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A volunteer has his body temperature checked at the entrance to Nippon Budokan on July 25. (Yuichi Yamazaki / Getty Images) Tokyo reported 1,763 new cases of Covid-19 on Sunday, the second official day of competition for the Olympics, according to the Tokyo Metropolitan Government. Last Sunday, the Japanese capital reported 1,008 new cases of …

Hello and welcome to Sportsstar’s live coverage of the Tokyo Olympics, where we’ll walk you through the day’s events with Indian athletes PV Sindhu, Sania Mirza, Ankita Raina and Mary Kom headlining the action of the day. Up Next is Manika Batra who will face Margaryta Pesotska in the women’s singles. 7-11 (7-11, 11-7,11-4, 11-5, …

The basic pattern was unlikely: Late in the evening, in the dead of winter, a 48-year-old man playing table tennis in a deserted stadium at an event no one really wanted to see happen. But the player was Australia’s Jian Fang Lay, and the Tokyo Games suddenly seemed less bleak. Follow all the action from …

Hello and welcome to Sportsstar’s live coverage of the Tokyo Olympics. Archery will first be followed by weightlifting, tennis, table tennis and boxing. Results in India: Badminton: men’s singles: Sai Praneeth lost to Misha Zilbermann 21-17, 21-15. Table tennis: Mixed team: Sharath Kamal / Manika Batra lost to Lin Yun-ju / Cheng I-Ching of Chinese …

India will begin their medal hunt at the Tokyo Olympics early Saturday with athletes competing in three medal events. The mixed-team pair of Deepika Kumari and Pravin Jadhav will start the campaign with the first archery playoff match. bow against the Chinese Taipei pair of Lin Chia-en and Tang Chih-Chun. Deepika was to team up …

New Delhi: The Rio 2016 Olympics were not the best for the Indian team as they could only win two medals while PV Sindhu and Sakshi Malik won silver and bronze medals respectively. However, the Tokyo 2020 Olympics brought a new ray of hope for the country as 120 Indian athletes (67 men, 53 women) …

The latest news on the Tokyo Olympics, which are being held under severe restrictions after a year of delay due to the coronavirus pandemic: Tokyo Olympics organizers have reported 25 new cases of COVID-19. Three of them are athletes who were announced on Thursday. There are 13 athletes among the 110 Olympic accredited people who …

The specter of COVID-19 has already surfaced even before the official start of the Tokyo Olympics. Scores of athletes and other members of Olympic delegations tested positive ahead of Friday’s opening ceremony, casting doubt on their Olympic hopes or shattering them altogether by forcing them to withdraw from competition. Tennis star Coco Gauff and beach …

by Spencer Kemp Journalist Local Journalism Initiative During the COVID-19 pandemic, many chose new hobbies or turned to old ones to keep themselves occupied after many places of entertainment, such as sports, were restricted and closed. For some, these hobbies were taken over years ago and they were missed during pandemic restrictions. Moosomin resident Bill …

Melissa Tapper, 31, made sporting history playing table tennis for Australia at the Rio Olympics and Paralympics. She will start again in Tokyo, a feat that will perhaps go unmatched. They call her Milly. His hometown is Hamilton, Victoria. She was born on March 1, 1990 – but it didn’t go as planned. “My mother-in-law …

Anjum Moudgil Anjum Moudgil, a world championships silver medallist in the 10m air rifle, will get to shoot only in the rifle 3 positions event and the mixed air rifle with Deepak Kumar. Participating in her first Olympics, Moudgil has the ability to rise to the occasion. Her best chances are in the mixed air rifle, though she held the world record of 1180 out of …

PESHAWAR, (APP – UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – July 18, 2021): Three players from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa including Muhammad Rameez and Shah Khan of Swat and Fahad Khawjah of Chitral named to the five-member squad for Sunday’s Asian tennis championship. table, from September 22 in Doha Qatar. The announcement of Pakistan’s men’s and women’s teams …

Harvey Davies tries to soak up every second of his time with Liverpool’s first team in Austria. The young Scouser is one of five goalkeepers currently with Jürgen Klopp’s side for the pre-season training camp in Salzburg. And for Davies, being surrounded by such experience and talent for an extended period is a learning curve …

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Wednesday announced financial assistance of Rs 10 lakh each of the six players participating in the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, which will begin on July 23. In the state’s history, this is the first time that six female players have represented the country at the mega sporting event. To …

BCCI have released new images of the squad ahead of their white ball streak against Sri Lanka. The Indian players were seen getting ready for a photoshoot, which happens first for some of them in an Indian jersey. The Indian team has six uncapped players. Many of them are likely to debut in the next …

It is said that with age comes experience and wisdom, but at the upcoming Tokyo Olympics we will see that amazing athleticism can be another hallmark, as proven Phillip Dutton, 57, the oldest Olympian in Team USA. And at the age of 24, MyKayla Skinner is the oldest woman to be on a U.S. Olympic …

Chennai: “Food before and after training is of the utmost importance” Ryan Fernando of QUA Nutrition, based in Bengaluru, has been my nutritionist and food coach for six years. QUA Nutrition has personalized meal plans and Ryan put together a great diet plan based on my body’s needs. When I realized I wasn’t moving fast …

Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Friday announced attractive cash prizes for coaches as well as players competing in the Tokyo Olympics. Delhi DyCM said that a prize of Rs 10 lakh will be awarded to coaches of athletes who win medals at the flagship event. He also revealed that Delhi athletes winning a …

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FILE: Composite image of Quadri Aruna and Funke Oshonaike. The stars of table tennis have been adopted by the SIFAX Group. As efforts to secure a podium for Team Nigeria’s athletes at the upcoming Tokyo Olympics gain momentum, two of Nigeria’s top table tennis players, Quadri Aruna and Funke Oshonaike, were adopted on Tuesday in …

San José resident Nikhil Kumar will soon continue his studies in computer science at one of the most prestigious academic institutions, the University of California at Berkeley. But something even grander awaits the new high school graduate – Nikhil has secured a place in the USA team. A great table tennis player, he is one …

These captivating picture book biographies highlight two influential black tennis players: Althea Gibson and Serena Williams. These captivating picture book biographies highlight two influential black tennis players: Althea Gibson and Serena Williams. Deans showcases Gibson’s talent and determination by using clear, straightforward prose. Janmohamed celebrates Williams’ impressive athletic skills and dedication. Deans, Karen. Play to …

SINGAPORE: Despite the ‘strict’ rules that come with training and living in a bubble imposed by COVID-19, excitement mounts as Singapore’s table tennis team began centralized training in Japan on Tuesday, June 29 with the Olympics in less than a month. A delegation from Singapore, including Lin Ye as well as training partners and coaches, …

Former national junior table tennis champion S. Fidel R Snehit has signed to play for a year with Polish premier league UKS Villa Verde Olesno next season. The city paddler, who also won a bronze medal in the recent senior national championships, met club owner Marek Tatarczuch and signed a contract on Sunday. Excited Snehit, …

Four table tennis players have qualified for the Tokyo 2021 Olympics, which also include the legendary Sharath Kamal – who is set to make his fourth appearance at the Games. Manika Batra will make an appearance for the second time, while Gnansekaran Sathiyan and Sutirtha Mukherjee will make their debuts. Table tennis was introduced at …

Serena Williams has made headlines for her close friendship with the Duchess of Sussex. Meghan Markle revealed on her old blog (via Insider) that the two first met in 2010 when they both attended the Super Bowl in Miami, Florida. However, their friendship really took off four years later when they both competed in a …