Olympic protests are nearly as old as the Games themselves. So why are officials so hesitant to allow them?
Tokyo 2020 isn't the first Olympic Games to battle a pandemic
US women's national soccer team players appeal equal pay lawsuit decision
Naomi Osaka lights Olympic cauldron at Tokyo 2020 Opening Ceremony
Olympic greats call on IOC to allow podium protests
Olympic health plan for US Tokyo delegation: Treat members as if they're unvaccinated
With Tokyo 2020 overshadowed by Covid-19, athletes are left to bring light to troubled Olympics
NFL says coronavirus outbreaks among unvaccinated players may lead to forfeits this season
Defending Olympic champion Brazil defeats Germany in rematch of 2016 men's football final
Beach volleyball player Markéta Sluková-Nausch left in tears as Czech star misses Olympics due to positive Covid-19 result
Athletes who've had to drop out of the Olympics because of Covid-19
US gymnast Kara Eaker and basketball player Katie Lou Samuelson test positive for Covid-19 ahead of Olympics
Legendary college football coach Bobby Bowden diagnosed with a terminal illness
Women's soccer teams take a knee ahead of opening Olympic Games matches
US Women's National Team hammered by Sweden in opening Tokyo 2020 match
Netherlands thrashes Zambia 10-3 in women's football tournament to set new Olympics record
Team USA volleyball player Taylor Crabb reportedly tests positive for Covid-19 and will miss Tokyo Olympics
No fans or sex? Tokyo has tough task trying not to be the first 'no-fun' Olympics
Brazil football legends Marta and Formiga create Olympic history
Brisbane officially announced as host of 2032 Olympics
Olympic athletes battling long Covid: 'I'm really struggling to exercise still'
Tokyo Olympics underway despite threat of Covid-19
New York Jets assistant coach in critical condition following bicycle accident
Tokyo 2020 boss not ruling out last minute cancellation of Olympic Games
Six Polish swimmers sent back home from Tokyo following admin error
Women's beach handball team fined for choosing shorts over bikini bottoms
Premier League soccer player suspended over alleged child sex offenses
US gymnast Kara Eaker's father says she doesn't know where she got Covid-19 before the Olympics
England's footballers lost the Euro 2020 final. But they might yet win the culture war
Olympic athletes, baseball players, soccer stars: Why we're still seeing Covid-19 cases among top athletes
WNBA players Nneka Ogwumike and Elizabeth Williams won't play for Nigeria at Olympics after appeal rejected
From not speaking the language to competing for the national team at Tokyo 2020, Belgian runner Isaac Kimeli is aiming for gold
Tokyo Olympics composer resigns over historical bullying remarks
Paralympian Olivia Breen angered after official said her sprint shorts were 'too short'
Mark Spitz: Seven ways to survive the Olympic Games
Lewis Hamilton targeted with racist abuse online after controversial British Grand Prix victory
Irish gymnast jumps on Olympic Village cardboard bed to debunk 'anti-sex fake news'
Ana Carrasco broke her back after a 'stupid' crash. Eight months later she raced to victory
EU politicians urge Olympics to lift 'exclusionary' ban on swim cap for natural Black hair
Six British athletes forced to self-isolate in Tokyo after close contact with Covid-19 case on flight to Games
Tokyo 2020: Two South African footballers test positive for Covid-19 in Olympic Village
Lewis Hamilton wins British Grand Prix after high-speed collision with Max Verstappen
Tadej Pogacar: Slovenian cycling sensation clinches second Tour de France victory
Laurel Hubbard: IOC backs transgender weightlifter's selection for Tokyo, says to review rules later
Germany's Olympic soccer team walks off the pitch during friendly match over alleged racial abuse
Missing Ugandan Olympic hopeful left note saying he wants to work in Japan
Qatar's Ras Abu Aboud stadium is the first built in World Cup history that was meant to be torn down
Tokyo 2020: The Japanese superfan who spent $40,000 on Olympics tickets
First case of Covid-19 reported at Tokyo Olympic village
Australian and WNBA star Liz Cambage withdraws from Olympics, citing mental health
Blue Jays will return to Toronto July 30 after getting Covid-19 exemption
From 'unbelievable' to 'just brilliant': Rory McIlroy experiences the Open's lows and highs
Jason Sudeikis: Actor shows support for racially abused England soccer players
Mark Spitz: 'Somebody, someday' can beat Michael Phelps' Olympic record
Bryson DeChambeau is 'living on the razor's edge,' but for now his driver 'sucks' at the Open
Max Verstappen says 'it doesn't make any difference' to be leading F1 championship
Novak Djokovic says he will compete in Tokyo Olympics, meaning the Golden Slam is still in play
Team WNBA defeats Team USA 93-85 in 2021 WNBA All-Star Game
Jewell Loyd: 'The Gold Mamba' is 'humbled and hungry' to compete at Tokyo 2020
'I start to think about all the bad scenarios that can happen': Charles Leclerc on why he is so protective of his brother
Rugby player Quade Cooper denied Australian citizenship despite representing the country 70 times
Tennis great Roger Federer pulls out of Olympics, citing knee injury
Christian Pulisic under fire from animal rights group following stunt involving vulnerable species
Lando Norris: F1 star 'shaken' after watch stolen at Euro 2020 final, McLaren says
Racist abuse directed at England players after Euro 2020 final defeat is described as 'unforgivable' by manager Gareth Southgate
How England manager Gareth Southgate has shown the true value of leadership at Euro 2020
Jack Grealish: England star hits back at penalty criticism: 'I wanted to take one!'
