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Sep 18, 2018
In pursuit of gold at Silesian Women's Boxing Championships, Mary Kom loses 2kgs in a span of four hoursMary Kom was the lone senior gold-winner for India at the tournament in Poland, a testimony to her incredible longevity and also a reflection of the lack of depth in Indian women's boxing.
Sep 13, 2018
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Japan's recent earthquake, typhoon serve as reality check for tournament organisers, says IOCInternational Olympic Committee member and Tokyo Olympics planner John Coates has reiterated the need to be prepared for the possible occurrence of natural disasters during the tournament in 2020 in the aftermath of destructive typhoons and earthquakes in the country.
Sep 10, 2018
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Chinese Football Association hire former Chelsea boss Guus Hiddink as U-21 football coachFormer Chelsea and Real Madrid manager Guus Hiddink has been hired by the Chinese FA to coach the U-21 team with an eye on the Tokyo Olympics of 2020.
Sep 06, 2018
Firstpost Spodcast Episode 36: Rafael Nadal's hard-fought win, Yuki Bhambri's Davis Cup withdrawal and more on our daily sports podcastDefending US Open champion Rafael Nadal's win over Dominic Thiem in the quarter-finals, Yuki Bhambri's withdrawal from the Indian Davis Cup team, coach Ravi Shastri praising the Indian cricket team – we discuss these stories and more on our daily podcast.
Sep 05, 2018
Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore says India's countdown for Tokyo Olympics has begun after best-ever medal haul at Asian GamesSports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore on Tuesday said the countdown for 2020 Olympics has started for the Indian athletes after the country's best-ever medal haul in the Asian Games.
Aug 12, 2018
Combined Shooting World Cup to be held in New Delhi ahead of 2020 Tokyo Olympics, confirms ISSFNew Delhi has been granted hosting rights of the Combined ISSF World Cup, to be held before the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, the development underlining India's growing stature in shooting sport.
Jul 20, 2018
Tokyo 2020 Olympics: After life-threatening heatwave, organisers take precautionary measures for sweltering summerOlympic officials and Tokyo's local government are touting measures from solar-blocking paint on roads to mobile misting stations to tackle the heat.
Mar 15, 2018
Pakistan hockey coach Roelant Oltmans believes his India experience will help him revive team's fortunesOltmans said that since joining the Pakistan camp in Karachi he could safely say that Pakistani players had the enthusiasm and talent to learn and get back to the top.
Feb 16, 2018
BWF to vote on proposed new badminton scoring system, on-court coaching during AGM in MayThe Annual General Meeting of the BWF will consider a proposal to change the current system from three games of 21 points to five games of 11 points
Feb 07, 2018
'Extraordinary' Tokyo 2020 Olympics sponsorship programme nears record revenues of $3 billion, says IOCRecord revenues from the Tokyo 2020 Olympics sponsorship programme have edged closer to $3.0 billion with more partners expected, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) said on Wednesday.