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Aly Raisman will not try for Tokyo Olympics, report says

Added: 11.12.2019 13:19 | 13 views | 0 comments

“I plan to be in Tokyo to cheer everyone on,” Raisman said, according to People magazine.

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British Olympic Association responds to athletes' legal challenge

Added: 11.12.2019 6:48 | 27 views | 0 comments

The British Olympic Association (BOA) says it has "formally responded" to a legal challenge over sponsorship rights brought by a group of its own athletes that could cast a shadow over its preparations for next year's Tokyo Games.


Same as Olympics: Tokyo Paralympic ticket demand tops supply

Added: 10.12.2019 10:46 | 13 views | 0 comments

When it comes to tickets, next year's Tokyo Paralympics will be just like the Olympics: There's more demand than there are tickets.

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Tokyo 2020: 3.1m Paralympic ticket requests made with only 2.3m available

Added: 10.12.2019 9:50 | 14 views | 0 comments

More than three million ticket requests have been submitted for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics - with only 2.3m available.

Tags: Tokyo

Japanese man says he will admit guilt in court over 2016 killings of disabled people: media

Added: 10.12.2019 9:16 | 13 views | 0 comments

A Japanese man accused of killing 19 disabled people at a care home south of Tokyo in 2016 said he will admit to the killings at his trial due to begin in January, the Mainichi Shimbun newspaper reported.

Tags: Japan, SPA, Tokyo

Demand for Tokyo 2020 tickets unprecedented, says IPC chief

Added: 10.12.2019 7:47 | 32 views | 0 comments

There have been more than three million requests for Tokyo 2020 Paralympics tickets via the first lottery phase, three times the demand seen a year out from the London 2012 event which went on to post record sales, Paralympics chief Andrew Parsons has said.

Tags: London, PC, Tokyo

Russia banned from Olympics but door open to Tokyo Games

Added: 10.12.2019 6:50 | 6 views | 0 comments

Russia may be banned from the next two Olympics but the door is open for Russian participation at the 2020 Tokyo Summer Games if athletes can meet the rigid criteria laid out by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA).


Paralympics chief 'disgusted' with Russia for letting down nation's clean athletes

Added: 10.12.2019 6:49 | 8 views | 0 comments

Paralympics boss Andrew Parsons expressed disgust on Tuesday that Russian authorities had let down the country's clean athletes, after the World Anti-Doping Agency banned Russia for four years from major events, including the Tokyo Olympic Games.

Tags: Russia, Tokyo

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