TOKYO: The coronavirus might top the risks at the Tokyo Olympics, but organisers in Japan have other deadly, unpredictable threats to contend with: Natural disasters. Japan is regularly rattled by earthquakes and battered by typhoons, and experts ..
South Africa captain Siya Kolisi has tested positive for Covid-19, two weeks before the first Test against the British and Irish Lions. Dan du Preez, Ox Nche, Bongi Mbonambi, Scarra Ntubeni and Makazole Mapimpi, plus three of the management team, ..
Rugby union player Quade Cooper says Australia has repeatedly denied him citizenship -- despite representing the country 70 times as a member of the national team. Born in Auckland, New Zealand, Cooper moved to Australia with his family aged 13 bu..
The Sport Integrity Global Alliance (SIGA) announced a second edition of the Sport Integrity Week, following the resounding success and global acclaim of last years inaugural Sport Integrity Week. The virtual Sport Integrity Week 2021 wi..
REUTERS Australian athletes damaged their Tokyo Olympics athletes' village rooms before departing while other team mates showed "unacceptable behaviour" on their flight home, the Australian Olympic Committee said on Tuesday. Somea..
New Zealand snatched South Africa's world number one ranking and placed one hand on the Rugby Championship trophy after subjecting Argentina to a second successive thrashing within a week in Brisbane on Saturday. The All Blacks' 36-13 bonu..
Qatar men's team won the third place in the West Asia Rugby 7s Trophy 2021 which concluded Saturday at Aspire. Al-Adaam achieved the third place in the tournament after defeating its Lebanese counterpart (36-10) in the ranking match on the thi..
Asia Rugby praised the distinguished organization of the West Asia Rugby 7s trophy 2021 recently hosted by Doha at Aspire Stadium, during which Qatar's team won the men's bronze and the women's silver. Asia Rugby noted that Qatar has a..
Team Qatar boosted its chances of qualifying for the ICC Men's T20 World Cup (Australia 2022) after beating its Saudi counterpart, 134-130 in the match that took place today in the Asian qualifiers currently held in Doha since last Saturday, and ..