Euro 2020: 'It's come home to Rome' as Azzurri makes triumphant return to Italy
Italy crowned European champion after beating England on penalties
Euro 2020 final: 'Security breach' at Wembley Stadium as small group of people enters venue
Tokyo Olympics: Novak Djokovic is a 'little bit divided' on playing at Games
Novak Djokovic wins record-equaling 20th grand slam title after beating Matteo Berrettini in Wimbledon final
Dustin Poirier beats Conor McGregor with a TKO in UFC 264 after McGregor appears to have broken his leg or ankle
How to watch Euro 2020 and everything you need to know about the European tournament
No pressure: Queen Elizabeth sends 'good wishes' to Gareth Southgate ahead of the Euro 2020 final
Ashleigh Barty becomes first Australian woman to win Wimbledon singles title in 41 years
Boxer Chris Eubank's son Sebastian dies in Dubai
Euro 2020: England fined over $35,000 for laser incident during semifinal win over Denmark
World Cup 2022: Qatar is ready as it strongly contests accusations of workers' rights abuses
Lionel Messi faces old friend Neymar in last bid for Copa America glory with Argentina
Novak Djokovic edges closer to history after reaching Wimbledon final
British cyclist Mark Cavendish equals Eddy Merckx's Tour de France record
Matteo Berrettini beats Hubert Hurkacz to become first Italian man to reach a Wimbledon final
Nick Kyrgios pulls out of Tokyo Olympics citing empty stadiums and injury
Olympics memorabilia: Rare pair of track spikes handmade by Nike co-founder set to fetch up to $1.2 million at auction
Suns overcome Giannis Antetokounmpo's 42, grab 2-0 Finals lead
Naomi Osaka says the press conference format is in 'great need of a refresh'
Ashleigh Barty reaches first Wimbledon final with emphatic victory over Angelique Kerber
Tokyo venues for Olympics will have no spectators; Games will be held under a state of emergency
England reaches first major final since 1966 after tense Euro 2020 victory over Denmark
Georgia Oboh: Nigeria's first Ladies European Tour player
Roger Federer knocked out of Wimbledon by Hubert Hurkacz at quarterfinal stage
Coldstream Guards play England football anthems on Prince Charles' lawn
Italy wins dramatic penalty shootout against Spain to reach Euro 2020 final
Though her suspension ends before relay event, Sha'Carri Richardson left off US Olympic track team
Firework accident that killed NHL goaltender Matiss Kivlenieks was at coach's house, team says
Ashleigh Barty powers past compatriot Ajla Tomljanovic to reach Wimbledon semifinals
Emma Raducanu vows to 'come back stronger' after dream run at Wimbledon ends
Three-time Olympic gold medalist Gail Devers on how Graves' disease 'made me who I am'
US track star Sha'Carri Richardson could miss the Tokyo Olympic Games after testing positive for marijuana. Richardson spoke out about the positive test in an interview with NBC's "Today Show".
World No. 1 tennis player Ashleigh Barty talks to Amanda Davies about her Olympic "dream" ahead of Tokyo 2020.
