First fan-less Olympics: What is the impact on athletes?

First fan-less Olympics: What is the impact on athletes? By Saba Aziz Global News Posted July 31, 2021 3:26 pm View image in full screen The 100m women's semi-finals inside the empty stadium due to COVID-19 . Photo by Tim Clayton/Corbis via Getty Images comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via WhatsApp…

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Tokyo heading towards ‘explosive expansion’ in COVID-19 cases as Olympics continue

Tokyo heading towards ‘explosive expansion’ in COVID-19 cases as Olympics continue By Mari Yamaguchi The Associated Press Posted July 29, 2021 7:50 am     Updated July 29, 2021 2:58 pm WATCH: Protesters continue push for Tokyo Olympics cancellation as COVID-19 cases surge comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via WhatsApp twitter…

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Tokyo sets new record in COVID-19 cases with Olympics underway

Tokyo sets new record in COVID-19 cases with Olympics underway By Mari Yamaguchi The Associated Press Posted July 28, 2021 7:26 am     Updated July 28, 2021 11:28 am 0:58 Tokyo residents express concerns as city sees 2nd straight day of record COVID-19 cases WATCH: Tokyo residents express concerns as city sees 2nd straight day of record COVID-19 cases…

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IN PHOTOS: Tokyo 2020 Olympic athletes compete in fan-free stadiums amid COVID-19

IN PHOTOS: Tokyo 2020 Olympic athletes compete in fan-free stadiums amid COVID-19 By Emerald Bensadoun Global News Posted July 25, 2021 2:22 pm 2:01 Lack of athletic support: Olympians to compete without spectators WATCH: Lack of athletic support: Olympians to compete without spectators – Jul 8, 2021 comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this…

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COVID-19 bubble around Tokyo Olympics athletes’ village is now ‘broken’: expert

COVID-19 bubble around Tokyo Olympics athletes’ village is now ‘broken’: expert By Rocky Swift Reuters Posted July 20, 2021 2:56 am 2:30 Team Canada names flag-bearers for Tokyo Olympic Games WATCH: Team Canada names flag-bearers for Tokyo Olympic Games comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via WhatsApp twitter Share this item on…

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Influencer Sophia Cheung dies while trying to take waterfall selfie in Hong Kong park

Influencer Sophia Cheung dies while trying to take waterfall selfie in Hong Kong park By Chris Jancelewicz Global News Posted July 19, 2021 12:30 pm View image in full screen Sophia Cheung poses in a photo posted to her Instagram account, dated March 18, 2021. Sophia Cheung/Instagram comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this…

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First COVID-19 case confirmed at Tokyo Olympics athletes’ village, raising alarms

First COVID-19 case confirmed at Tokyo Olympics athletes’ village, raising alarms By Staff Reuters Posted July 17, 2021 1:45 am     Updated July 17, 2021 1:47 am 2:01 Lack of athletic support: Olympians to compete without spectators WATCH: Lack of athletic support: Olympians to compete without spectators – Jul 8, 2021 comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item…

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COVID-19 outbreaks among Olympic teams in Tokyo spark concern as Games near

COVID-19 outbreaks among Olympic teams in Tokyo spark concern as Games near By Ju-min Park, Eimi Yamamitsu and Antoni Slodkowski Reuters Posted July 16, 2021 3:09 am 2:01 Lack of athletic support: Olympians to compete without spectators WATCH: Lack of athletic support: Olympians to compete without spectators – Jul 8, 2021 comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on…

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Tokyo reports most COVID-19 cases in 6 months as athletes arrive for Olympics

Tokyo reports most COVID-19 cases in 6 months as athletes arrive for Olympics By Ju-min Park and Antoni Slodkowski Reuters Posted July 14, 2021 9:53 am 2:01 Lack of athletic support: Olympians to compete without spectators WATCH: Lack of athletic support: Olympians to compete without spectators. comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item…

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Japan to declare COVID-19 emergency for Tokyo, will last through Olympic Games

Japan to declare COVID-19 emergency for Tokyo, will last through Olympic Games By Mari Yamaguchi The Associated Press Posted July 8, 2021 12:32 am 0:56 Japan’s top health adviser says important to reduce people at Olympic venues as Tokyo 2020 approaches WATCH: Japan’s top health adviser says important to reduce people at Olympic venues as Tokyo 2020 approaches comments Leave…

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Woman arrested for allegedly shooting Olympic torch with water gun

Woman arrested for allegedly shooting Olympic torch with water gun By Josh K. Elliott Global News Posted July 6, 2021 3:15 pm 2:50 Tokyo 2020 organizers say banning fans from Olympics still an option WATCH: Tokyo 2020 organizing committee president Seiko Hashimoto said on Friday that banning all fans from the Olympics later this summer is still an option, even…

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2 dead, around 20 missing after mudslide southwest of Toyko

2 dead, around 20 missing after mudslide southwest of Toyko By Mari Yamaguchi And Yuri Kageyama The Associated Press Posted July 3, 2021 10:50 pm 0:52 Wall of mud slams into row of houses in Japanese town, at least 19 missing WATCH: Wall of mud slams into row of houses in Japanese town, at least 19 missing comments Leave a…

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Tokyo Olympics organizers ban alcohol sales, defend allowing spectators amid COVID-19

Tokyo Olympics organizers ban alcohol sales, defend allowing spectators amid COVID-19 By Sakura Murakami and Tetsushi Kajimoto Reuters Posted June 23, 2021 12:24 am 1:49 Pandemic measures for Tokyo Olympics to silence spectators WATCH: Pandemic measures for Tokyo Olympics to silence spectators comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via WhatsApp twitter Share…

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Sports without spectators: Tokyo Olympics could go fan-free over COVID-19 risks

Sports without spectators: Tokyo Olympics could go fan-free over COVID-19 risks By Stephen Wade The Associated Press Posted May 28, 2021 9:38 am 0:48 Japan extends COVID-19 state of emergency ahead of Olympics WATCH: Japan extends COVID-19 state of emergency ahead of Olympics comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via WhatsApp twitter…

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