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Olympic oath updated for Tokyo 2020 Opening Ceremony

Olympic oath updated for Tokyo 2020 Opening Ceremony

Tokyo: Not only has the Olympic oath been updated, at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, but the number of oath-takers has also been increased from three to six -- two athletes, two coaches, and two judges.This decision has been in line with the International Olympic Committee (IOC)'s and the Tokyo 2020 ...

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Tokyo Olympics: A billion hopes rest on Chopra's shoulders

Tokyo Olympics: A billion hopes rest on Chopra's shoulders

Mumbai: During a virtual meeting with India's Tokyo-bound athletes on Tuesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi asked javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra about the injury he suffered in 2019, due to which he stayed out of action. The PM advised the 23-year-old Chopra not to get bogged down by the burden of ex...

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India at Tokyo Olympics, July 25 schedule

India at Tokyo Olympics, July 25 schedule

Women to watch out for today: boxing legend Mary Kom, badminton champion PV Sindhu, tennis star Sania Mirza with first-time Olympian Ankita Raina as her doubles partner, gymnast Pranati Nayak and shooters Manu Bhaker and Yashaswini Deswal. Men's highlights for the day include B Sai Praneeth and duo ...

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Watch: Play the Tokyo Olympics Video Game

Watch: Play the Tokyo Olympics Video Game

Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 - The Official Video Game is an Olympic video game developed and published by Sega. The game was originally released in Japan for the Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 in July 2019. ...

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Watch: Tokyo 2020 Olympic Village opens its doors, welcomes athletes

Watch: Tokyo 2020 Olympic Village opens its doors, welcomes athletes

The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Village has officially opened its doors on Tuesday and began welcoming the world's best athletes ahead of this year's Games, which will take place between July 23 and August 8.Over 11,000 athletes from 205 National Olympic Committees and the IOC Refugee Olympic Team will compe...

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Watch: Tokyo 2020 Olympics | Trailer

Watch: Tokyo 2020 Olympics | Trailer

The Olympics return to Japan for the first time since 1964....

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Watch: Know the venues

Watch: Know the venues

A total of 42 venues will host the many disciplines during the course of the event....

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Tokyo Olympics: IOA acquires Dhyana rings for Indian athletes with eye on mental wellness

Tokyo Olympics: IOA acquires Dhyana rings for Indian athletes with eye on mental wellness

New Delhi: The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) on Monday announced a partnership with Dhyana, the startup behind the smart ring that measures the quality of meditation.The IOA has acquired smart Dhyana rings and Dhyana's health management services for the entire Indian contingent headed for the Tok...

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India at Tokyo Olympics, July 24 schedule

India at Tokyo Olympics, July 24 schedule

It's an action-packed day today and the medal hopes include shooters Elavenil Valarivan (10m rifle), Saurabh Chaudhary and Abhishek Verma (10m pistol). Besides, we have World No. 1 Deepika Kumari and Atanu Das who will participate in a mixed team archery event. Other sportspersons to watch out for i...

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July 23: Team India Schedule at Tokyo Olympics

July 23: Team India Schedule at Tokyo Olympics

Tokyo Olympics 2020 is just around the corner despite having suffered a year's setback due to the Covid pandemic. It opens on July 23 featuring 33  competitions and 339 events. More than 11,200 athletes participating from 206 nations will be vying for approximately 5,000 gold, silver and bronze...

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