The Beijing Olympics are tearing down the IOC’s oldest myth: that sports are apolitical

16/1/2022 7:00:00 AM

COMMENT: The Beijing Olympics are about so much more than sport.

COMMENT: The Beijing Olympics are about so much more than sport.

Let’s see the Beijing Games for what they are: a stage for a rising global hegemony with serious human-rights problems and a democracy on a ventilator

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a day agoCricket-Kohli blames batsmen for India series loss v S AfricaIndia captain Virat Kohli says the team's batting line-up "must be looked into" for tests away from home as he pinned the blame for the team's 2-1 series defeat in South Africa on their inability to cope in the unfamiliar conditions. South Africa completed a seven wicket victory in the third and final test at Newlands on Friday to take the series win, having come into the contest against number one ranked India as underdogs given their relative level of inexperience. Only Kohli himself averaged above 40 with the bat among the India players who featured in more than one test, and while the seaming, bouncy wickets were challenging, the captain believes his side could have showed better application.

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It may not happen at all with the lost of Omicron spread throughout the country and yesterday hitting the capital Beijing . WuhanCoronavirus went home .