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    Baki disappoints in Tokyo

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:23pm on July 25, 2021

    Ace Bangladeshi shooter Abdullah Hel Baki put a dismal show and was eliminated from the qualification round of the Tokyo Olympics 10m air rifle men’s event at the Asaka Shooting Range...

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    Two brothers competing: one for Syria, the other for refugees

    Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 11:21pm on July 25, 2021

    A photo of two Syrian brothers, competing for different teams at the Olympics, hugging each other in Tokyo went viral on social media earlier this week. Mohamad Maso is representing war-torn Syria in the triathlon...

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    Skateboarders hope gold changes minds in Japan

    Agnece France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 11:14pm on July 25, 2021

    At the Tokyo park where skateboarding’s first Olympic gold medallist, Yuto Horigome, learned to grind, ollie and kick-flip as a child, the sport is now banned. It’s just one example of Japan’s strict attitude to...

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    Japan celebrates gold rush on day of upsets

    Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 09:47pm on July 25, 2021

    A Japanese skateboarder claimed a piece of Olympic history as the host nation enjoyed a gold rush at the Tokyo Games on Sunday, while France...

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    Soumya, Shamim power Tigers to T20 series win

    Ashfaq-Ul-Alam | Updated at 06:15pm on July 25, 2021

    A final flurry from Ryan Burl after Wessley Madhevere’s second straight half-century and Regis Chakabva’s whirlwind innings took the hosts to a daunting 193-5 in...

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    Champions Brazil held as Gignac rescues France

    Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 05:51pm on July 25, 2021

    Reigning champions Brazil were held to a goalless draw by the Ivory Coast in the men's Olympic football competition on Sunday, while Andre-Pierre Gignac's hat-trick...

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    Wonder-trick gives Japan's Yuto a gold medal

    Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 05:43pm on July 25, 2021

    Japan's Yuto Horigome said he would hang his gold medal on his Pokemon stuffed toy after he unveiled a wonder-trick to become the Olympics' first...

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    Ohashi rides wave of public support to win 400m individual medley

    Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 05:34pm on July 25, 2021

    Japan's Yui Ohashi credited a wave of hometown support after she swept to Olympic gold in the women's 400m individual medley on Sunday, toppling defending...