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Britain’s Andy Murray withdraws from Olympics men’s singles

Britain's two-time defending champion Andy Murray has withdrawn from the men's singles at the Tokyo Olympics with a minor thigh strain. The Scot, who won his opening men's double match with Joe Salisbury on Saturday, had been due to face...

Boxer Stephen Zimba Makes Flying Olympics Start

It was a productive Saturday for Team Zambia at the Tokyo Olympics not only on the pitch but in the ring as well. Shepolopolo drew 4-4 with China on Saturday to erase their 10-3 Olympic debut defeat at the hands...

Barbra Banda scores another hattrick as Zambia drew with China

Barbra Banda scored three goals for Zambia, her second hat trick in as many games for a team making its first Olympic appearance. Wang Shuang scored four goals, including an 83rd-minute equalizer from the penalty spot, to give China a...

Nkana die hard fan Jackson Mbale has died

Jackson Mbale, a long-standing fan known for his cross dressing in support of the legendary Wusakili football side Nkana Football Club has died aged 66. Fellow die hard supporter who is also Ministry of Finance spokesperson Chileshe Kandeta has confirmed...

PSG extends Mauricio Pochettino’s contract until 2023

Mauricio Pochettino will stay well at PSG. If it was allowed to doubt it at the start of the summer, when rumors sent him back to Tottenham or to the Real Madrid bench, PSG have responded in their own...

Manchester United announce Jadon Sancho

England winger Jadon Sancho says joining Manchester United is "a dream come true" after he completed his £73m move from Borussia Dortmund. Sancho is the second most expensive English player of all time behind his new United team-mate Harry Maguire. He...

Ugandan athlete who fled pre-Olympics camp deported

A Ugandan athlete who fled during pre-Olympics training in western Japan last week has been found and was deported back to his country on Thursday. When leaving the country, he was seen at the airport in an old Indian...

Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Japan 1 – 0 South Africa

Hosts Japan off to a strong start. Real Madrid attacker Takefusa Kubo scored the only goal of the game in the second half. Also in France's group, Japan's home Olympic tournament got off to a great start with a...

Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Spain 0 – 0 Egypt

Pedri unable to inspire Spain against Egypt. Spain held to a goalless draw against Egypt Earlier, Spain were held to a goalless draw by Egypt in the opening game of the men's competition despite the inclusion of Euro 2020 young...

Tokyo 2020 Olympics: France 1 – 4 Mexico

France thrashed 4 - 1 as Chris Wood makes history. The best chance of a tight first half fell to Diego Lainez but his shot was cleared off the line. France's Olympic tournament got off to a disastrous start...
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Britain’s Andy Murray withdraws from Olympics men’s singles

Britain's two-time defending champion Andy Murray has withdrawn from the men's singles at the Tokyo Olympics with a minor...
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