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India’s Olympics quest threatened by controversy over Chinese sponsor
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The Indian Olympic Committee is searching for a new sponsor and kit after dropping Chinese brand Li-Ning, with less than 40 days to go.

India’s Olympics quest threatened by controversy over Chinese sponsor

The Indian Olympic Committee is searching for a new sponsor and kit after dropping Chinese brand Li-Ning, with less than 40 days to go.

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Japan accused of ‘massaging’ coronavirus figures ahead of Tokyo Olympics
11 Jun 2021 - 4:38PM
Tokyo 2020: India drops Chinese brand Li-Ning after public backlash
11 Jun 2021 - 3:41PM
Japan accused of ‘massaging’ coronavirus figures ahead of Tokyo Olympics

A new counting method adopted in June leaves out some groups from bed occupancy figures, immediately bringing some areas to within the limits set by medical advisers for a safe Games.

11 Jun 2021 - 4:38PM
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Tokyo 2020: India drops Chinese brand Li-Ning after public backlash

New Li-Ning kit for Tokyo Games was revealed earlier in June before outcry from public forced U-turn; Chinese foreign ministry asks India to ‘avoid politicising the issue’.

New Li-Ning kit for Tokyo Games was revealed earlier in June before outcry from public forced U-turn; Chinese foreign ministry asks India to ‘avoid politicising the issue’.

11 Jun 2021 - 3:41PM
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Sapporo struggling to stage Olympic marathon as coronavirus cases surge

Sapporo, which has a population of just under 2 million people, currently accounts for almost two-thirds of Japan’s new cases.

Sapporo, which has a population of just under 2 million people, currently accounts for almost two-thirds of Japan’s new cases.

10 Jun 2021 - 12:02PM
10 Jun 2021 - 9:46AM
China on track to become world-class winter sports hub, IOC says
9 Jun 2021 - 6:58PM
Japan PM Suga says it’s regrettable he is taking flak for hosting Olympics
Sapporo struggling to stage Olympic marathon as coronavirus cases surge
10 Jun 2021 - 12:02PM
China on track to become world-class winter sports hub, IOC says
10 Jun 2021 - 9:46AM
Japan PM Suga says it’s regrettable he is taking flak for hosting Olympics
9 Jun 2021 - 6:58PM
Editorial | Euro 2020 finally kicks off with goal to lift pandemic gloom

Football feast, postponed last year by the Covid-19 pandemic, will not only thrill fans, but also be a test as to whether large-scale sports competitions can be safely staged.

12 Jun 2021 - 8:33AM
Editorial | Euro 2020 finally kicks off with goal to lift pandemic gloom

Football feast, postponed last year by the Covid-19 pandemic, will not only thrill fans, but also be a test as to whether large-scale sports competitions can be safely staged.

12 Jun 2021 - 8:33AM
Opinion | Should skateboarding even be in the Olympics?
6 Jun 2021 - 9:07PM
Opinion | Japan’s Covid-19 failures leave a dark cloud hanging over Tokyo Olympics
29 May 2021 - 9:20AM
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Editorial | Euro 2020 finally kicks off with goal to lift pandemic gloom

Football feast, postponed last year by the Covid-19 pandemic, will not only thrill fans, but also be a test as to whether large-scale sports competitions can be safely staged.

12 Jun 2021 - 8:33AM
Opinion | Should skateboarding even be in the Olympics?

Why can’t squash get into the Olympics when skateboarding and breakdancing were given red carpet ride into Tokyo 2020 and Paris 2024?

Why can’t squash get into the Olympics when skateboarding and breakdancing were given red carpet ride into Tokyo 2020 and Paris 2024?

6 Jun 2021 - 9:07PM
Should skateboarding even be in the Olympics?
Opinion | Japan’s Covid-19 failures leave a dark cloud hanging over Tokyo Olympics

As calls mount for the Tokyo Olympics to be cancelled or postponed, the Japanese government’s mishandling of the coronavirus crisis has come into sharp focus.

As calls mount for the Tokyo Olympics to be cancelled or postponed, the Japanese government’s mishandling of the coronavirus crisis has come into sharp focus.

29 May 2021 - 9:20AM
Japan’s Covid-19 failures leave a dark cloud hanging over Tokyo Olympics

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