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Multi-sport event in Tokyo, Japan, held in 2021

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2020 Summer Olympics: Multi-sport event in Tokyo, Japan, held in 2021
The 2020 Summer Olympics , officially the Games of the XXXII Olympiad and also known as Tokyo 2020 , was an international multi-sport event held from 23 July to 8 August 2021 in Tokyo, Japan, with some preliminary events that began on 21 July.

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Liz Kincaid was pulled from Great Britain's gymnastics coaching squad just weeks before the Tokyo Olympics after a serious allegation was made against her.
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Eya Guezguez: Tunisian Olympic sailor dies aged 17 after training accident

Sailor Eya Guezguez, Tunisia's youngest competitor at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, dies aged 17 after a training accident on Sunday.
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Dina Asher-Smith: British 100m record holder a ‘stronger athlete’ after Tokyo 2020 disappointment

Great Britain's Dina Asher-Smith says she is a 'stronger athlete' after Tokyo 2020 and will race over 100m at the Birmingham Diamond League.
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CJ Ujah: Great Britain lose Tokyo Olympics relay medal after doping violation

Great Britain are stripped of the silver medal won in the 4x100 metre relay at the Tokyo Olympics because of CJ Ujah's doping violation.
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Sports Personality 2021: Sky Brown wins Young SPOTY award

Skateboarder Sky Brown is named BBC Young Sports Personality of the Year 2021 after becoming Great Britain's youngest Olympic medallist at the Tokyo Games.
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British Swimming gets £1.5m funding boost as UK Sport invests £11.2m

British Swimming receives a £1.5m funding increase from UK Sport after enjoying a record haul of eight medals at the Tokyo Olympics.
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Olympian Agnes Tirop Found Stabbed To Death At 25

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Kenyan athletics star who set new world record last month found 'stabbed to death' at home

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Kenyan runner and world record holder Agnes Tirop, who represented her country at the Tokyo Olympics, has been found dead at her home.
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Elinor Barker: Olympic cyclist reveals she won Tokyo silver while expecting first child

Welsh cyclist Elinor Barker reveals she is expecting her first child and was pregnant when she won silver at the Tokyo Olympics.
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London Marathon: Charlotte Purdue happy with personal best after Tokyo Olympics omission

Charlotte Purdue says she "definitely feels" she can put her Tokyo Olympics omission "behind me" after setting a personal best in the London Marathon.
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Tokyo Olympics: Belarus coaches who tried to send Krystsina Tsimanouskaya home to be investigated

An investigation has been opened into two Belarus coaches who allegedly tried to force an athlete to fly home from the Tokyo Olympics.
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Simone Biles says she 'should have quit way before' Tokyo Olympic Games

Four-time Olympic champion Simone Biles says she "should have quit way before Tokyo" after withdrawing from five of her six finals in Japan.
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WSL: Shelina Zadorsky wants to bring feeling of Olympic success back to Tottenham

Tottenham Hotspur captain Shelina Zadorsky tells the Women's Football Show she wants to bring the feeling of success she had winning gold at Tokyo 2020 back to Spurs.
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Sailing: Anna Burnet and John Gimson win Nacra 17 European Championship

Tokyo 2020 silver medallists John Gimson and Anna Burnet win the Nacra 17 European Championship title following their Olympic success.
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CJ Ujah: British Olympic 4x100m relay silver medallist's 'B' sample positive

British Olympic silver medallist CJ Ujah's 'B' sample tests positive, following his initial positive test at the Tokyo Olympics.
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Usain Bolt talks music, Tokyo 2020, world records and Cristiano Ronaldo

Eight-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt talks to BBC Sport's Ade Adedoyin about his ambitions for a career in music, Tokyo 2020, the women's 100m world record, and Cristiano Ronaldo's return to..
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England: Sarina Wiegman names first squad since becoming manager

Sarina Wiegman includes 16 members of the British Tokyo Olympics team in her first England squad since becoming manager.
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Ellie Simmonds says Paralympic career is over after missing out on medal

Ellie Simmonds says her Paralympic career is at an end after missing out on a medal in her final race of the Tokyo Games.
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Tokyo Paralympics: Wheelchair racer Andrew Small and archer Phoebe Paterson Pine win golds

Andrew Small wins his first Paralympic title in the T33 100m as Phoebe Paterson Pine takes archery gold on her Games debut on day six of Tokyo 2020.
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Tokyo Paralympics: Sarah Storey wins 15th Paralympic gold

Britain's Sarah Storey wins her 15th Paralympic title for Britain's first gold medal at the Tokyo Games.
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BMX World Championships: Bethany Shriever takes women's final to add to Olympic title

Bethany Shriever completes an Olympic and World double as the Tokyo 2020 gold medallist wins the final of the women's BMX World Championships.
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Tokyo Paralympics: Sarah Storey aims to become Britain's most successful Paralympian

Sarah Storey has the chance to become Britain's most successful Paralympian of all time at the Tokyo 2020 Games.
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Paralympics: Tokyo Games chief highlights 'very difficult situation'