Andy Scholes reviews French authorities opening an investigation after a fan caused dozens of cyclists to crash during the Tour de France and Serena Williams deciding to not compete at Tokyo 2020.
Earlier this year, Robbie Balenger set a new record for New York City's Central Park Loop Challenge. The vegan ultrarunner completed 16 loops, totaling nearly 100 miles in just over 18 hours.
Piara Powar, Executive Director of Football Against Racism in Europe Network (FARE), talks to CNN about the messy situation UEFA finds itself in following its decision not to allow the Allianz Arena to be illuminated in the rainbow flag.
Despite the controversies surrounding the Tokyo Olympic Games, there are hardcore Olympic super fans who can't wait for the Games to begin. CNN's Blake Essig speaks to two of them.
Before winning the 2021 US Open, former world No. 1 golfer Jon Rahm told CNN Living Golf's Shane O'Donoghue that he was "getting closer" and working on the "magic formula" to win a major.
Refugee Aram Mahmoud fled Syria six years ago in search of a better life, leaving behind his family in the process. Now, he is set to take center stage as one of 29 athletes selected by the International Olympic Committee to compete on the Refugee Olympic team in Tokyo 2020 -- a moment that will be the culmination of years of sacrifice to pursue his dreams.
Six-time Olympic champion Allyson Felix talks to Coy Wire about how motherhood has affected her life, building her legacy in athletics and Tokyo 2020.
Cristiano Ronaldo removes Coca-Cola bottles during a Euro 2020 press conference. CNN's Clare Sebastian reports.
The image of Christian Eriksen lying motionless on the pitch during the match between Denmark and Finland at Euro 2020 is one that "will never go away," according to Finland captain Tim Sparv.
Denmark star Christian Eriksen was reported to be in a stable condition after collapsing during the first half of Denmark's opening Euro 2020 match against Finland in Copenhagen. CNN's Don Riddell has more.
Summer traveler's navigate Europe's rules for travel as the pandemic continues. CNN's Anna Stewart reports.
In 2001, Oz Sanchez decided to transfer to the Navy as a Navy SEAL, but during his transfer, he was involved in a motorcycle accident that injured his spinal cord. Now, he's gearing up for his fourth Paralympic Games.
After leaving war-torn Afghanistan as a child, Nadia Nadim ended up in a refugee camp in Denmark. It was in that camp that she learned the game of football which has now led her to Paris Saint-Germain, one of the biggest clubs in the world.
Pressure is building for the Tokyo Olympics to be cancelled, but on the ground in Tokyo, the final preparations are beginning. With the Olympics less than two months away, CNN's Selina Wang takes a look at temporary spectator stands, venues, and live viewing sites being constructed for the Games.
Reema Aburahma has grown up in Gaza knowing conflict, but also knowing joy. She picked up boxing as a way to grow confident and found a sport that has helped her change her perception of society and life.
Hiroshi Mikitani, the CEO of Rakuten, tells CNN's Selina Wang exclusively that it's a "suicide mission" to be hosting the Tokyo Olympics this year - the Opening Ceremony for which is set for July 23.
El Clasico is one of the biggest and most intense games in the world of soccer. It's involved some of the greatest ever players and featured plenty of incredible moments.
Chelsea manager Emma Hayes says winning the club's first Women's Champions League would be an "incredible achievement" but insists success is also about inspiring the next generation of young women.
Eight members of the New York Yankees have tested positive for Covid-19 this week despite being inoculated with the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, the baseball team said Thursday.
NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar reflects on the NBA naming its new Social Justice Champion award after him and the league's progressiveness compared to other sports.
They may not be competing for Olympic gold, but four South Sudanese athletes have become local stars in the little Japanese city of Maebashi. In Japan, they've found a safe haven to train, immerse themselves in the local culture, and promote the message of peace for South Sudan.
Former Manchester City star Nedum Onuoha says social media companies have been doing the "bare minimum" to protect players from online racist abuse.
Brentford FC's Head of Football Operations, Lorna Falconer, tells CNN about the struggles with racism and sexism she's faced in the game she loves in her journey to break football's glass ceiling.
Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit has tested positive for elevated levels of betamethasone, trainer Bob Baffert revealed, throwing the horse's victory last weekend at Churchill Downs into question.
Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn tells CNN that "pound for pound No. 1" Canelo Alvarez is looking to "go in there and dominate" Billy Joe Saunders.
Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn tells CNN that he "can't wait to see" the Anthony Joshua vs. Tyson Fury bout in August and that it's the fight that everyone wants to see.
Cat Phillips is a multi-sport athlete who is fighting for change in both the AFLW and in ultimate frisbee. She is a leader for young women in both her sports and is determined to provide more opportunities for them to compete than she had growing up.
Many sports stars earn astronomical salaries, but many pros lack financial education. Former soccer star Stiliyan Petrov works with players through his organization Player 4 Player.
Des Linden missed out on Tokyo 2020 but made distance running history instead. She became the first woman to run 50 km (31 miles) in less than three hours in April.
Leading sports scientist Simon Brundish crunches the numbers on Lionel Messi, explaining why the Barcelona forward is the best player in the world
Renowned Indian cricket journalist Boria Majumdar speaks to CNN Sport about why the Indian Premier League should continue amid the Covid-19 crisis unfolding in India.
Former Arsenal and France superstar Thierry Henry sits down exclusively with CNN to talk about his social media boycott initiative five weeks on and how momentum has picked up, despite a slow start.
Basketball player Terrence Clarke, who last month declared for the 2021 NBA draft after playing his freshman season for the University of Kentucky, died Thursday after sustaining fatal injuries in a car accident in Los Angeles, according to the Kentucky athletics department.
Seán McCabe holds a unique role in world football -- in January 2021, he was appointed by top flight Irish club Bohemians as its Climate Justice Officer. And he's out to save the planet.
Liverpool club owner John W. Henry, thought to be one of the principal drivers behind the European Super League, issued an apology after the plan collapsed 48 hours after it was first launched.
Former Real Madrid president Ramón Calderón tells Richard Quest that the European Super League project "has died today ... and it is on the way to becoming a complete botch."
UEFA President Aleksander Ceferin says the "shameless" plans for a new European Super League (ESL) are akin to taking "football hostage."
Sports journalist and author Mike Calvin tells CNN World Sport that football belongs to the fans and is "not about pounds or dollars" in regards to the formation of a European Super League.
Oscar-winning actor Matthew McConaughey loves sport and is a minority owner of new MLS franchise Austin FC. Ahead of the team's long-awaited kickoff, McConaughey shares his passion for the city of Austin, how his Brazilian wife Camila helped influence his love of the beautiful game and the intersect of sports and politics.
FC Barcelona and Denmark forward Martin Braithwaite tells CNN about his journey from being in a wheelchair for two years as a kid to playing with Leo Messi at FC Barcelona.
Grand National winner Rachael Blackmore tells CNN about her historic achievement as the first female jockey to win at the famous race: "If you have the talent, you will be given the opportunity"
Traveling over 4,000km is difficult in a car, let alone a skateboard, but Tom Drury decided to do it anyways -- despite the heat, cops and deadly snakes.
Officials in North Korea announced that the country would not be participating in the Tokyo Olympic Games, according to state media. CNN's Will Ripley reports.
Dubbed golf's "Rain Man," Moe Norman didn't fit into the sport's traditional mold. Norman was known for his funky clothing, eccentric personality and highly distinctive swing which even the greats of the game admired.
At a time when Indigenous people were being persecuted and discriminated against in Australia, a group of Aboriginal men traveled to England to become Australia's first ever international cricket team. They are Australia's First XI.
David Moyes' West Ham are in the running to be the top London club in the Premier League in 2021 and could still finish in a top four spot, which will mean Champions League football coming to East London. At his second stint at the club, Moyes has rehabilitated the Hammers, and his own managerial career in the process.
Utah Jazz guards Mike Conley and Jordan Clarkson spoke about the fears the team had as their plane was forced into an emergency landing after a bird strike.
Fitness fanatic Michael Miraglia created, and completed, a Strongman Marathon. The feat involved performing an exercise -- including tire flips, handstand walks and burpees -- for a mile in between running a mile in a 20-pound vest.
Joaquin Niemann is a star on the rise, at 22-years-old the Chilean has already won on the PGA Tour and sits inside the world's top-30. We sat down with Niemann ahead of The Players Championship to discuss his upbringing in Chile, his love of football, and the story of his young cousin Rafita who was diagnosed with Spinal Muscular Atrophy in November 2020.
French football legend Thierry Henry says the discussion around whether or not footballers should take the knee before games has become a distraction from the real "cause."
