Tag: Olympics

Olympics chief says refugee athletes can compete in Rio

The president of the International Olympic Committee says highly qualified athletes who…

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Beijing – a winter wonderland?

The International Olympic Committee has selected Beijing to host the 2022 Winter…

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Rio Olympics security force double that of London games

Organizers of the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro say they'll have…

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Boston quits race for 2024 Olympic games

A bid for Boston to host the 2024 Olympics has been withdrawn,…

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Triathlon seeks place under Egypt’s sun

Players take care of almost all training budgets on their own, says…

Mahmoud Mostafa Mahmoud Mostafa

Egyptian squash player wins world title for 3rd time

The world’s number four player, Ashour, beat the world number one, Elshorbagy,…

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Sochi week 2 recap: More of the good, the bad, and the weird

The second week of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi saw some…

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Sochi week 1 recap: The good, the bad, and the weird

Norway leads the medal count with 4 gold, 3 silver and 4…

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Islamic games open in Indonesia

The opening ceremony in Palembang, a city on Sumatra Island, was modest,…

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Egyptian is Squash’s world number 1

Ashour first Egyptian to win Squash British Open since 1966

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