With skateboarding making its Olympic debut in Japan next year, Cuban skateboarders are hoping their sport will finally be accepted at home.
Tokyo Olympic organisers on Wednesday unveiled medals, which will be made from recycled materials collected from old electronics, as the city marked a year to go until the opening ceremony of the 2020 Summer Games.
Kuwait’s Abdulaziz Al Shatti won a gold and a bronze in the NAS Fencing Championship, while Egypt’s Alaaeldin Abouelkassem – the first Arab and African fencer to win a medal at the Olympics when he returned home with a men’s foil silver from the 2012 London Games
Sobha Realty, the leading premium real estate developer, hosted an iftar for UAE athletes that participated in the Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019.
There’s nothing like a countdown to get the heart racing. As a Paralympian, I spent two decades of my life racing the clock, plunging into pools in the small hours to shave seconds off my time, willing my muscles
Roger Federer says he will soon decide if he will play at next year’s Tokyo Olympics. Federer says his schedule is set through Wimbledon, which ends July 12. The Olympic tournament starts July 25 and ends a few days before his 39th birthday.
Taekwondo champion Kimia Alizadeh, who won a bronze medal at the 2016 Rio Olympics, implied in an Instagram post that she had moved to Europe. She wrote on an account she has used for some time, but it was not immediately possible to verify her location.
The International Olympic Committee has taken a stand on political or social statements at the 2020 Japan Olympics. There is to be no kneeling, raising your fist or standing
Russia on Friday formally contested a four-year ban from major sporting events over doping violations that President Vladimir Putin has condemned as “unjust,” the head
More than 650 athletes with intellectual disabilities from across the UAE will participate in these games, which will feature six different sports, including basketball, athletics, volleyball, badminton, swimming and powerlifting, and will see the hundreds of UAE nationals and residents who make up the UAE team going head-to-head against each other for three days of competition at the New York University Abu Dhabi.