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Rowing chief Rolland pleased as Tokyo 2020 venue opens

Added: 16.06.2019 5:43 | 15 views | 0 comments

Sea Forest Waterway, which will play host to rowing events at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, opened on Sunday with the sport's world governing body praising organizers for delivering a "world class" venue on schedule.


Tokyo opens Olympic rowing venue in heart of Tokyo Bay

Added: 16.06.2019 5:19 | 1 views | 0 comments

Organizers have opened the rowing venue for next year's Tokyo Olympics


Qatar to host inaugural World Beach Games in place of San Diego

Added: 15.06.2019 7:34 | 22 views | 0 comments

Qatar will host the inaugural World Beach Games later this year after Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) awarded the Gulf state the rights two weeks after San Diego withdrew because of lack of funding and sponsorship.


Equestrian coach, rider Robert Gage dies by suicide after recent SafeSport ban for misconduct

Added: 14.06.2019 20:02 | 4 views | 0 comments

Robert Gage, a three-time World Cup Grand Prix equestrian rider, was banned by SafeSport, which investigates allegations of abuse in Olympic sports.

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Qatar replaces San Diego as host of 1st World Beach Games

Added: 14.06.2019 11:47 | 5 views | 0 comments

Qatar has replaced San Diego as host of the first World Beach Games in Doha, and will also host the annual meeting of national Olympic bodies


Breakdancers say getting into the Paris 2024 Olympics is ‘huge’

Added: 14.06.2019 1:21 | 17 views | 0 comments

Getting hip to breakdancing’s appeal with young audiences, organizers of the 2024 Paris Olympics want the dance sport that spread from New York in the 1970s to become a medal event at the games. (June 13)


Skateboarders raise their game as Olympic qualifiers begin

Added: 13.06.2019 22:52 | 7 views | 0 comments

Being an Olympic sport is starting to bring a different vibe to skateboarding


Liverpool revive Fekir interest?

Added: 13.06.2019 13:52 | 4 views | 0 comments

Liverpool have revived their interest in signing Nabil Fekir from Olympique Lyon, according to several sources. Fekir's move to Merseyside was agreed ahead of the World Cup last year for around €52 million, but Liverpool pulled out of the agreement at the eleventh hour due to concerns over his long-standing knee issues. Fekir won the ...]

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Gabriele Grunewald, Runner Who Chronicled Journey With Cancer, Dies at 32

Added: 13.06.2019 7:17 | 29 views | 0 comments

Grunewald competed in middle distances, reaching the Olympic trials multiple times, despite facing a rare metastatic cancer.

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Caster Semenya: Olympic 800m champion says she won't take take drugs to compete

Added: 12.06.2019 21:19 | 8 views | 0 comments

Olympic 800m champion Caster Semenya says she will not take testosterone-reducing drugs in order to compete and will instead target other events.

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