Olympics-Beach volleyball-US Ross, Klineman win gold in Tokyo Games
TOKYO : April Ross and Alix Klineman from the United States won the gold medal in the women's beach volleyball by defeating Australia's Mariafe Artacho del Solar and Taliqua Clancy in the final on Friday.The silver medal was awarded thttp://content.reuters.com/auth-server/content/tag:reuters.com,2021:news
Tokyo 2020 Olympics - Beach Volleyball - Women - Gold medal match - Australia (Artacho del Solar/Clancy) v United States (April/Alix) - Shiokaze Park, Tokyo, Japan - August 6, 2021. April Ross of the United States and Alix Klineman of the United States celebrate winning gold medal match against Australia. REUTERS/John Sibley
Tokyo 2020 Olympics - Beach Volleyball - Women - Gold medal match - Australia (Artacho del Solar/Clancy) v United States (April/Alix) - Shiokaze Park, Tokyo, Japan - August 6, 2021. April Ross of the United States and Alix Klineman of the United States react after winning gold medal match against Australia. REUTERS/Pilar OlivaresRead more: CNA »
North Korea puts hazmat suits on parade for national day, but no missiles
SEOUL — North Korea celebrated the 73rd anniversary of its foundation with a night-time military parade in the capital, state media reported on Thursday (Sept 9), publishing photographs of marching rows of personnel in orange hazmat suits but no ballistic missiles.
Olympics-Beach volleyball-Swiss women beat Latvia duo to win bronze medalTOKYO : Swiss duo Anouk Verge-Depre and Joana Heidrich won the bronze medal in the women's beach volleyball at the Tokyo Olympics after defeating Latvia's Tina Graudina and Anastasija Kravcenoka 21-19 21-15 on Friday.With spectators still banned, about 10 officials from each country’s Olympic federation
2 Indonesian athletes were showered with gifts of cash, cows, a house, and a meatball restaurant after winning gold at the OlympicsIn a shock win, badminton players Greysia Polii and Apriyani Rahayu took home the country's first gold at the Tokyo Olympics on Monday, beating China.
Olympics-Volleyball-US advances to face Serbia in semis, Turkey outTOKYO :Top-ranked United States crushed the Dominican Republic in straight sets on Wednesday and will face Serbia in the women's Olympic volleyball semi-finals, while South Korea stunned Turkey in a thrilling full-set match, securing a spot in the top four. U.S. opposite Andrea Drews scored 21 points to lead
Olympics-Athletics-Ukraine's Kovalenko loses CAS appeal for Tokyo Games spotTOKYO: Ukrainian race walker Nazar Kovalenko will not be competing at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics after the Court of Arbitration for Sport on ... China is top of medal chart
Olympics-Sprint queen Herah-Thompson says was blocked on Instagram over TV rightsNot even the fastest woman in the world can outrun Tokyo 2020 Olympics broadcast rights holders, with gold medallist sprinter Elaine ...
Olympics-Karate-'Queens of kata' kick off Games debut, vying for goldTOKYO : The women's solo 'kata' competition kicked off karate's first foray into the Olympics on Thursday with the 10 karateka performing routines in a hushed, spectator-less Nippon Budokan arena, the spiritual home of Japanese martial arts in Tokyo.At the conclusion of the elimination rounds, it seemed c