Tokyo Olympics: Meet ex-British Cycling allies plotting to end Team GB’s dominance on the velodrome

‘It’s not personal but there can only be one winner’: Meet the ex-British Cycling allies – and former rider and coach – plotting to end Team GB’s ‘medal factory’ velodrome dominance in Tokyo with Holland and Denmark By David Coverdale For The Daily Mail Published: 12:28 EDT, 2 August 2021 | Updated: 18:08 EDT, 2 … Read more

Rafael Nadal tells Novak Djokovic off for hurling his racket into the stands in Olympic bronze match

Rafael Nadal chides old rival Novak Djokovic for angrily hurling his racket into the stands during Olympic defeat, calling his reaction ‘strange’ and reminding him he’s ‘an example for many children’ By Richard Martin For Mailonline Published: 05:12 EDT, 2 August 2021 | Updated: 13:18 EDT, 2 August 2021 Rafael Nadal has given Novak Djokovic … Read more

Soufiane El Bakkali becomes the first non-Kenyan man to win the 3,000m steeplechase since 1980

Soufiane El Bakkali becomes the first non-Kenyan man to win the Olympic 3,000m steeplechase as Moroccan ENDS their 37-YEAR reign of dominance after pushing to the front on the final lap in Tokyo Soufiane El Bakkali finished fourth at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro  The Moroccan also came third at the 2019 World … Read more

US women fall in Olympic semifinals to underdog Canada, 1-0, on controversial penalty

American conservatives are celebrating Team USA’s loss to rival Canada in the semifinal round of the women’s Olympic soccer tournament — an upset critics say resulted from players’ focus on social activism.  It had been two decades since the United States lost a women’s soccer game to neighboring Canada and five years since the Americans dropped … Read more

Team GB’s Tom McEwen earns silver in individual eventing but Oliver Townend, Laura Collett miss out

Team GB’s Tom McEwen earns a silver medal in the individual eventing but Oliver Townend and Laura Collett miss out on a podium place… as Germany’s Julia Krajewski takes gold By Press Association Published: 09:01 EDT, 2 August 2021 | Updated: 10:46 EDT, 2 August 2021 Great Britain’s Tom McEwen won the silver medal in … Read more

Tokyo Olympics: Qatar’s Mutaz Essa Barshim and Italy’s Gianmarco Tamberi BOTH win high jump gold

Golden moment! Qatar’s Mutaz Essa Barshim and Italy’s Gianmarco Tamberi BOTH win high jump gold: Duo agree to be joint Olympic champions after tying in thrilling final By Richard Martin For Mailonline and Agencies Published: 09:00 EDT, 1 August 2021 | Updated: 01:00 EDT, 2 August 2021 Italy‘s Gianmarco Tamberi and Qatar’s Mutaz Essa Barshim … Read more