fb-pixel

Latest Headlines in Olympics


John Powers

The IOC says the Olympics won’t be cancelled, but how will athletes train?

With only 57 percent of Olympic entries yet allotted, the international federations have asked the IOC to extend the qualifying deadlines

John Powers

Is it possible the Olympics will be canceled because of the coronavirus?

Since the host contract specifies that the Games must be held in 2020, a year’s postponement is out of the question.

2020 Summer Olympics

Tokyo organizers, IOC going ahead as planned with Olympics

A spokesman for the Japanese government said the International Olympic Committee is going as planned for the 2020 Games despite the spreading coronavirus.

JOHN POWERS I OLYMPIC NOTEBOOK

Qualifying for the Tokyo Olympics shouldn’t be a problem for US women’s soccer team

Winning last year’s World Cup didn’t earn the Americans an automatic berth.

John Powers | Olympics

Americans should prosper at 2020 Summer Games

The US had a 121-medal haul in Rio in 2016, and with four new sports the prospects look better for the Americans in Tokyo.

It’s going to be lit: Design of Tokyo’s Olympic torch unveiled

Olympic organizers explained that the torch for the relay leading up to the 2020 Tokyo Games is based on a cherry blossom.

Jacobellis at peace with Olympic legacy as 4th Games loom

The most accomplished snowboardcross rider in history knows the question is coming. Because the question comes every four years.