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# tokyo2020 - Wednesday 4 August, 2021

Belarus athlete lands in Vienna, as husband offered humanitarian visa by Poland
# Krystsina Tsimanouskaya
# Krystsina Tsimanouskaya

Belarus athlete lands in Vienna, as husband offered humanitarian visa by Poland

Updated Aug 4th 2021, 6:35 PM 48,833 Views 30 Comments

The IOC has received a report from Belarus’s Olympic committee, which is “being evaluated.”

# tokyo2020 - Tuesday 3 August, 2021

Phil Healy narrowly misses out on advancing to 400m semi-finals
# Fine Margins
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# Fine Margins

Phil Healy narrowly misses out on advancing to 400m semi-finals

Aug 3rd 2021, 2:40 AM 5,348 Views 1 Comment

The 26-year-old missed the time qualifier spots by just 0.07 of a second.

Andrew Coscoran qualifies for semi-finals of 1500m
# Strong Finish
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# Strong Finish

Andrew Coscoran qualifies for semi-finals of 1500m

Aug 3rd 2021, 1:53 AM 6,849 Views 1 Comment

The Balbriggan man came in eighth in a strong heat.

# tokyo2020 - Monday 2 August, 2021

US shot putter Saunders in first Olympic podium protest
# Tokyo 2020
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# Tokyo 2020

US shot putter Saunders in first Olympic podium protest

Aug 2nd 2021, 3:14 AM 13,214 Views 4 Comments

The 25-year-old African-American athlete crossed her arms in an “X” gesture during Sunday’s medal ceremony.

# tokyo2020 - Sunday 1 August, 2021

Tokyo 2020: Belarus athlete taken to airport after criticism of coaches
# Kristina Timanovskaya
# Kristina Timanovskaya

Tokyo 2020: Belarus athlete taken to airport after criticism of coaches

Aug 1st 2021, 3:12 PM 75,932 Views 21 Comments

Krystsina Tsimanouskaya said she is refusing to fly home.

President congratulates Aidan Walsh on 'remarkable' Olympic bronze medal win
# Tokyo2020
# Tokyo2020

President congratulates Aidan Walsh on 'remarkable' Olympic bronze medal win

Aug 1st 2021, 10:07 AM 37,088 Views 41 Comments

The Belfast boxer was forced to withdraw from the semi-final of the men’s welterweight competition due to injury.

# tokyo2020 - Thursday 29 July, 2021

'A tremendous achievement’: Ireland sends congratulations as Skibbereen pair take gold in Tokyo
# Gold For Ireland
# Gold For Ireland

'A tremendous achievement’: Ireland sends congratulations as Skibbereen pair take gold in Tokyo

Jul 29th 2021, 8:39 AM 54,418 Views 25 Comments
  • President Michael D Higgins congratulated the pair on their "tremendous" achievement.
  • Taoiseach Micheál Martin said the win will "inspire generations to come".

# tokyo2020 - Monday 26 July, 2021

Disappointment for Ireland 7s in defeat to South Africa on Olympics debut
# Second Best
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# Second Best

Disappointment for Ireland 7s in defeat to South Africa on Olympics debut

Jul 26th 2021, 3:37 AM 14,863 Views 10 Comments

Gavin Mullin and Terry Kennedy scored tries in a 33-14 loss in Tokyo.