Dominic Thiem: “I will participate in the Tokyo Olympics! I thought about it for a long time, and next year the Games will finally fit into my calendar “

The third racket of the world, Dominic Thiem, shared his impressions of the beginning of the offseason and spoke about plans for 2021. “Finally I’m on vacation! My first Grand Slam in New York, the final in Melbourne and the final – a very successful season came to an end. Now I am planning to […]

North America KM Alpine Skiing Stages Canceled Due to COVID

The International Ski Federation (FIS) has canceled the Alpine Ski World Cup in North America due to the coronavirus pandemic, according to the FIS website.It is noted that the decision was made after consultations with the national federations of Canada and the United States, as well as the organizers of the competition.For women, stages in […]

Bach announced that the IOC will vaccinate all participants of the OI against coronavirus

International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach said that all participants in the Tokyo Summer Olympics will be vaccinated when the coronavirus vaccine appears in the world.This was reported by the Japanese news agency Kyodo. It is noted that this issue was discussed during a meeting between Thomas Bach and Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Sugi. […]

Japan may lift quarantine for foreign spectators at Tokyo Olympics

The Japanese government is considering lifting the two-week quarantine for foreign spectators of the Olympics and Paralympics in 2021, Kyodo reported. According to the source, fans may be allowed to use public transport upon arrival in Japan, but they are required to take a coronavirus test before leaving their home country and upon arrival in […]

IOC President opposes turning OI into a demonstration site

The President of the International Olympic Committee Thomas Bach responded to calls to repeal the 50th paragraph of the rules of the Olympic Charter, which prohibits political demonstrations during the Games. Earlier, the head of World Athletics Sebastian Coe said that the IOC should not punish athletes who show their political views, given the demonstrations […]

The IOC President opposed the transformation of the OI into a platform for demonstrations

The President of the International Olympic Committee, Thomas Bach, responded to calls to cancel the 50th paragraph of the rules of the Olympic Charter, which prohibits political demonstrations during the Games. Earlier, the head of World Athletics, Sebastian CoE, said that the IOC should not punish athletes who demonstrate their political views, given the demonstrations […]

Japanese official urged to hold the Olympics in Tokyo at any cost

Japanese Minister for the Olympics and Paralympics Seiko Hashimoto said that the summer Olympic games in Tokyo should be held at all costs, even despite the threat of the spread of coronavirus infection. Recall that the Games were originally scheduled to take place in July-August 2020, but due to the coronavirus pandemic, they were postponed […]

Postponing the Olympics to 2021 is a plus for the Russian national team

The transfer of the summer Olympic games to 2021 is a plus for the Russian women’s Rugby 7 team, it will be able to approach next summer in optimal shape, said RIA Novosti player of the national team and CSKA, three-time European champion Elena Zdrokova.In June, Russian Rugby players were supposed to take part in […]

The opening of the main stadium of the 2028 Games is scheduled for September

The SoFi stadium in Los Angeles, which is planned to host the opening and closing ceremonies, as well as football and archery competitions in the 2028 Olympic games, hosted the first athletes after construction work was completed. The Los Angeles Rams American football teams were the first to take to the turf of the 100,000-seat […]