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Tokyo 2020: French President Macron hosts olympic and paralympic medalists [Video]

Tokyo 2020: French President Macron hosts olympic and paralympic medalists

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Sarah Storey: ‘Huge honour’ to be UK’s greatest Paralympian [Video]

Sarah Storey: ‘Huge honour’ to be UK’s greatest Paralympian

Dame Sarah Storey has spoken of the “huge honour” of becoming the UK’s greatest ever Paralympian, after she won three golds at Tokyo 2020 to bring her total to 17. “It’s a lifetime’s..

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29-time Paralympic medalist Jessica Long reflects on the successes of Tokyo 2020 [Video]

29-time Paralympic medalist Jessica Long reflects on the successes of Tokyo 2020

29-time Paralympic medalist Jessica Long started as a Paralympian when she was 12 years old and tells CNN’s Selina Wang about her Paralympic journey to Tokyo 2020.

Credit: Bleacher Report AOL     Duration: 04:08Published
The fastest blind man in the world aims for Tokyo 2020 and beyond [Video]

The fastest blind man in the world aims for Tokyo 2020 and beyond

David Brown is the first completely blind athlete to run 100 meters in under 11 seconds. Competing in the T11 category for vision impairment, Brown will defend his 100m Paralympic title in..

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Tokyo 2020 Paralympics are putting inclusion and accessibility issues under the microscope in Japan [Video]

Tokyo 2020 Paralympics are putting inclusion and accessibility issues under the microscope in Japan

Activists have welcomed the progress made on accessibility and inclusion issues but warn that there is still a long way to go in changing attitudes towards disabled people in Japan.

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This US soldier lost a leg to a roadside bomb in Iraq. Now, Melissa Stockwell aims for gold in Tokyo [Video]

This US soldier lost a leg to a roadside bomb in Iraq. Now, Melissa Stockwell aims for gold in Tokyo

Melissa Stockwell is an American two-time Paralympic triathlete, swimmer and former U.S. Army officer. Stockwell lost her left leg when a roadside bomb exploded when she was leading a convoy in..

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Neeraj Chopra says Pak javelin thrower took his javelin before the finals| Oneindia News [Video]

Neeraj Chopra says Pak javelin thrower took his javelin before the finals| Oneindia News

Neera Chopra, who won gold medal for India in the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, revealed that Pakistan’s Javelin thrower Pakistan’s Arshad Nadeem had walked away with his javelin before the final event...

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Fireworks mark start of Tokyo2020 Paralympic Games [Video]

Fireworks mark start of Tokyo2020 Paralympic Games

Fireworks light up the sky above Tokyo's National Stadium as the postponed Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games kick off, with people gathering outside the stadium, hoping to taste the atmosphere despite being..

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British Paralympic Athletes Get Encouragement From Royals [Video]

British Paralympic Athletes Get Encouragement From Royals

The Paralympic games are about to start and the british athletes got some encouragement from British royals. Buzz60’s Keri Lumm has more.

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Paralympics 2020: India sends its biggest contingent, Tek Chand to be the flag bearer |Oneindia News [Video]

Paralympics 2020: India sends its biggest contingent, Tek Chand to be the flag bearer |Oneindia News

Javelin thrower Tek Chand has been named the new flag bearer of the Indian contingent for the opening ceremony of Tokyo 2020 Paralympics. Rio Paralympic Games gold medalist Mariyappan Thangavelu was..

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Beatrice de Lavalette lost her legs in a terror attack. Now, she's competing in the Paralympics [Video]

Beatrice de Lavalette lost her legs in a terror attack. Now, she's competing in the Paralympics

US Paralympic dressage equestrian Beatrice de Lavalette was 17 years old when she was at Brussels’ Zaventem Airport when a terror attack cost her her legs, but she didn’t let that stop her..

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Afghan flag to fly at opening ceremony of Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games [Video]

Afghan flag to fly at opening ceremony of Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games

The Taliban takeover of the country means the Afghan athletes were not able to make it to Japan to compete.

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Jason and Laura Kenny ‘raced home’ from Tokyo to see son [Video]

Jason and Laura Kenny ‘raced home’ from Tokyo to see son

Team GB’s golden couple have spoken of the “race to get home” to see their young son Albie after Tokyo 2020. Track cyclists Jason and Laura Kenny, who both took home gold medals, said..