Suresh Mehboobani is a caddy at the Bombay Presidency Golf Club in Mumbai and one of the originators of Slum Golf, a version of the sport using home-made clubs and balls, played on a course that has been designed around his neighborhood.
In a CNN exclusive, Thierry Henry speaks to Darren Lewis on his decision to leave social media until the platforms act on racism and bullying. Henry elaborated on a strongly worded statement on Twitter earlier in the day, telling CNN: "It is not a safe place and it's not a safe environment.
Belgium manager Roberto Martinez tells CNN that it would be "a big mistake" to boycott the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, saying it would be an "easy escape" as opposed to really impacting change.
The summer Olympic games in Tokyo have been billed as the 'recovery games,' but 10 years after the Fukushima disaster, many residents living near the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant, tell a very different story. CNN's Blake Essig reports.
Colin Allred, a former NFL linebacker for the Tennessee Titans and now a Democratic Congressman, recalls the deadly insurrection that took place at the US Capitol.
Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr has called for stronger gun control measures in the United States following this week's mass shooting in Boulder, Colorado.
Pelé's upcoming documentary on Netflix charts the rise and career highs of "O Rei" both on the club-level and internationally with Brazil, but does the film enhance or tarnish the legend's legacy?
The UEFA Women's Champions League quarterfinals kick off on Wednesday as holders Olympique Lyonnais visit Paris Saint-Germain. Aston Villa player, and pundit, Anita Asante has been telling CNN that reigning champions Lyon remain the team to beat.
Katherine Diaz, a 22-year-old surfer, was killed after being struck by lightning while training in El Tunco beach in south-west El Salvador.
Sedona Prince, a basketball player for The University of Oregon, talks with CNN's Fredricka Whitfield about her video of the lack of women's equipment for the NCAA tournament going viral.
A team in Memphis, US, has come together to encourage the Black community to get into climbing. Their non-profit organization 'Memphis Rox' gives people in the inner-city community access to climbing walls.
When the Olympics were postponed in 2020, triple jumper Will Claye chose to channel his emotions into music. A three-time Olympic medalist from the US, Claye is also a recording artist with his own record label.
Former NBA star Jeremy Lin says he's seen a rise in racism across the United States, telling CNN's Anderson Cooper that the type of attacks against Asian Americans is intensifying.
Team Haas driver Mick Schumacher arrives into Formula One bearing a lot of pressure and expectation on his shoulders due to his legendary surname, but he only feels pride.
Colombia is about to have its first professional rugby outfit: Cafeteros Pro. The team provides prospective rugby players an alternative route out of a life of crime that once only football had provided in the country.
Eight-time gold medalist Usain Bolt tells CNN that he's not worried about shoe technology helping to beat his world records and that he's looking forward to Tokyo 2020 as a fan.
New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees got help from his four children to make his retirement announcement in an adorable video posted to social media.
Don Riddell speaks to Michele Roberts, the executive director of the National Basketball Players Association, about the NBA's push back against moves to suppress voting rights in the United States.
With so many stuck indoors over the last year, esports has been a perfect distraction for fans worldwide. For teams and fans, that connection and bond has been more important than ever.
The Texas Rangers hosted the Colorado Rockies for the first official game in the new $1.2 billion ballpark, Globe Life Field. It was a welcome moment of normalcy in a state devastated by high rates of deaths and hospitalizations from Covid-19 in recent weeks. CNN's Ed Lavandera reports.
18-time grand slam winner Novak Djokovic had a tough path to becoming a champion - from the streets of Serbia during the Kosovo War of the 90s to the biggest stages of tennis.
From Zimbabwe to the podium, Mercedes AMG Petronas engineer Stephanie Travers tells Amanda Davies about the emotional feeling she felt standing on the podium, spraying Lewis Hamilton with champagne after his win at the Styrian Grand Prix last year.
AC Milan has been rated as the most improved club in European football over the last 12 months. The Euro Club Index compiled by data companies Gracenote and Hypercube say Milan is back among the continent's top 20 teams for its performances throughout 2020.
In an interview with CNN's Wolf Blitzer, NBA commissioner Adam Silver talks about the precautions the league is taking for the players and fans during All-Star Weekend when it comes to Covid-19.
It was supposed to be a guys' surf trip in search of the ultimate wave, but it turned into a nightmare when Big Wave champion Billy Kemper sustained life-threatening injuries.
