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Athletes should get vaccines to show solidarity with Japanese people - IOC’s Bach
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Olympics boss confronts Tokyo protesters
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Bach hopeful spectators can attend the Olympics
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IOC's Bach confident of hosting spectators at Games after meeting Japan PM
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Gymnasts reveal what a COVID-hit Olympics could be like
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World worst executed ice skating trick!
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Construction of swimming pool with Olympic standards underway in Kashmir
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Breakdancing: What a sport!
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Sprint 100m World Champion banned for two years
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Libyan weightlifter fights for Olympic dream
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Growing tribe of Japanese proudly defies tattoo taboo, eyes Olympics boost
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Tokyo urges Olympics supporters to 'pack less, wait less' following security tests
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DOJ calls out Russian hacking spree
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Chandigarh's Artist makes portrait of Olympic gold medallist Balbir Singh Senior using hockey, ball
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Olympic gymnast launches unique new fragrance to smell like fresh laundry
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Gold medalist Laurie Hernandez says former coach Maggie Haney's abuse delayed Olympic comebackReacting to ex-coach Maggie Haney's suspension for verbal abuse, Olympic gymnast Laurie Hernandez wrote the abuse made her think she hated the sport.
USA Gymnastics bans former Olympics coach Haney for eight yearsUSA Gymnastics has suspended former U.S. Olympic team coach Maggie Haney for eight years for verbally and emotionally abusing gymnasts she oversaw, the Washington Post reported on Wednesday.
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