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Belarusian Olympic sprinter speaks out on taking refuge in Poland [Video]

Belarusian Olympic sprinter speaks out on taking refuge in Poland

Belarusian sprinter Kristina Timanovskaya, who refused to her country’s orders to return home after she refused to run in an event she hadn’t trained for at Tokyo 2020, spoke out about seeking..

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Gadirova twins leap for joy as they collect results after Olympic bronze [Video]

Gadirova twins leap for joy as they collect results after Olympic bronze

Olympic medal-winning gymnastics twins Jessica and Jennifer Gadirova have celebrated another success after gaining the results they needed to take the next leap in their careers.Both girls received..

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Top 10 Abandoned Olympic Facilities [Video]

Top 10 Abandoned Olympic Facilities

These Olympic facilities have fallen into ruin. For this list, we’ll be looking at buildings that were used for the international sporting events, but now lay empty, wasting potentially millions of..

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Barbie Faces Backlash After ‘Inclusive’ Olympics Collection Has No Asian Representation [Video]

Barbie Faces Backlash After ‘Inclusive’ Olympics Collection Has No Asian Representation

Barbie Faces Backlash After ‘Inclusive’ Olympics Collection Has No Asian Representation. Mattel collaborated with the International Olympic Committee and Tokyo 2020 organizers to release the new..

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French Olympic medallists celebrate victory in Paris [Video]

French Olympic medallists celebrate victory in Paris

France's basketball, volleyball and handball players celebrate their Tokyo 2020 Olympic medals in Paris, surrounded by hundreds of fans. The Mayor of Paris Anne Hidalgo the president of Paris 2024 Tony..

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Lukashenko treats sports 'like his own toy' [Video]

Lukashenko treats sports 'like his own toy'

The president of Belarus is saying that the Olympic athlete who defected from his country during the games, Krystsina Tsimanouskaya, was "manipulated" by outside forces. But another athlete who left..

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Celebrations as Team GB athletes return from Tokyo [Video]

Celebrations as Team GB athletes return from Tokyo

Athletes who represented Great Britain arrive at Heathrow Airport, London following the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in Japan.Includes Jason Kenny, Laura Kenny and Katie Archibald.

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Sue Bird, Megan Rapinoe share a kiss after US women's basketball wins gold medal [Video]

Sue Bird, Megan Rapinoe share a kiss after US women's basketball wins gold medal

Sue Bird, Megan Rapinoe share a kiss after US women's basketball wins gold medal

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US storms back to edge China for most gold medals at 2020 Olympics [Video]

US storms back to edge China for most gold medals at 2020 Olympics

US storms back to edge China for most gold medals at 2020 Olympics

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Morhad Amdouni sparks Olympic water bottle controversy during men's marathon [Video]

Morhad Amdouni sparks Olympic water bottle controversy during men's marathon

Morhad Amdouni sparks Olympic water bottle controversy during men's marathon

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Tokyo 2020 in numbers [Video]

Tokyo 2020 in numbers

A closer look at some of the key numbers behind the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.

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Team GB's top moments at Tokyo 2020 [Video]

Team GB's top moments at Tokyo 2020

From brilliance in the boxing ring to victories in the velodrome, Team GB have had a glittering Olympic Games at Tokyo 2020. Here are some of the key moments for Britain's athletes.

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Neeraj joined Bindra in elite company as India`s second individual Olympic gold medalist when he won the javelin final at Tokyo 2020 on August 7.
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Abhinav Bindra created history at the Beijing Olympics in 2008, where he won a gold medal in 10m air rifle. And after a long wait, 23-year-old Neeraj Chopra joined him by clinching the gold medal in..
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Worldwide: Spotlight On Sustainability At Tokyo 2020 - J A Kemp LLP

Aside from the achievements in the sporting events, Tokyo 2020 is noteworthy for the spotlight it put on sustainability. Symbolic items – podiums, torches, medals – were made using recycled..
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Venkaiah Naidu praises India's Tokyo 2020 Olympic performance, calls for doubling of medal tally in 2024 Games


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Tokyo 2020 Paralympics: India scripts history with record 19 medals

