Category: 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Assar Egypt’s Table Tennis Star Equals Aruna’s Olympic Record 

Egypt’s Omar Assar has equaled Quadri Aruna’s Olympic Games record as the second African player to reach the quarterfinal stage of the men’s singles table tennis...

Tokyo 2020:’It Will Be A Difficult Few Weeks, Months Ahead Of Me’ – Nigeria’s Taekwondoist Ayanacho After Defeat

Elizabeth Ayanacho has lamented her ouster from the taekwondo event at Tokyo 2020 Olympics, stating it will be a difficult few weeks and months ahead of her. Competing...

USA Suffers Shock Defeat To France In Group Opener

USA men’s basketball team were shocked by seventh-ranked France 83-76 in their group opening game on Sunday at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. It’s the first loss...

D’Tigers Lose To Australia In Basketball Group Opener 

It was not the best of starts for D’Tigers as they lost to Australia in their Group B opening game on Sunday, in the basketball event at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics,...

Okagbare Leads Nigeria Track And Field To Fight For Medals – As Team Moves Into Olympic Village Today

Blessing Okagbare’s experience and bright performances will be a tonic to the track and field athletes of Team Nigeria when they begin competing from Friday July 30th....

Tokyo 2020 Badminton: Nigeria Loses Opening Group Game To Japan In Men’s Doubles

Nigeria’s duo of Godwin Olofua and Anuoluwapo Opeyori lost to hosts Japan, in their first game in the men’s doubles of the badminton event at the Tokyo Olympics on...

Tokyo 2020 Gymnastics: Eke Misses Out On Quarter-finals Spot

Nigeria’s Uche Eke missed the chance of qualifying for the quarter-finals in the gymnastics event at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics on Saturday. Competing in the men’s all...

Tokyo 2020 Rowing: Toko Optimistic Of Qualifying For Quarter-finals 

Nigeria’s sole representative in the rowing event at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, Esther Toko, is optimistic of qualifying for the quarter-finals. Competing at the games...

Tokyo 2020: Nigeria’s Toko Places Fifth In Women’s Rowing Event 

Nigeria’s Esther Toko placed fifth in her heat in the women’s single sculls in the rowing event at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics on Friday. Toko, who is competing in her...

Tokyo 2020: Gymnast Uche Eke Targets Medal At Maiden Olympics

Making his debut at the Olympic Games, Uche Eke, the first Nigerian athlete to compete in the gymnastic events of the Games, has set his sights on winning a medal for...