IOC President Thomas Bach speaks during a press conference. euters
Across Japan, tens of thousands of volunteers, and hundreds of villages, towns and cities have registered to help or host athletes and participants at the Tokyo 2020 Games.
American Caeleb Dressel swam the second-fastest 100m freestyle in history to retain his world title on Thursday as China lashed out at the anti-doping protests targeting Olympic star Sun Yang.
Jashika Khan and Mohd Eizazuddin, two kids whose cartwheel video on social media impressed five-time Olympic gold medallist gymnast Nadia Comaneci.
The fourth edition of the Dibba International Bodybuilding and Fitness Championship will take place at the Meydan Hotel in Dubai. Organised by Dibba Body Building Centre under the supervision of Emirates Bodybuilding and Fitness Federation, the two-day championship will begin on Aug.20.
The opening day will start with Teens, Youth, and Masters categories, while day two will feature Amateur and Professional contests.
Sheikh Mohamed congratulated the UAE champions Faisal Al Ketbi, Muhammad Al Suwaidi and Shamma Al Kalbani for their remarkable sports achievements and wished them and their fellow athletes success in harvesting more gold medals.
Before performing the feat, Molchanov used 'lung packing,' which is a breathing technique that allows divers to inflate their lungs with as much as two gallons of air and stay underwater for minutes at a time.