The Tokyo Olympics will begin on July 23 next year, organisers said on Monday, after the coronavirus forced the historic decision to postpone the Games until 2021.
The postponement of the Tokyo Olympics due to the coronavirus pandemic will have "no impact" on the Paris Games, which will go ahead as scheduled in "summer 2024", the head of the organising committee Tony Estanguet told AFP on Tuesday.
The Olympic torch relay, due to begin Thursday from a symbolic site in Fukushima, will proceed as scheduled but organisers said they would re-assess in the coming days given the "worsening" coronavirus situation.
President Abdel Fattah El Sisi has congratulated the Egyptian people and national team on claiming the title of the 2020 African Men's Handball Championship.
South Korea and Saudi Arabia claimed two of Asia’s three places in the Olympic soccer tournament in Japan later this year after reaching the final of the Asian Under-23 Championship on Wednesday.
The first men's handball team, led by the Spanish technical director Roberto Garcia Barondo, is preparing to face the Democratic Republic of the Congo at 7 pm on Sunday, at the end of the first round of the African Nations Cup hosted by Tunisia and qualif
Salah was one of the U-23 team’s players who participated in 2012 Olympic Games in London.
Over 75,000 fans will be at the stadium on Friday night which will set a new attendance record for this competition.
By the arrival of the 24th of July and the start of football competitions in the Olympics, the sun of Egypt will illuminate the skies of the Japanese capital Tokyo.
Egypt's delegation in the African Games held in Rabat, Morocco, maintained the top spot with 116 medals, including 37 gold, 50 silver and 29 bronze medals.
Medany made her Olympic début at the 2004 Summer Olympics as the youngest competitor both in the Egyptian team and competing in the pentathlon.
Mo Farah says turning his attention to running marathons has helped him get his mojo back as he prepares to take on world record-holder Eliud Kipchoge on the streets of London on Sunday.
Tamer Hosny will perform in the opening ceremony of Abu Dhabi 2019 Special Olympics World Summer Games scheduled to kick off on March 14.
The university will organize the AAU’s Olympics taking place on March 10-15.
Egypt's Olympic team made a friendly victory over Tunisia 4-0 at Borg El Arab Stadium in preparation for the African Nations Cup for locals.
Egypt Futsal Youth Team’s amazing run at the 2018 Summer Youth Olympics came to an end when they lost 3-1 to Russia at the semi-finals.
Five athletes who could light up the Asian Games swimming competition, which begins on Sunday in Jakarta:
The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) on Thursday dismissed appeals by Russian athletes Tatyana Lebedeva and Maria Abakumova and cyclist Ekaterina Gnidenko against their Olympic disqualifications for doping.
The organisers of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics unveiled domestic ticket prices for the Games on Friday ranging from less than $18 up to $2,760, the top rate for a place at the opening ceremony.
Egyptian swimmer Farida Osman achieved Women's 50-meter freestyle Gold Medal at the 2018 Mediterranean games in Spain.