Commonwealth Games will actively encourage athletes to use their voice on social issues

Commonwealth Games to actively encourage athletes to use their voice on social issues after previous Olympic podium protests ban Athletes will be allowed to protest on podiums at 2022 Commonwealth Games Commonwealth Games Federation will encourage athletes to use their voices Dinas Asher-Smith criticised the ban on podium protests ahead of the Olympics By Riath Al-Samarrai … Read more

USA’s Erin Jackson becomes first African-American woman to win Olympic speedskating gold

History is made! USA’s Erin Jackson becomes first African-American woman to win Olympic speedskating gold, as 29-year-old earns America’s first medal in the category since 2010 Erin Jackson became the first Black woman to win Olympic speedskating gold Jackson’s win was also the USA’s first medal in the category for over a decade  29-year-old previously … Read more

Winter Olympics: Swiss skier Kim Gubser loses WALLET mid-flip during men’s Big Air qualifiers

Swiss ski star Kim Gubser, 21, is forced to hike back UP the slope after his WALLET flew out of his pocket mid-flip during the men’s Big Air qualifiers at Beijing Olympics Swiss skier Kim Gubser had an embarrassing moment during recent qualifiers On his third run in the men’s freestyle skiing big air qualifiers an … Read more

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