India registered its largest ever medal haul at the Paralympic Games finishing with five gold, eight silver, and six bronze medals in Tokyo.  
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Tokyo 2020 Paralympics: Krishna Nagar wins gold in badminton

This is India's fifth gold medal and second in badminton at the ongoing Tokyo Paralympics.
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Noida DM Suhas LY creates history, clinches silver at Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Suhas has become the first-ever Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer to win a medal at the Paralympics.
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Post table tennis star Manika Batra's allegation of match-fixing on national coach, TTFI says THIS

The paddler bowed out of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics after losing her Round 3 match.
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Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games: Afghanistan’s Zakia Khudadadi makes debut after secret evacuation

On Thursday, Zakia Khudadadi entered the Makuhari Messe competition arena in Chiba wearing a white hijab for the opening match of the combat sport’s Paralympic debut.
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Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games: Shooter Avani Lekhara adds bronze to her gold medal

Indian paralympic shooter Avani Lekhara adds bronze medal to her shooting gold earlier this week at Tokyo and becomes only 2nd Indian to win multiple medals at Paralympics.
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Bollywood hails Bhavina Patel on winning silver medal at Tokyo Paralympics

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She won two medals in each of the singles and team events during the 2008 and 2012 Paralympic campaigns and now one in Tokyo 2020
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Pakistan's Nadeem Arshad said THIS about picking Neeraj Chopra's javelin during Tokyo 2020 finals

"Maybe it was his favourite and he wanted to throw it with it. That's why he came to me and ask for that Javelin," Nadeem Arshad said.
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Tokyo 2020 Olympic silver medalist Mirabai Chanu resumes training, eyes Paris 2024

The Indian weightlifter on Wednesday said everyone should support girls who want to enter the field of sports.
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WATCH - PM Narendra Modi lifts up Vinesh Phogat's spirit after Tokyo 2020 heartbreak

After a disappointing end to her campaign in the recently-concluded Tokyo Olympics, India's star grappler Vinesh Phogat was embraced with supporting words by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
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PV Sindhu, Neeraj Chopra, Mirabai Chanu and other Tokyo 2020 Olympics medal winners felicitated by IOA

Earlier, the thirty-two Olympic winners along with officials of the Sports Authority of India (SAI) attended the 75th Independence Day celebration.
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Tokyo 2020 Gold medalist Neeraj Chopra down with high fever, tests negative for COVID-19

Neeraj Chopra had created history as he became the first from the country to win a gold in track and field in the Olympics.
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Olympics: Japan athlete to get nibbled gold medal replaced

A member of Japan's gold medal-winning softball team will have her medal replaced with a fresh one after the mayor of her hometown chomped down on the original, Tokyo 2020 organisers said on Thursday...
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Tokyo 2020 Olympics medal winners felicitated in grand ceremony

Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Anurag Thakur felicitated the seven Olympic medalists in a grand ceremony in Delhi.
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Tokyo 2020: if there was a gold for being loudest during Olympics, India would have got it


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Tokyo 2020: Still processing this feeling, says Neeraj Chopra after winning gold

tokyo 2020: still processing this feeling, says neeraj chopra after winning gold
Neeraj Chopra on August 7 threw the javelin to a distance of 87.58m to pick the gold at the Olympics. He began his quest for a medal with a massive throw of 87.03 meters and was leading the pack after..
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'This is only the beginning': IOA secy gen on India's best-ever medal tally at Olympic Games

With Neeraj Chopra's gold, India won seven medals in the multi-sporting event, its best-ever performance. In the ongoing Tokyo 2020, Bajrang Punia (Bronze), Mirabai Chanu (silver), PV Sindhu (bronze),..
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Why ex-hockey goalkeeper Adrian will have to visit crazy Sreejesh in Kerala

why ex-hockey goalkeeper adrian will have to visit crazy sreejesh in kerala
India’s only goalkeeper at Tokyo 2020 came across as an animated player, bringing off saves, shouting encouragement. The face behind the mask turned into a scowl when defenders committed mistakes.
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Tokyo 2020: Uttarakhand CM announces Rs 25 lakh cash reward for hockey star Vandana Katariya

Vandana Katariya is the first Indian woman hockey player to score an Olympic hat-trick during the match with South Africa in which India won 4-3.
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