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Simone Biles withdraws from US team during Olympic final due to...

American artistic gymnast Simone Biles has withdrawn from the team final competition due to a medical issue. USA gymnastics said Simone will be assessed daily...

IOC to adapt refugee athletes program to counter criticism

Refugee athletes need to be given more chances to compete and earn money in international sports, the IOC said Tuesday following criticism from runners...

Blitzboks dumped out of men’s Olympic Rugby Sevens by Argentina

South Africa exited the men’s Olympic Sevens tournament in the quarterfinal stage losing 14-19 to Argentina on Tuesday in what is one of the...

Naomi Osaka eliminated from Tokyo Olympics

The host country’s superstar is out of the Tokyo Olympics. Naomi Osaka lost to former French Open finalist Marketa Vondrousova of the Czech Republic 6-1,...

Ons Jabeur stunned by Suarez Navarro in Olympic tennis first round

Tunisia’s Ons Jabeur suffered a shock defeat in the opening round of the women’s Olympic tennis tournament losing in straight sets to Carla Suarez...

Somalia united in praise for first female Olympic boxer despite defeat

Somalian citizens on Monday united in praise for the country’s first ever non-runner Olympian, Ramla Ali, who despite defeat in her featherweight boxing bout...

Kenya’s Kipchoge seeks to retain Olympic marathon title in Japan

Kenya’s legendary marathoner Eliud Kipchoge has set his eyes firmly on retaining the Olympic title which he won in Rio 2016 in the 42-kilometer...

Barcelona settle Neymar lawsuits

Spanish football club Barcelona said Monday they had "ended out of court in an amicable fashion" the various lawsuits with their former player Neymar. "As...

Côte d’Ivoire to face Germany in winner-takes-all final group match

Côte d'Ivoire will take on Germany in a winner-takes all match on Wednesday to determine which one of the two sides will progress to...

Zimbabwe’s 17-year-old swimmer impresses in Tokyo

Teenage Zimbabwean swimmer Donata Katai on Sunday attracted widespread praise from her country after she finished first in her 100 meter backstroke heat in...
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