Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube The family of Chinese Olympic diver Quan Hongchan has turned down free property and cash from fans. This comes as hordes of admirers flocked to her [More]
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Hong Kong celebrated the city’s historic success at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games with a bus parade on August 19, 2021. Medallists, including swimmer Siobhan Haughey [More]
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube The village of Chinese Olympic diving star Quan Hongchan has been closed to visitors following hordes of visitors arriving in the diver’s hometown. Quan has sparked [More]
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube A 14-year-old Chinese diver obliterated the competition at the Tokyo Aquatics Centre with her three perfect-10 scores to capture a gold medal in dominant fashion in [More]
Karate is making its Olympic debut in Tokyo on Thursday. The host nation is set to dominate the event with eight gold medals up for grabs. The ancient Japanese martial art will get a long-awaited [More]
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube The Tokyo Olympic Games has come alive to scores of the host city’s disabled children, thanks to cutting-edge technology. Provided by Japanese companies, the set-up allowed [More]
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Heptathlete Zheng Ninali has made history at the Tokyo Olympics, where she became China’s first naturalised Olympian and fulfilled her grandmother’s Olympic dream. The Commonwealth Games [More]
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Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Veteran Chinese weightlifter Lyu Xiaojun won a gold medal at the men’s 81kg division at the Tokyo Olympics on July 31, 2021. The 37-year-old also set [More]
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube On the final day of the swimming competition in Tokyo 2020, coach Rick Bishop says he could not be more proud of Hong Kong’s Siobhan Haughey [More]
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube The Philippines’ first-ever Olympic gold medallist Hidilyn Diaz received a hero’s welcome upon her arrival in the capital Manila on July 28, 2021. Philippine President Rodrigo [More]
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Hong Kong swimmer Siobhan Haughey made history once again on July 30, 2021, by taking her second Olympic silver medal in the women’s 100m freestyle final [More]
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube From Hong Kong’s most successful Olympic Games to a 13-year-old Japanese skateboarder becoming one of the youngest gold medalists, there have been no shortage of surprises [More]
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Day 6 of Tokyo 2020 brought more joy for Hong Kong superstar swimmer Siobhan Haughey when she cruised through the semi-finals of the 100m freestyle, smashing [More]
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Hong Kong athlete Siobhan Haughey made history on July 28, 2021, with her silver medal win in the women’s 200m freestyle swimming final at the Tokyo [More]
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube The popularity of fencing has had a boost in Hong Kong after the city’s own Edgar Cheung Ka-long won the men’s individual foil gold medal at [More]
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Siobhan Haughey scored an Olympic silver medal for Hong Kong in the 200-metre freestyle swim on July 28, 2021. She is the second Hong Kong athlete [More]
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Newly crowned Olympic gold medallist Edgar Cheung Ka-long is finally getting the recognition he deserves. The unassuming 24-year-old became a household name overnight after beating the [More]
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Edgar Cheung Ka-long has given Hong Kong only its second Olympic gold medal at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Cheung’s individual men’s singles fencing victory on July [More]
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Hong Kong has clinched its first gold medal at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Edgar Cheung Ka-long beat defending Olympic champion Daniele Garozzo, 15-10, in the final [More]
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Hundreds of people gathered at the APM mall in Kwun Tong in Hong Kong, as local fencer Edgar Cheung Ka-long won the men’s individual foil gold [More]
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Female weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz will be bringing home the first-ever Olympic gold for the Philippines, after ending the nation’s near 100-year wait for the top medal. [More]
The Australian city of Brisbane will host the 2032 Summer Olympics after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) approved the recommendation of its executive board.Brisbane will now be the third Australian city to host the games. [More]
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Tokyo’s sweltering summer is adding to the pressure felt by the Olympic athletes this year. On July 21, 2021, temperatures hit 33.1 degrees Celsius (91.6 Fahrenheit) [More]
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube The unusual modular cardboard beds at the Tokyo Olympic Village have sparked speculations that they were designed to be ‘anti-sex’ as a coronavirus precaution. Concerns over [More]
Sport climbing will make its Olympic debut in Tokyo as one of five new events. Among those going to the games is Britain’s Shauna Coxsey. Al Jazeera’s Neave Barker reports from Sheffield – the capital [More]
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube With the delayed 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games just less than two months away, 30-year-old weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz is preparing for her fourth, and likely last, Olympics [More]
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Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Seiko Hashimoto, a politician and former athlete has been appointed as the new president of the Tokyo 2020 organising committee. The former Winter Olympic bronze medalist [More]
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Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube The Shaoxing Qiaobo Snow And Ice World indoor ski park in China’s eastern province of Zhejiang is enjoying growing popularity ahead of the 2022 Winter Olympics, [More]
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube A 15,000-seat swimming venue for the Olympic Games in Japan next year was opened on October 24, 2020. The US$542 million Aquatics Centre in Tokyo was [More]
The Olympic medalist Nile Wilson has condemned what he called a “culture of abuse” in British gymnastics. He said athletes are being treated “like pieces of meat”. The 24-year-old, who won bronze at Rio 2016, [More]