Tadahiro Nomura and Saori Yoshida light the Olympic flame at the Olympic cauldron as Tokyo 2020 Olympics President Yoshiro Mori looks on. Reuters
The International Olympic Committee decision, to defer the 2020 Tokyo Olympics by a year, though delayed was expected. Especially after the clamour by multiple sports organizations and member nations that hosting the games
Some 600,000 Olympic tickets purchased by overseas residents will be refunded, as will another 300,000 Paralympic tickets, Toshiro Muto, the chief executive of the Tokyo 2020 organising committee told a news conference. He declined to say how much the refunds would cost.
Toshiro Nikai, the ruling Liberal Democratic Party's number two, said the Olympics must be cancelled "without hesitation" if the virus situation is too severe.
Theeba Motorsport founder and Saudi driver Reema Juffali said “she couldn’t be happier” after the team clinched its first victory in the Pro-Am class in Round Two of the International GT Open in France.
Ski Dubai in partnership with Dubai Sports Council are excited to announce that the third edition of the DXB Snow Run will take place on 11 June.
The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) signed a partnership agreement to support the activities of the Al Wathba Cycling Team.
The newcomers in the two squads have a great chance of proving their worth when they get a chance to play. It is always exciting to play an international series in Pakistan and such occasions always motivate us to do well and inspire the fans," said Maroof on the eve of the series.