May 10, 2021
Tokyo's Olympic Stadium holds track and field test event minus fans
Hundreds of athletes, including US sprinter Justin Gatlin, participated in a test event at the Olympic Stadium yesterday, as organisers fined tuned...
May 09, 2021
The track god who was felled by the weight of his stardom
As the Class Five boy out ran the world champions, big money flowed in, and with it a multitude of fake friends who pushed him to the edge.
May 07, 2021
Pfizer, BioNTech set to donate vaccines
Vaccine developers Pfizer and BioNTech will donate doses to inoculate athletes and officials preparing for the...
May 06, 2021
Why Kenyan boxing has taken a knockout blow
A crashing punch to the chin sends Frenchman Laurent Boudouani sprawling to the canvas, and it was over. That was a knockout win for Kenya’s Robert...
By John Nene
May 06, 2021
Weightlifter poised to become first transgender Olympian
She has been eligible to compete in the Olympics since 2015, when the IOC issued new...
May 05, 2021
Japan faces longer state of emergency, casting doubt on Olympics
Japan is considering extending a coronavirus spurred state of emergency in the capital, Tokyo, and other major urban areas.
Marcus Rashford 'splits up with girlfriend Lucia Loi' after eight years