Tag Archives: Olympic Games

Forget dancing horses, surfing and BMX – the Olympic Games need eSports

eSports can be the spark for the International Olympic Committee to update the Olympic Games and reach a larger, more diverse audience If we have learned anything from the previous few Olympics, it is that the Games are going through an identity crisis. Rocked by a doping scandal and with an older audience than ever, … Read More

Baseball and surfing among five plays are in addition to Tokyo 2020 Olympics

The International Olympic Committee has approved the additive of surfing, karate, baseball/ softball, sport climbing and skateboarding to the programme for the Tokyo Games On the eve of an Olympics riven with fright over the future of the Recreation, organisers have added a further five athletics to the programme for Tokyo 2020 in the hope … Read More

Claressa Shields acquires second straight Olympic boxing gold for USA

Claressa Shields beat distractions, nerves and a top-flight adversary to become the first American boxer to captivate back-to-back gold medals Claressa Shields beat distractions, nerves and a top-flight opposing to become the first American boxer to captivate back-to-back gold medals and cap the US boxing crews most prolific Olympics in nearly a generation. The American … Read More

Tokyo Olympics: IOC expected to add 3-on-3 basketball to official planned

Street basketball expected to be added to Olympic program for 2020 Games in Tokyo when IOC satisfies next week A full listing of 2020 Tokyo Olympics medal occasions will be finalized by the IOC executive board next week, one month ahead of schedule. Among more than 60 overtures, 3-on-3 basketball is an expected favorite after … Read More

Olympics 2020: three-on-three basketball among five extra sports in Tokyo

The International Olympic Committee( IOC) has announced radical changes to the happening program for Tokyo 2020 to form the Games more boyish, more urban and include more women Mixed relays in athletics and swimming will make their introduction at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics with men and women vying with and against each other in 4x400m … Read More

The Olympics are too big for one city to legion. It’s time to share the exuberance

Too numerous athletics, too high costs, too many white elephant hosting the Summer Olympics has become a burden. But the mixture is simple-minded: spread the wealth Cricket wants to be an Olympic play. MMA has prepared noises about applying to join the Recreation. Baseball and softball want to return, and theyre facing plenty of tournament … Read More

UCI protects Olympics road race course after Annemiek van Vleuten crash

Cyclings world governing body, the UCI, has moved to defend the Olympic cycling course after a series of disintegrates in both the three men and womens road races in Rio de Janeiro Cyclings world governing body, the UCI, has moved to defend the Olympic cycling course after a series of gate-crashes in both the three … Read More