Age of austerity a hurdle for Olympic plans Age of austerity a hurdle for Olympic plans

The 1964 Tokyo Olympics was a milestone in Japan's hasty, post-war journey towards modernisation. Rising like a phoenix from the ashes and rubble of World War II, the country stepped on to the world stage for the first…

Cycling: Van Velthooven back with Rio in his sights

Olympic medallist Simon van Velthooven has cut short his competitive sojourn in Japan to line up in…

Pistorius free to compete again

Oscar Pistorius- found guilty of culpable homicide of his girlfriend - is free to compete for South…

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