Photo
No large fluctuations in COVID cases expected, organisers say 06 Feb 2022 - 11:40 am
A staff member holds a sign
Johaug wins 1st gold medal of Beijing Olympics in skiathlon 05 Feb 2022 - 12:23 pm
Gold medalist, Therese Johaug of Norway, celebrates after winning. Reuters/Marko Djurica