IOC: Tokyo 2020 won’t be canceled over coronavirus crisis

The games will go on. That’s the message from the International Olympic Committee at the start of a two-day meeting with organizers of the 2020 games in Tokyo. “I would like to make it clear again that we are not considering a cancellation or postponement of the games. Let me make that

Sweden’s Duplantis soars 6.17m to break pole vault world record

World silver medalist Mondo Duplantis realized a lifetime dream when he broke the pole vault world record on Saturday by soaring 6.17 meters on his second attempt at a World Athletics Indoor Tour meeting in Torun in Poland. American-born Swede Duplantis broke Frenchman Renaud Lavillenie’s record of 6.16m set in February

FIA says no single cause, nobody to blame for Hubert death

The death of Formula Two driver Anthoine Hubert at last year’s Belgian Grand Prix had no single cause and no driver was to blame, a report by the governing FIA said on Friday. Hubert, 22, suffered fatal injuries after he crashed and his car was then hit by Ecuadorian-American driver Juan

Bahrain to enter own team in 2021 Dakar rally

London- Bahrain will enter its own team in next year’s Dakar Rally after being title sponsor this year of Spaniard Carlos Sainz’s winning Mini JCW X-Raid entry. The island kingdom’s Mumtalakat sovereign wealth fund announced on Wednesday that it was setting up a joint venture with British motorsport and engineering company