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How PV Sindhu forgets her losses and moves on to the next medal

August 08, 2021 1:38 pm

For PV Sindhu, the first woman from India to win two individual Olympic medals, it’s all about the action, erasing the past and living in the moment

Unitards to period-proof tights; brands embrace women's sportswear revolution

August 07, 2021 8:38 pm

Women have fought long and hard for the right to choose what they wear when they compete at the Olympics, and at the Tokyo Games more and more athletes and fans are speaking out and taking action.

Watch: Canadian Olympic medallist gets surprise marriage proposal from boyfriend at airport

August 05, 2021 11:47 am

Jennifer Abel's boyfriend and boxer David Lemieux got down on one knee at the airport

90 miles, 90 metres: Spot the difference between Neeraj and Shoaib's stance

August 04, 2021 6:14 pm

Throwing and bowling are rarely used in the same breath without raising eyebrows. But javelin throw and fast bowling are both largely based on getting a lot of lead-up movements into one big release.

Heat, humidity pose challenges in Olympic marathon swimming

August 03, 2021 2:56 pm

Marathon swimming at the Tokyo Olympics is as much a test of mental endurance as it is physical conditioning over a 10-kilometer course. The outcome is often decided by weather and water conditions, as well as strategy and a furious sprint to the finish.

PV Sindhu: India's G.O.A.T (Grittiest Of All Time)

August 02, 2021 6:48 am

Ace shuttler PV Sindhu became India's first woman double medallist, winning a hard-fought bronze against Chinese He Bingjiao, 21-13, 21-18.

Cat glued to television as gymnasts perform at Tokyo Olympics, tries to catch them. Watch

July 31, 2021 11:55 am

In a video that is now making rounds on the internet, a tabby cat was caught completely immersed onto the television as one of the gymnastics events was going on at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

Team USA’s face mask at Olympics sparks debates, memes and jokes

July 29, 2021 10:07 am

According to a New York Times report, sports brand Nike has provided the masks for Team USA athletes. The design resembles that of a traditional KN95, with an oval shape and diamond prints on them.

‘The women are so strong’: Young girl’s reaction to Olympic women weightlifting event is winning hearts online

July 29, 2021 10:04 am

“The women are so strong”, the young girl says, with her eyes glued to the television. “Look at that pole and strong hands. I wish I had strong hands, they can lift heavy things!” the girl adds, with utter fascination in her eyes

‘Olympic Games light up the night’: NASA shares stunning image of lit-up Tokyo from ISS

July 29, 2021 10:06 am

Astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) have provided a fresh perspective of the mega sporting event, sharing a satellite picture of Tokyo.