Tokyo Paralympics

Sports Personality of the Year: our writers on the six contenders

1 hour ago   |   The Guardian

Ben Stokes produced two match-winning innings but Dina Asher-Smith made history and Lewis Hamilton got title No 6 Stride by stride, second by second, Dina Asher-Smith had a...
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Abe opens Tokyo 2020 National Stadium

2 hours ago   |   Reuters

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe hailed the completion of the National Stadium built for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics on Sunday, his speech at the Kengo Kuma-designed venue...
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Is time running out for Japan's car industry?

Is time running out for Japan's car industry?

2 hours ago   |   Autocar

Supra is the result of a Toyota-BMW tie-up The land of the rising sun once led the car world but looks to have stalled. We ask whether a new dawn await Japan's car makers "When...
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Strictly Come Dancing final 2019: Fans thrilled as Will Bayley makes a surprise return

Strictly Come Dancing final 2019: Fans thrilled as Will Bayley makes a surprise return

10 hours ago   |   Metro   |   2 articles

It was so good to have him back Strictly Come Dancing star Will Bayley made a surprise appearance during the final - and it's safe to fans were thrilled to have him back on...
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Who is Janette Manrara? Strictly Come Dancing 2019 professional dancer guide

Who is Janette Manrara? Strictly Come Dancing 2019 professional dancer guide

14 hours ago   |   Radio Times   |   6 articles

Strictly Come Dancing 2019 professionals : Janette Manrara Age: 35 From: Miami, Florida, United States Twitter: JManrara Instagram: jmanrara Strictly wins: 0. The closest...
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Who is Will Bayley? Strictly Come Dancing 2019 contestant and Paralympian

Who is Will Bayley? Strictly Come Dancing 2019 contestant and Paralympian

15 hours ago   |   Radio Times   |   4 articles

Our Strictly Come Dancing line-up for 2019 is fast taking shape, after Will Bayley was confirmed to be the 10th celebrity taking to the floor later this year. We may have...
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USOPC expresses doubt over clean 'neutral' Russia athletes after ban

1 day ago   |   Reuters

A top U.S. Olympic official on Friday expressed doubt over whether any Russian competitors could prove clean to compete as neutral athletes in the upcoming Tokyo Games, after...
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Original Olympic manifesto set to fetch as much as $1 million at auction

1 day ago   |   Reuters

As athletes around the globe prepare to go for gold in Tokyo next year, a 127-year-old artifact that outlines the very foundation of the modern Olympic Games is set to claim a...
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Katarina Johnson-Thompson: ‘I didn't want to be at the Rio Olympics but I'm ready for Tokyo'

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

The world champion has been revitalised by a move to Montpellier and has put the lows of 2016 and 2017 behind her “In a way I crave those moments now,” Katarina...
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These are the droids you're looking for: Softbank launches Japan cafe staffed by bots

1 day ago   |   The Register

Probably a better investment than WeWork If you thought the service at your local Starbucks was robotic and impersonal, you might want to give Softbank's newest Tokyo cafe a...
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Strictly Come Dancing 2019: Kelvin Fletcher Triumphs In Live Final

Strictly Come Dancing 2019: Kelvin Fletcher Triumphs In Live Final

Kelvin Fletcher has been crowned the new champion of Strictly Come Dancing following his performance in this year's live final. He and professional partner Oti Mabuse were... Read more ...

Colby Covington launches x-rated rant at referee after Kamaru Usman UFC 245...

Colby Covington launches x-rated rant at referee after Kamaru Usman UFC 245 defeat

Kamaru Usman defeated Colby Covington via 5th-round TKO at UFC 245. Read more ...

Team USA come from behind to win Presidents Cup after dominating in the...

Team USA come from behind to win Presidents Cup after dominating in the singles on the final day

The International team had held the edge going into the final day at Royal Melbourne with a 10-8 lead, but victory in the singles for Patrick Reed 4&2 over Pan Cheng-tsung put... Read more ...

Man City boss Pep Guardiola takes credit for Liverpool's Premier League...

Man City boss Pep Guardiola takes credit for Liverpool's Premier League title advantage

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has taken credit for Liverpool's march toward claiming their first Premier League title. Read more ...

Strictly judge Motsi Mabuse breaks down over sister Oti's win with Kelvin Fl

Strictly judge Motsi Mabuse breaks down over sister Oti's win with Kelvin Fl

Strictly Come Dancing judge Motsi Mabuse broke down with pride over sister Oti Mabuse's victory in the final Read more ...

Jeremy Corbyn sorry for defeat but insists policies were 'genuinely popular'

Jeremy Corbyn sorry for defeat but insists policies were 'genuinely popular'

Jeremy Corbyn has apologised to Labour supporters and acknowledged the party "came up short" in Thursday's general election. Read more ...

Arsenal boss Freddie Ljungberg to hold pre-Man City talks with squad over...

Arsenal boss Freddie Ljungberg to hold pre-Man City talks with squad over Emirates unrest

Arsenal take on Manchester City today and boss Freddie Ljungberg plans to hold a pre-match meeting to discuss how his players can deal with fans unrest at the Emirates. Read more ...

Pictures of the Day: 15 December 2019

Pictures of the Day: 15 December 2019

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Man Utd team news: Predicted 4-2-3-1 line up vs Everton - Solskjaer waits on...

Man Utd team news: Predicted 4-2-3-1 line up vs Everton - Solskjaer waits on midfield ace

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is still without a number of first-team players due to injury ahead of the Red Devils' clash with Everton this afternoon . Read more ...

Stormzy and ex Maya Jama 'texting again' as the couple make peace after split

Stormzy and ex Maya Jama 'texting again' as the couple make peace after split

The regretful rapper released his emotional new heartbreak track, admitting his actions towards ex Maya Jama were a "public disrespect" and because of that she "needed a public... Read more ...