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Olympics 2020 - Total results - 17
Dec 12, 2016
Mary Kom announces intention to box for another three-four years; will give Tokyo 2020 a shotMC Mary Kom pulled no punches as the celebrated Indian boxer on Monday announced her intention to stretch her career by another "three-four" years and while the 2018 Asian and Commonwealth Games remain her "main focus", Tokyo Olympics, she said, is also not out of the radar yet.
Nov 21, 2016
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Swimming pools won't have same problems as Rio, assures FINA headThe new aquatics centre being built for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics will experience none of the problems faced at this year's Rio Games, FINA president said on Monday.
Nov 09, 2016
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Medals to be made from recycled parts of old electronic productsMedals for the Tokyo Olympics will be made from old electronic products, organisers said, as they look to give the Games an environmentally friendly hue.
Oct 19, 2016
Tokyo 2020: Will South Korea host part of Olympic Games? IOC dodges questionsInternational Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach on Wednesday dodged questions over reports some Tokyo 2020 events could be held in South Korea, a move which would further embarrass beleaguered Games organisers.
Sep 04, 2016
Abhinav Bindra sets focus on Indian shooting's future at farewell organised by NRAIHeading the five-member review committee to probe the shooters’ Rio Olympics debacle, Abhinav Bindra on Sunday said his sole interest lies in paving the way to a better future rather than looking back into the past.
Aug 22, 2016
India's preparations for Tokyo Olympics 2020 need to start now: sports minister Vijay GoelSports Minister Vijay Goel on Monday emphasised on the need to start preparing for 2020 Tokyo Games from now itself after the country managed a disappointing two medals from the just-concluded Rio Olympics despite fielding its biggest-ever contingent of 100-plus athletes.
Aug 08, 2016
Rio Olympics 2016: French gymnast who broke his leg vows to be back for Tokyo 2020French gymnast Samir Ait Said underwent surgery on the gruesome double break of his leg suffered at the Rio Olympics but vowed to try to come back for Tokyo 2020.
Aug 07, 2016
Rio Olympics 2016: Leander Paes claims he's a 'soft target' after men's doubles exitAn emotional Leander Paes did not hide his disappointment after losing the first round men's doubles match with Rohan Bopanna, stating that he has "become a soft target" and that is the reason why people are "taking potshots" at him.
May 12, 2016
Tokyo 2020 Olympics bid was clean, insists Japan after report alleges clandestine paymentsJapan insisted its successful bid for the 2020 Olympics was "clean" on Thursday after a new report alleged clandestine payments surrounding the campaign for the Tokyo Games.
Feb 27, 2015
Tokyo Olympics 2020 planners issue playbook, but venues still undecidedPlanners for the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics issued their playbook for organizing the sports extravaganza on Friday, but there was no final decision on venues amid growing pressure to keep swelling costs down.