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U.S. becoming next coronavirus epicenter – WHO

The World Health Organisation said on Tuesday that the U.S. could become the global epicentre of the coronavirus pandemic, which finally forced reluctant organisers to postpone the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics.

Coronavirus: Tokyo Olympics may hold behind closed doors – Official

British Cycling Chief, Stephen Park has hinted that the 2020 Olympics may be an all athlete’s affair as opposed to outright cancellation over fear of Coronavirus.

Indonesia submits bid to host 2032 Olympics

Indonesia has submitted a bid to host the 2032 Olympics, the state news agency said on Tuesday. The bid was put forward, after the country...

US skier, Miller backtracks over ‘blame marriage’ gaffe

US skiing great Bode Miller apologised on Thursday after suggesting that marriage was to blame for a slow slalom run by Austria's Anna Veith...

47 Russians lose late court bid to compete at Olympics

Forty-seven Russians implicated in doping lost a last-minute court bid to take part in the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics on Friday, just hours before the...

‘Extremely worried’ Olympics body threatens to expel boxing

The International Olympic Committee threatened to axe boxing from the Tokyo 2020 Games on Sunday as it opened an investigation into the sport's controversial...

We will shine like stars at Winter Olympics, Bobsled team assures

Africa's First Olympic Bobsled Team • Departs For South Korea Today The Nigerian Bobsled and Skeleton team to this year's Winter Olympics will depart Lagos today...

Nigeria needs N43million for Winter Olympics

The trio of Seun Adigun, Ngozi Onwumere and Akuoma Omeoga will fly Nigeria's flag for the first time at the Winter Games. Nigeria's contingent to...

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