What would an Olympics cancellation cost Japan?

2020-03-11 14:45

Japan and Olympic organisers are at pains to insist this summer's Games in Tokyo are on but what would a cancellation cost the powerhouse?

Russia in World Athletics' spotlight just months from Tokyo Olympics

2020-03-11 06:40

World Athletics will decide whether to start the procedure of reinstating the new-look Russian athletics federation ahead of the Tokyo Olympics.

Johnson sees 'very difficult' Olympic defence for SA hero Van Niekerk

2020-02-17 06:38

Michael Johnson believes it will be "very difficult" for Wayde van Niekerk, the current 400m world record holder, to defend his crown at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

SA hockey sides qualify for Tokyo 2020 Olympics

2019-08-20 08:26

The South African men and women's hockey sides have secured qualification to the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.

Joint South, North Korean hockey team mulled for Tokyo 2020

2019-01-26 08:36

South and North Korea may now form a united field hockey team for men and women at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

French swimmer comes out of retirement chasing gold

2018-09-18 16:11

Five years after quitting the pool, Amaury Leveaux, world record holder and Olympic medallist, is returning to swimming aiming at the 2020 Olympics.


Cancelling Tokyo Olympics 'inconceivable' - Japan minister

2020-03-11 11:46

Postponing or cancelling the Tokyo Olympics is "inconceivable", Japan's Olympic minister said, as the outbreak raises fears the event could be scrapped.

Semenya vows to race at Tokyo Olympics ... but not in 800m

2020-03-05 20:11

Caster Semenya says she has a surprise planned for her participation at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

SA hockey's path to Olympics uncertain despite qualification

2019-08-21 10:58

The national men's and women's hockey sides have secured qualification for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, but that alone might not be enough.

Tokyo Olympic construction race raises worker safety questions

2019-07-25 08:51

As Tokyo 2020 Olympics preparations enter their final stage, activists and workers groups say speedy venue construction has had dangerous consequences.

Japan's stores to ditch porn mags ahead of Olympics

2019-01-22 10:24

Japan's omnipresent convenience stores are preparing to stop selling pornographic magazines before the Olympic Games.

WATCH: Young SA athlete refuses to give up hope

2018-08-31 16:16

She has to take 16 pills a day – but there’s no way Nadia Samuels will let her illness get in the way of her dream of competing in the 2020 Olympics.

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