The Paralympics will take place in "a very difficult situation", say organisers as daily cases of Covid in Japan breach 25,000 for the first time.
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Polish Olympian auctions silver medal to pay for baby's lifesaving heart surgery

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A Polish Olympian has auctioned her silver medal from the Tokyo Games to raise money for an eight-month-old baby's heart surgery.
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Lamont Marcell Jacobs: Tokyo Olympics 100m champion won't run again until 2022

Olympic 100m champion Lamont Marcell Jacobs says he will not compete again until next year.
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Team GB bronze medal-winning twins 'thrilled' with GCSE results as they celebrate more success

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Twins, who won bronze in the gymnastics at the Tokyo Olympics, celebrated another success after receiving their GCSE results on Thursday.
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Sophie Christiansen: Paralympian heartbroken to be out of Games due to 'vet issue' with horse

Eight-time equestrian Paralympic champion Sophie Christiansen is 'heartbroken' to be out of Tokyo 2020.
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McKayla Maroney Says Simone Biles Is The G.O.A.T. Gymnast, Period!

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'Bring back Superstars': Adam Peaty calls for Team GB's Olympic champions to compete on TV show

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Olympic swimmer Adam Peaty has called for the return of TV show Superstars so all the champions of the Tokyo Games can compete against each other at "multiple disciplines".
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The Hundred: London Spirit's Deandra Dottin on her Olympic dream

West Indies superstar Deandra Dottin speaks to ECB rising reporter Cameron Ponsonby about her Olympic dream, and the battle she faced to not be at Tokyo 2020.
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Tokyo Olympics: Team GB athletes return from 2020 Games

Watch the final Team GB Olympic athletes return home after competing at the Tokyo 2020 Games.
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'Not just medal, you have won hearts': Anurag Thakur felicitates Olympians

This year India has won seven medals at the Tokyo Olympics which has been the best ever performance till date.
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Tokyo Olympics: BBC Sport confirms record 104 million online viewing requests

BBC Sport's coverage of the Olympic Games sees a record-breaking 104 million requests to watch Tokyo 2020 online.
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BMX freestyle: British Cycling plans to form national competition from 2022

BMX freestyle could have its first national competition after "capturing the attention" of the UK at Tokyo 2020.
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Tokyo 2020: Look back at the greatest moments of the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo

BBC Sport takes a look back at some of the greatest moments from the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.
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Renaming Khel Ratna award not people's wish, but 'political game': Shiv Sena

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Tokyo Olympics: Marathon runner Morhad Amdouni knocks over line of water bottles while trying to grab one

French marathon runner Morhad Amdouni knocks over a row of water bottles while trying to grab one during the Tokyo Olympics.
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Tokyo Olympics quiz: How much do you remember from Tokyo 2020?

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Tokyo Olympics: BMX and Eiffel Tower fly-by form part of closing ceremony

A BMX ride on top of the Louvre and fly-by past the Eiffel Tower feature in the Tokyo Olympics closing ceremony as Paris looks forward to hosting the Games in 2024.
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Tokyo Olympics: Closing ceremony marks end of behind-closed-doors Games

The Tokyo Olympics, postponed and played out behind closed doors because of the Covid pandemic, conclude with a vibrant ceremony in Japan's capital.
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Tokyo Olympics: Relive every Team GB gold medal at 2020 Games

Relive some of the best bits from the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, including brilliant skills, gold medal moments and world records.
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Tokyo Olympics: A look at how Team GB fared sport-by-sport compared to their funding.

How Great Britain fared sport-by-sport at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games relative to their funding.
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Tokyo Olympics: Relive some of the best bits from the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games

Relive some of the best bits from the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, including brilliant skills, gold medal moments and world records.
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The three-year Olympic itch: Can Paris tempt some Team GB stars to keep going?

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There is a long list of British Olympians who would ordinarily be thinking about calling it a day after the Tokyo Games.
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Tokyo Olympics: Team GB's Lauren Price beats China's Li Qian to win gold in women's middleweight boxing

Watch highlights as Team GB's Lauren Price beats China's Li Qian to win middleweight gold at Tokyo 2020.
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Tokyo Olympics: Ireland's Kellie Harrington beats Beatriz Ferreira to win lightweight gold

Watch the best moments from the women's lightweight final as Ireland's Kellie Harrington beats Beatriz Ferreira of Brazil to win gold at Tokyo 2020.
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Team GB's Lauren Price wins gold in women's middleweight at Tokyo Olympics

team gb's lauren price wins gold in women's middleweight at tokyo olympics
Team GB's Lauren Price has won gold in the women's middleweight at the Tokyo Olympics.
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Tokyo Olympics: Watch the best bits as USA beat Japan to win their seventh consecutive women's basketball gold

Watch some of the best action as USA beat Japan 90-75 at Tokyo 2020 to win their seventh consecutive women's basketball gold.
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