Jade Jones: 'Olympics delay gives me a year to become a better athlete'

Britain’s two-time taekwondo gold medallist is staying positive following the Tokyo Games move to summer 2021 – partly because it means she can still create history

Jameis Winston's 'regression' reason why Buccaneers moved on from quarterback, coach says

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers moved on from quarterback Jameis Winston when future Hall of Famer Tom Brady joined the team during the NFL’s free agency period last week.

Joe Root ready to do his bit as sporting reality of coronavirus begins to bite

Counties are starting to put in measures to soften what could be a critical blow while the England and Wales Cricket Board assess how best to support their 18-team set-up

Heavyweight showdowns put on hold as Eddie Hearn pushes back Matchroom Boxing's May schedule

The eagerly-anticipated clashes between Dillian Whyte and Alexander Povetkin, and Oleksandr Usyk and Derek Chisora, have been pushed back as boxing promoter Eddie Hearn reacts to the coronavirus crisis.

World Athletics Championships may move to 2022 after Olympics delay due to coronavirus pandemic

Tournament had been set to take place between 6 and 15 August 2021

Lionel Messi says Barcelona players taking 70 percent pay cut to help club

Lionel Messi said Monday that he and his FC Barcelona teammates would take a 70 percent pay cut due to the financial circumstances the club is facing because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Next year's Olympics set for July 23 2021 start, Tokyo games organizers say

Next year's Olympic Games have been set to begin on July 23, 2021 and will run until Aug. 8, the head of the Tokyo 2020 organizing committee, Yoshiro Mori said on Monday, after he made the decision with the International Olympic Committee.

Japan, IOC set July 23 next year for start of delayed Olympics

The postponed Olympic Games will now begin on July 23 next year and run until Aug. 8, the head of the Tokyo 2020 organizing committee said on Monday, as the coronavirus pandemic made it impossible to plan for them properly this year.

Tokyo Olympics gets new date after 2020 Games were postponed over coronavirus pandemic

The International Olympic Committee announced the new dates for the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics after the 2020 Games were postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Tokyo Olympic Games confirms 2021 dates after coronavirus forced postponement

The Tokyo Olympic Games has confirmed the dates in which the event will take place next year.

Tokyo Olympics to start in July 2021 after coronavirus rescheduling

The Tokyo Olympics will take place between July 23 and August 8 next year, with the Paralympic Games, running from 24 August to 5 September

CONFIRMED: New summer 2021 dates set for postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympics

New summer 2021 dates have been confirmed for the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. The opening ceremony will take place on July 23 and the closing ceremony on August 8 next year.

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