Tokyo Olympics

Injury-hit Nadal still unclear when he'll play again

Thu, 14 Oct 2021 - 11:37 GMT

Nadal said he still does not know when he will play tennis again as he works to complete his recovery from a recurring foot injury that cut short his 2021 season.

Sisi directs naming new bridge in 5th settlement after Olympic champion Feryal Ashraf

Thu, 12 Aug 2021 - 04:52 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El Sisi directed, Wednesday naming the new bridge that intersects with Taha Hussein Axis in the Fifth Settlement district after Olympic champion Feryal Ashraf.

Empty venues 'not as much fun' for Rapinoe

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 - 05:00 GMT

Rapinoe scored the penalty that took the United States into the Tokyo Olympics semi-finals.

China's Yang wins first gold medal of Tokyo Olympics

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 - 11:26 GMT

Yang Qian won the first gold medal of the Tokyo Olympics in the women's 10-meter rifle competition on Saturday.

Syrian 12-year-old, Tokyo Games' youngest competitor, exits in first round

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 - 11:18 GMT

Hend Zaza, at 12 the youngest athlete competing at the Tokyo Olympics, exited the table tennis tournament in the opening round.

Egypt Olympic team official comments on tussle over Mostafa Mohamed

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 - 01:46 GMT

Mostafa is the starting striker for the U-23 national team and he played a key role in the team's road to win the U-23 AFCON.

Egypt handball team faces tough group in Tokyo Olympics

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 02:26 GMT

The Pharaohs were drawn in Group B alongside Denmark, Sweden, Portugal, Japan and Bahrain.

Tokyo Olympics boss Mori to resign over sexist remarks: media

Thu, 11 Feb 2021 - 12:06 GMT

Gaffe-prone Mori, an 83-year-old former prime minister, has come under increasing pressure after he said last week that women have trouble speaking concisely

We aim getting a medal in TOKYO Olympics: Shawki Ghareeb

Tue, 14 Jul 2020 - 01:20 GMT

Olympic team coach Shawky Gharib stressed that the presence of Ramadan Sobhi with Al Ahly in the Egyptian league gives him the freedom to include him at times outside the international agenda, stressing that his team wants to achieve a medal in the Tokyo Olympics in the summer of next year.

Japan police plan for sarin attack at 2020 Games

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 - 10:22 GMT

Japanese police in riot gear practised for a chemical weapons attack Monday in an anti-terror drill aimed at tightening security for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.