Last week, NBA veteran Jeremy Lin posted on Facebook that he has been called "coronavirus" on the court. Lin, who currently plays for the Santa Cruz Warriors, the G League affiliate for NBA's Golden State Warriors, spoke to CNN's Don Lemon on Tuesday.
The Winter Olympics in Beijing are under growing calls for a boycott because of China's policy on the Uyghurs and other Muslim minorities in the western region of Xinjiang, policy that the US government has deemed "genocide." Beijing has vehemently denied such accusations and lashed out at what it calls the politicization of sports. Now one of America's most prominent Olympians, skier Mikaela Shiffrin, tells CNN she should not have to choose between her morals and her job.
On February 20, Jasmine Harrison became the youngest woman to row solo across the Atlantic Ocean. The 21-year-old sailed from the Canary Islands to Antigua in 70 days, three hours and 48 minutes.
Former NBA star and new Barcelona player Pau Gasol is determined to help people through his foundation.
England rugby coach Eddie Jones explains how his love for coaching has kept him in the game for so long and identifies coaches from other sports that he admires.
Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving tells a press conference that Kobe Bryant should be the new NBA logo, replacing fellow Lakers legend Jerry West. Irving told the assembled media, "He was the standard for our generation."
PyeongChang 2018 gold medal winning snowboarder Chloe Kim speaks to CNN about her father's sacrifices for her success and how she's putting off Princeton to seek double Olympic glory.
After a successful run to the quarterfinals of the Australian Open, Taiwanese tennis player Hsieh Su-wei found herself with more attention than she was expecting. The funny, quirky, and food loving 35-year-old instantly became the breakout hit of the tournament.
Three months after a life-threatening crash, Romain Grosjean is returning to racing. Grosjean had to escape his car as it was engulfed by flames at the Bahrain Grand Prix in November 2020.
Iranian judoka Saeid Mollaei, who refused to return home after being ordered to withdraw from the 2019 World Judo Championships to avoid facing an Israeli opponent, is set to compete in the Grand Slam in Tel Aviv.
Sarah Thomas became the first woman to referee a Super Bowl when the Tampa Bay Buccaneers took on the Kansas City Chiefs, but that was only the culmination of the journey.
He's just 20, but Borussia Dortmund's Erling Braut Haaland already appears to have the world at his feet. With Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi nearing the end of their careers, has football found its next superstar?
Scotland rugby legend Doddie Weir found out in late 2016 that he was suffering from motor neuron disease, but that hasn't stopped him from living his best life and campaigning about the disease.
NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace talks to Coy Wire about how a difficult 2020 helped him find his voice to speak out over social injustice.
The Australian state of Victoria will lock down for five days in a bid to curb the spread of a more contagious coronavirus variant, meaning the Australian Open will go ahead without fans during what is usually its busiest few days.
Three division boxing world champion Claressa Shields now has her sights set on success in another field as well: mixed martial arts. The American is due to make her professional MMA debut later this year, after signing a deal with the Professional Fighters League, or PFL.
The Dallas Mavericks have stopped playing the National Anthem prior to home games, the team confirmed to CNN on Wednesday. The team has not played the anthem in eleven games at American Airlines Center this season and does not plan to play the anthem in the future, a team spokesperson said.
Welsh football team Wrexham AFC is now owned by two Hollywood A-listers: Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney. The "Deadpool" and "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia" actors have officially taken over from the club's supporters group.
US steeplechaser Colleen Quigley is targeting the Tokyo Olympics this year, but it wasn't so long ago that she was walking the modeling stage.
Former world heavyweight champion Leon Spinks, best known for defeating Muhammad Ali in 1978, has died at the age 67, according to a statement from his publicist.
Athletes and officials will not be required to receive a Covid-19 vaccine in order to take part in the Tokyo Games, organizers announced on February 3. It comes as the IOC published its first version of the Tokyo 2020 "Playbook" which outlines the rules and safety regulations that will be put in place later this year.
Slovenian world-class climbers Janja Garnbret and Domen Škofic took the climb of their lives and tackled the longest artificial multi-pitch route in the world on the highest chimney in Europe.
Supporters of the Marseille football club in France marched onto the team's training ground in protest. A fire broke out and forced the club to postpone a match. CNN's Don Riddell has more.
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