Brazil sets Olympic camp in Portugal due to pandemic at home

Olympics Jul 28, 2020

Brazil sets Olympic camp in Portugal due to pandemic at home

Brazil has set up its Olympic training camp in Rio... Rio Maior that is, a relatively small Portuguese city of 21,000 residents outside Lisbon. The Olympic committee feared its team would lag before the Tokyo Games next year after months of inactivity at home. So ...

World Jul 25, 2020

IOC apologizes and deletes tweet about 1936 Berlin Olympics

The IOC apologized on Friday and deleted a Twitter message which some saw as celebrating Nazi Germany’s hosting of the 1936 Olympics. Joining a message thread on Thursday one year before the Olympic cauldron is lit at the postponed 2020 Tokyo Games, the International Olympic ...