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Feb 28, 2018
Futuristic superhero characters chosen as mascots for 2020 Tokyo Olympics and ParalympicsThe Tokyo 2020 mascot will hope to replicate the success of Soohorang, the cuddly stuffed tiger from the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang handed out to athletes on the podium.
Feb 13, 2018
Golfer Shiv Kapur says playing in Tokyo Olympics 2020 a 'realistic goal', vows to stay battle-readyKapur, who first won on Asian Tour in his debut season in December 2005, ended an 11-year title drought in the Asian Tour when he finally managed to win in April 2017.
Feb 09, 2018
Japan uses technology and anime to promote the Tokyo 2020 GamesOn offer were cameras for visitors to imprint their face on paper used to make traditional folded cranes, during the Winter Olympics 2018 in Pyeongchang
Dec 20, 2017
Inspired by Muhammad Ali, Mary Kom sets sights on Commonwealth, Olympic gold medalsShe is a five-time world champion, mother of three and member of parliament, but Indian boxer Mary Kom believes that at 35 there is plenty more glory in the ring to come.
Dec 01, 2017
Ace shuttler Kidambi Srikanth says Chinese players must be scared of Indians after recent defeatsKidambi Srikanth, who has won four Super Series titles this year, feels that the Chinese players must be scared of the Indians who have beaten them consistently in recent times.
Nov 07, 2017
Tokyo Olympics 2020 budget slashed by $360 million by using temporary seats, changing construction methodsTokyo's Olympic planning officials have made the cuts by changing construction methods and installing cheaper temporary seats in some venues instead of permanent ones.
Sep 26, 2017
Injeti Srinivas says there are strong reasons behind Davinder Singh Kang's exclusion from TOPS listSports Secretary Injeti Srinivas on Tuesday made it clear that merit is the sole criteria for including individual athletes in the Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS) and there were strong reasons behind javelin thrower Davinder Singh Kang's exclusion from the list.
Jun 16, 2017
Tokyo 2020: McDonald’s ends 41-year sponsorship contract with Olympic Games three years earlyMcDonald's has supported the Olympics since the Montreal Games in 1976 and although the split takes place with immediate effect they will continue to be a sponsor at the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang.
Jun 09, 2017
Olympics 2020: IOC approves mixed-gender events for Tokyo editionMixed triathlon will also appear at Tokyo for the first time, along with mixed 4x400m relay, mixed swimming, mixed team archery event and BMX freestyle.
Feb 22, 2017
India to host Combined World Cup for shooting in 2019The Combined World Cup, which will be a qualifying event for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, will further boost India's profile as a global shooting destination.