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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Japan may prioritise Olympic athletes for COVID-19 vaccine, say reports
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Japan may prioritise Olympic athletes for COVID-19 vaccine, say reports

IOC president Thomas Bach has said vaccination is not a requirement for athletes competing at the Tokyo Games, but that Olympic officials will encourage participants to get the jab.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Final global qualifier for boxing scrapped, places to be decided by rankings
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Final global qualifier for boxing scrapped, places to be decided by rankings

The qualifier was due to take place in Paris in June, but coronavirus travel restrictions and the rescheduling of the final European qualifier from April to June have forced the organisers to pull the plug.

JSW Sports CEO Mustafa Ghouse on planning athletes program, IIS's role and owning teams across different leagues
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JSW Sports CEO Mustafa Ghouse on planning athletes program, IIS's role and owning teams across different leagues

JSW Sports, with Mustafa Ghouse as CEO, has kept its focus on grassroots talent development with representation, infrastructure while also expanding to team ownership.

Amir Khan says India's system gives opportunities to all boxers, singles out Gaurav Bidhuri for Olympic glory at Tokyo 2020
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Amir Khan says India's system gives opportunities to all boxers, singles out Gaurav Bidhuri for Olympic glory at Tokyo 2020

32-year-old Amir Khan, who clinched the WBC international welterweight title during a Super Boxing League (SBL) bout in Jeddah last week, believes India have the wherewithal to produce champions

Boxing must fix 'controversies' surrounding sport to end threat of exclusion from Tokyo Olympics 2020, says Santiago Nieva
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Boxing must fix 'controversies' surrounding sport to end threat of exclusion from Tokyo Olympics 2020, says Santiago Nieva

Boxing must quickly fix "controversies" surrounding the sport to keep its Olympic place when a decision is made next month, leading international coach Santiago Nieva said on Tuesday.

International Boxing Association approves new uniforms for female boxers to wear for religious reasons
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International Boxing Association approves new uniforms for female boxers to wear for religious reasons

AIBA says "hijabs and full body form-fitting uniforms" have been designed "that do not compromise the competition and therefore the health of the boxers."

With Hockey World League coming to an end, what does the future of the struggling sport look like?
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With Hockey World League coming to an end, what does the future of the struggling sport look like?

The four-round Hockey World League was an ambitious innovation running into three seasons, but will pave way for a two-tier competition from 2018 onwards.

Defiant Narsingh Yadav still harbours hopes of competing at Tokyo Olympics, after a year in wilderness
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Defiant Narsingh Yadav still harbours hopes of competing at Tokyo Olympics, after a year in wilderness

“I still train regularly and haven’t made a lot of tweaks in the way I train. I’m sure I will get justice sooner rather than later. I want to do well at the Tokyo Olympics,” Narsingh Yadav told reporters.

Tokyo 2020: Intel signs Olympic deal till 2024 after McDonald's split
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Tokyo 2020: Intel signs Olympic deal till 2024 after McDonald's split

The partnership was signed at an official ceremony in New York with International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach and Brian Krzanich, Intel's chief executive, both present.