Krystsina Tsimanouskaya says she hopes to compete again after her high-profile defection during the Tokyo Olympics.
Zakia Khudadadi, stuck in Kabul, would have been first woman to represent Afghanistan at a Paralympic Games at Tokyo.
The delayed Tokyo 2020 Olympics witnessed glory, despair and controversy, all under the shadow of the COVID pandemic.
Neeraj Chopra wins men’s javelin gold for India, as the Tokyo 2020 athletics competition draws to a close.
The Somali women’s football team fights cultural barriers and funding problems in a bid to represent the country.
‘The IOC are masters of the universe,’ he said. But in Tokyo it faces a villain too powerful to overcome with pageantry.
Salwa Eid Naser will miss the Tokyo Olympics after sport’s highest court overturns a ruling that last year cleared her.
The 24-year-old athlete died in a car crash ahead of preparing to qualify for the Tokyo Olympic Games.
The court ruled that NCAA’s curbs on non-cash payments to college athletes are anticompetitive under a federal law.
The founder of AFA Sports is turning athletic and athleisure wear into an economic force for the continent.
In Istanbul, Kenya’s world marathon champion sliced almost half a minute off the previous best mark.
Kenya’s High Altitude Training Centre is not as busy this year due to COVID, but its founder is not slowing down.