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Top Medical Adviser Says 'No Fans' Is The Safest Way To Hold The Olympics In Tokyo.
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TOKYO (AP) — The top medical adviser to the Japanese government said in a report on Friday that the safest way to hold the Tokyo Olympics is with no fans. Dr. Shigeru Omi's recommendation appears…

Simone Biles 'Understood The Assignment' In Glamour Cover Shoot
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Olympian Simone Biles has 25 World Championship medals to her name, as well as four seemingly impossible gymnastics moves named after her, so it only seems fitting that she is now featured in a phot…

U.S. Olympic Track Star Blames Pork Burrito For Positive Steroid Test
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Shelby Houlihan, the American record holder in the 1,500 and 5,000 meters, announced on social media that she has been barred from competing for four years after testing positive for what she believ…

CHECK OUT Simone Biles's Record-Breaking Performance!
Sports

Simone Biles toned it down, a little, and continued to soar. The 24-year-old gymnastics superstar won her record seventh U.S. title on Sunday night, delivering another stunning — and stunningly ea…

Thousands Of Volunteers Have Withdrawn From The Olympic Games In Tokyo.
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On Thursday, the countdown clock for the Tokyo Olympics reached 50 days, bringing with it another issue for the postponed games. Approximately 10,000 of the 80,000 unpaid volunteers for the Tokyo O…

Slow Vaccination Rates In Japan Raise Concerns About The Tokyo Olympics
COVID-19

It's possible that it's too little too late. That is the realization sinking in as Japan scrambles to catch up on a frustratingly slow vaccination drive less than two months before the start of the…

The Tokyo Olympics Are Becoming Less And Less Of A Spectator Event.
Coronavirus

TOKYO (AP) — The president of the Tokyo Olympic organizing committee suggested Friday that even local fans may be barred from entering venues when the games begin in just over two months. Foreign…

Simone Biles Performs A Surprising Move, And Everyone Is "SPEECHLESS"
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The greatest gymnast in history has just gotten better. “Simone Biles just landed her Yurchenko double pike in podium training and we are SPEECHLESS,” tweeted NBC’s Tokyo Olympics account Friday.…

Only Two Months Before The Tokyo Olympics, Japan Expands The COVID-19 Emergency.
Coronavirus

TOKYO (AP) — Japan increased a coronavirus state of emergency from six to nine areas on Friday, including Tokyo, as Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga reaffirmed his determination to hold the Olympics in…

Naomi Osaka Conflicted Over Whether Tokyo Olympics Should Take Place
Pandemic

Naomi Osaka is clashed about whether the Tokyo Olympics ought to be held in the midst of the Covid pandemic. The second-positioned tennis player, who addresses Japan, was gotten some information a…

Pfizer And BioNTech To Donate Vaccines For Olympic Athletes
Coronavirus

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Vaccine engineers Pfizer and BioNTech will give portions to immunize competitors and authorities planning for the Tokyo Olympics, the IOC said Thursday. Conveyance of…