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Jan 16, 2017
Sakshi Malik aims to equal Sushil Kumar's feat of two Olympic medals at Tokyo in 2020"For the Olympics, one has to start his/her training four years in advance and I have already started my training accordingly," Sakshi said.
Dec 22, 2016
Tokyo Olympics 2020 reduces budget to $17 billion after pressure over soaring costsTokyo Olympics organisers unveiled a smaller budget of up to $17 billion on Wednesday after coming under pressure to cut ballooning costs.
Nov 15, 2016
Vijay Goel says sports code might be implemented on state federationsSports Minister Vijay Goel on Tuesday said the National Sports Code might be implemented on state federations as well and asked the state ministers and secretaries to discuss the issue so that a decision can be reached with consensus.
Oct 18, 2016
IOC working to cut Tokyo Olympics costs; assures athletes' interests won't be harmedA review of Olympic expenses last month recommended changing three venues in an effort to rein in costs projected to hit $29 billion - some four times the initial estimates made when Tokyo won the right to host the Games.
Aug 23, 2016
Japan wants to make medals from electronic waste for the 2020 Tokyo OlympicsOrganisers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics want to source the metal needed for the medals given out to sportsmen from electronic waste.
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.
Jul 17, 2016
Olympics 2016: Lack of prize money, and not Zika, reason for golfers pulling-out, says head of Rio gamesThe head of Rio Olympics says world's top four male golfers have withdrawn from the games because there is no money to be won — not because of Zika virus.
Jun 01, 2016
Rio 2016: AIBA votes to allow professional boxers at OlympicsProfessional boxers can compete at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, if they qualify.
Apr 25, 2016
New logo for 2020 Tokyo Olympics unveiled following plagiarism controversyA ring of interconnected blue rectangular shapes is the new symbol of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, after an initial design was scrapped over plagiarism charges
Dec 04, 2015
Ahead of 2020 Tokyo Olympics, Japan to launch an anti-terrorism intelligence unitJapan will launch an anti-terrorism intelligence unit next week as the country gears up for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.