Tokyo Olympics: Guinea pulls out of Games over ‘resurgence of COVID variants’

Guinea has pulled out of the Tokyo Olympics, citing a “resurgence of COVID variants”. Guinean Minister of Sports Sanoussy Bantama Sow announced the pullout of five athletes of the country. “Due to the resurgence of COVID-19 variants, the Government, concerned

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WHO predicts 100,000 deaths from Covid-19 by end of Tokyo Olympics

The World Health Organization (WHO) has predicted 100,000 covid-19 deaths by the end of the Tokyo Olympics this summer. The Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics, delayed for a year due to the Covid-19 pandemic, finally kicked off today, Wednesday, July 21.

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Nigeria shocks U.S. men’s basketball team with 90-87 win, the US team’s first ever loss to an African Nation (photos)

The U.S. men’s basketball team lost to Nigeria 90-87 on Saturday night, July10, in its first pre-Olympic exhibition game. Nigeria who had six NBA players and former NBA head coach Mike Brown at the helm, beat USA, inflicting the country’s

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Tokyo to declare state of emergency during Olympics due to surge in Coronavirus cases

Tokyo will reportedly be under a state of emergency while hosting the upcoming Summer Olympics in Japan. According to Kyodo News, the Japanese government will declare another COVID-19 state of emergency in Tokyo until August 22 which exceeds the duration

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Team Nigeria’s First Batch Departs for Tokyo (Photos)

The first batch contingent of Team Nigeria have left for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. The team members departed on Tuesday, July 6, through the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja. The Director, Federation of Elites Athletes Department (FEAD), Simeon Ebhojiaye

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Anthony Joshua may fight Tyson Fyry without his long term trainer/mentor Rob McCracken, as July date in Saudi Arabia is set to be confirmed

Heavyweight boxing champion, Anthony Joshua may have to take the biggest fight of his life – and arguably in the history of heavyweight boxing against Tyson Fury- without his trainer and mentor, Rob McCracken. Rob McCracken, 52, is the head

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