“I think that they’re trying to stay out of politics, and I don’t think that’s right.” On “The Economist Asks” podcast, @MJGold explains why he doesn’t agree with the olympic'>International Olympic Committee’s decision to ban athletes from protesting on the podium
Foreign journalists putting up with olympic'>Tokyo Olympic COVID-19 rules --
The 3x3 basketball was awesome and I am now an expert on it. #OlympicGames
OLYMPIC CHAMPION! For my country, my son and my family. For those who stayed up through the night to watch me. For all those people who need a bit of light. You can get through this 🙏🏼
SALAMAT, HIDILYN DIAZ! 🥇🏋🏻♀️ Even with her mask on, Hidilyn Diaz could not hide her emotions. Tears of joy for the Philippines' first-ever Olympic gold medalist. (Photos: Edgard Garrido/Reuters) #Tokyo2020 #Olympics #PHI #Weightlifting READ:
JUST IN: GOLD AT LAST! The Philippines has finally secured a gold medal at the Olympic Games as Pinay weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz reached the top podium in the women’s 55kg in Tokyo. #Tokyo2020 #Olympics Photo: Edgard Garrido, @Reuters | via @cedrickkbasco
There is a light passed on from generation to generation, illuminating the very best of us. No matter our differences, the Olympics reminds us of how we are all #StrongerTogether . We're another step closer to #Tokyo2020 with Youth Olympic fencer turned popstar, @JacksonWang852 .
After 3,750+ Professional and Olympic hockey games, 100 different verbs used to describe a pass or shot, and 22 Stanley Cup Finals, the legendary Mike "Doc" Emrick has announced his retirement from broadcasting. From hockey fans around the world, we say #ThankYouDoc !
Just had a great conversation with Prime Minister Abe of Japan. I told him that the just completed Olympic venue is magnificent. He has done an incredible job, one that will make him very proud. Good things will happen for Japan and their great Prime Minister. Lots of options!