Paris Olympics 2024i

The 2024 Summer Olympics, officially the Games of the XXXIII Olympiad and also known as Paris 2024, are scheduled to take place from July 26 to August 11, 2024, with Paris as the main host city. Games will also be hosted in 16 cities across France, and one in the French overseas territory of Tahiti.


It is inevitable that big sports events will be used to make political points, but sport offers an opportunity to bring nations together, instead of driving them further apart.

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Veteran tips Muhammad Shah Firdaus Sahrom to ‘take up my legacy’ after winning sprint and keirin on return to Hong Kong Velodrome, where he won World Championships gold in 2017.

A week after taking Song’s world No 1 ranking, Kong is unable to deny her victory in their clash in the épée final in the United Arab Emirates.


Hongkonger clocks world-leading 100m freestyle time in the Mare Nostrum Tour – and the only two occasions she has swum faster were at her breakthrough Olympics in 2021.

Triumph in France secures 2023 series titles for All Black Sevens and Black Ferns, and the double win is the third time this season the country’s men and women have won at the same event.

Hongkonger posts a time of 24.56 seconds in the final of the 50m freestyle at the Mare Nostrum Swim Tour meet in France, bettering her own record of 24.59 from 2019.

‘You don’t replace Usain Bolt,’ Coe says at Laureus World Sports Awards, but he believes there is a ‘broader bandwidth of talent now’ and social media can help promote it to larger audiences.

China handed games against Puerto Rico, Serbia and South Sudan at Saturday’s draw, although latter could be ‘potential banana skin’, former star Chen says.

The region boasts world-leading women weightlifters, gymnasts, cricket players and swimmers, to name just a few. But all too often the amount of financial backing they’ve received hasn’t matched their sporting success.

Chairman of city’s Cycling Association highlights danger city’s team won’t qualify for the 2024 Games after disappointing displays in first two legs of Nations Cup.

Head coach Zhang Kangzhao says needs to find support for top 2 Cheung Ka-long and Ryan Choi after team’s loss to Italy in quarter-finals of World Cup event in Cairo.

US, Britain, France and Germany among those calling on International Olympic Committee to define neutrality, but stop short of calling for boycott.


International Olympic Committee insists has no plans for ‘Russian or Belarusian delegation’ at 2024 Games while also acknowledging some athletes from those countries could be welcomed.

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said that allowing Russia to compete at the 2024 Paris Games was tantamount to showing that ‘terror is somehow acceptable’.

‘China upholds principle of political neutrality in sports,’ Chinese Olympics Committee statement says, after Olympic Council of Asia offers to let Russian athletes take part in Hangzhou.

Hong Kong boxing veteran Rex Tso Sing-yu is no longer the “Wonder Kid” he once was, but said he is as hungry as ever, with Asian Games and Paris Olympics now in his sights.