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Egypt lose 1-0 to Argentina in men’s Olympic soccer

Facundo Medina scored to give Argentina a 1-0 victory over Egypt in men's Olympic soccer on Sunday. The defender netted from a low shot seven minutes into the second half as Argentina recovered from its opening loss to Australia in...

Tokyo 2020: Ivory Coast draw blanks with Brazil

Reigning champions Brazil were held to a goalless draw by the Ivory Coast in the men's Olympic football competition on Sunday. Brazil, who won gold for the first time five years ago on home soil in Rio, could have moved...

Tokyo 2020: Gignac scores hat-trick as France beat South Africa 4-3

The South African U-23 Olympic team lost 4 -3 to France in their second match of the Tokyo 2020 at Saitama Stadium on Sunday afternoon. The U-23s on three occasions took the lead but allowed the French to equalise...

‘There Are Little Things … to Work on,’ says Simone Biles after USA’s sloppy...

The U.S. failed to be at the top of the women's gymnastics team leaderboard for the first time at a World Championships or Olympics since 2010. On Sunday, the Simone Biles-led team made uncharacteristically sloppy errors during the qualifying round...

Solomon Asante sets appearances mark in Phoenix Rising FC’s 1-0 win in San Diego

For Ghanaian attacking middie , it was just more than a win at the Torero Stadium on Saturday evening having marked his 100th appearances for Phoenix Rising Football Club in their 1-0 win over San Diego Loyal SC in...

Tokyo 2020: ‘Threepeat’ for Cate Campbell as the Dolphins grabs gold for Australia

Australia secured three fantastic medals in the opening swimming finals session of Tokyo 2020 but it was the women who produced a swim for the ages to win their third straight Olympic gold medal in the Women’s 4x100m freestyle...

Algerian judoka Nourine suspended and sent home after refusing to face Israeli rival

Algerian Fethi Nourine has been suspended by the International Judo Federation and will be ordered to leave Tokyo after withdrawing from the Olympics to avoid a potential meeting with an Israeli competitor. Nourine, 30, was scheduled to take on Sudan's...

Two games, two hat-tricks: Barbra Banda writing her own history in women’s football

Christine Sinclair, Vivianne Miedema, Marta, Sam Kerr. The scorers’ list on the opening matchday at the Women’s Olympic Football Tournament read like a who’s who of goalscoring greats. Alongside them was a new name; Barbra Banda. The Zambian skipper netted...

Barbra Banda makes history in Zambia’s Olympic debut outing

Zambia international Barbra Banda has become the first African to score a hat-trick in a match at an Olympic Women's tournament. On Wednesday, the Copper Queens launched their maiden senior international outing on a disappointing note as they were thrashed...

Abraham Neequaye succeeds Peter Zwennes as GBA President

It is official, Abraham Kotey Neequaye is the new President of Ghana Boxing Authority after he defeated opponent, Henry Manly-Spain in elections at the GBA Congress which came off at the Bukom Boxing Arena on Thursday. Mr. Neequaye polled...