IOC President Thomas Bach is confident of successful Olympics in Tokyo despite Covid-19 concerns.Official in IOC refugee team tested positive for Covid-19 while seven staff at a hotel in Hamamatsu,southwest of Tokyo tested positive.
Bajrang Punia and Vinesh Phogat are top Indian medal contenders in wrestling at Tokyo Olympics.Ravi Dahiya is a dark horse in 57kg.
China’s table tennis chief has stated that Covid-19 safety rules are making life difficult for the players.China are once again looking to sweep all gold medals in the sport.
Covid-19 forced FIH to postpone inaugural World Hockey 5s to 2022.It was scheduled for September this year.
P V Sindhu flaunted her nail art with Olympic rings ahead of Tokyo Games.Olympic silver medallist is once again a top medal contender at Olympics.She is seeded sixth in women’s singles.
Roger Federer pulls out of Tokyo Olympics due to knee injury suffered during grass court season.
USA men’s basketball team beat Argentina 108-80 in pre Olympics tune up game.
By Shailesh Padhye