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Tokyo 2020 Mascots Make Their Public Debut

Tokyo, July 22, 2018: The Tokyo 2020 Mascots of the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020 greeted the Japanese public for the first time at their naming ceremony today. Hundreds of children and adults joined meet & greet events across the Japanese capital to welcome the new ambassadors of the Tokyo 2020

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Campbell Brown donates 2004 Olympic Games winning vest to IAAF Heritage Collection

Monaco, July 23, 2018: Jamaican sprint queen Veronica Campbell Brown, one of only two women in history to have twice won the Olympic 200m title, has become the latest global champion to give her support to IAAF Heritage. The IAAF Heritage Collection, which aims to preserve and savour the best athletics moments

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Qaisar Khan got silver medal in Asian Cup Cadet Judo Macau

Macau, July 21, 2018: Qaisar Khan Judo, world ranking no 20 in -90kg weight category displayed commendable performance and got Silver Medal in Asian Cup Cadet, held in Macau from 19th to 21st July.   Khan in preliminary round was against Tajikistan’s Judoka KURBONO Emomrizo world ranking no 12. Qaisar defeated him

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Tokyo 2020 Announces Outline of Olympic Games Ticket Prices

Tokyo, July 20, 2018: The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (Tokyo 2020) today announced an outline of Olympic Games Ticket Prices for the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. There are a wide range of prices aimed at allowing as many people as possible to enjoy Olympic events, including millions

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FAI and Freespace Drone Racing in new three-year drone sports agreement

Lausanne, July 20, 2018: FAI, World Air Sports Federation, and Australian giant drone racing team Freespace Drone Racing have agreed to extend their coordinated efforts in the development of drone racing as a global sport. The two organisations have signed a memorandum of understanding that recognises the significant progress made by each

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IJF suspends U.A.E and Tunisia events

Lausanne, July 20, 2018: The International Judo Federation is committed to promoting the moral principles and values of Judo, Olympism and sport in general, thus making an active contribution to the promotion of peace and equality between nations, races and genders IJF suspends. The IJF Statutes reflect this approach in article 1.

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Stars Bolster Squad with the additions of Chapman and Sami

By Peter Miller, Gros Islet, St Lucia, July 20, 2018: The St Lucia Stars have announced that Mark Chapman of New Zealand and Mohammad Sami of Pakistan will be joining their squad for the 2018 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) Chapman Sami. This year’s tournament will run from 8 August to 16

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Danish Prime Minister backs Faroe Islands campaign for Olympic Recognition

By Amelia Fisher-Starzynski, Tórshavn, Faroe Islands July 19, 2018: The Faroe Islands’ dream to gain Olympic recognition has received the backing of the Danish Prime Minister Lars Lokke Rasmussen. The news is a boost to the Faroe Islands, a self-governing region of the Kingdom of Denmark that competes in the Olympic Games

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Pakistan Judo Federation is hopeful to participate in Asian Games 2018

Peshawar, Sports Desk, July 19, 2018: Pakistan Judo Federation is hopeful to participate in Asian Games to be held in Indonesia from 18th August to 2nd of September (pakistan judoka asian games). For which Judo team has selected, i.e., Shah Hussain Shan, Qaisar Khan, Babar Hussain, Nadeem Akram in male while in female Humaira

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Tokyo 2020 Unveils Action-Packed Olympic Competition Schedule IOC Executive Board approves competition schedule by session

Tokyo, 18 July 2018 – The International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board today approved the competition schedule by session* for the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 (Tokyo 2020 Unveils Action Packed). The action-packed programme will feature a record 33 sports and 339 events and will run from 24 July until 9 August 2020/Tokyo