AIBA сelebrates the opening of the Men’s World Boxing Championships in Belgrade

El talento local será el gran protagonista de la ceremonia inaugural de los I Juegos Panamericanos Junior Cali-Valle 2021

Local talent to star during opening ceremony of Cali 2021 Junior Pan American Games

Grand Opening Ceremony of AIBA Men’s World Championships to celebrate boxing

Japan’s Yui Kamiji follows Olympian Naomi Osaka as one of three athletes selected to light the Paralympic Cauldron

A different vibe for the Paralympics as Tokyo deals with a surge in covid cases

Tokyo 2020 President Seiko Hashimoto: “These Games are generously hosted by the people of Japan. In gratitude, we will continue to take all possible measures against Covid-19.”

Celebration amid concern as Tokyo 2020 Paralympics open in nearly empty stadium

‘Most important Paralympics’ get underway with 162 delegations at opening ceremony. IPC president Andrew Parsons cites the power and potential of ‘WeThe15’

Tokyo Paralympic organizing committee reveals the theme of the opening ceremony – but withholds the names of those involved in it

Japanese media report that the anonymity is designed to prevent a repeat of the personnel-related controversies seen ahead of the Olympic opening ceremony.

Flag of Afghanistan to be displayed at Tokyo Paralympic opening ceremony as a “sign of solidarity”

The country’s two athletes are unable to safely travel to the Paralympics due to the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan.

Tokyo 2020 Announces Concepts of Paralympic Games Opening and Closing Ceremonies

Subtleties of the opening ceremony: Japanese alphabet, U.S. TV wishes and the Japanese emperor’s keyword

The Tokyo Games were to be scaled back after they were postponed. But the IOC did not allow changes to the opening ceremony.

Team Ireland flagbearers for the Olympic Games named

Tokyo 2020 Statement on Resignation of Olympic Opening Ceremony Creative Team Member OYAMADA Keigo

Welcome to Tokyo! Olympic flame arrives for the final leg of its journey towards the Opening Ceremony

ICYMI: Eiffel Tower Turning Gold; An Olympic First for NBC

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A First for Tokyo 2020 Opening Ceremony

NBC Olympics will air a live morning broadcast of the Opening Ceremony for the first time.

Fewer Athletes to Attend Tokyo 2020 Ceremonies

(ATR) Japanese government denies the possibility that the Games could be cancelled; a former IOC VP wants input from UN

Tokyo 2020 Wrap: New Creative Director; Paralympic Ticket Refunds

(ATR) Organizers say creating simpler Opening and Closing Ceremonies requires a new team.

Tokyo Torch Relay Begins in 100 Days

(ATR) Tokyo Skytree lit up in colors of Tokyo 2020 torch to mark the milestone.

Sponsor Spotlight: Qantas Drops Rugby Australia

Also: First new sponsor for 2022 FIFA World Cup; Tokyo 2020 shoe deal for Team Brazil 

#ICYMI: Sydney 2000's Magical Moments Re-ignited, Asuncion 2022 Lives Despite Pandemic

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Sydney 2000's Magical Moments Re-Ignited 20 Years On

(ATR) A COVID-protected celebration at Sydney Olympic Park marks the 20th anniversary of the start of the Games.

The Day Muhammad Ali Wanted to Knock Me Out

(ATR) This September 5 marks the 60th anniversary of Cassius Clay's gold medal at the Rome Olympic Games.

Lausanne Opening Ceremony Heads for Home

(ATR) Lausanne invites young winter athletes to come home at the 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games.

Lausanne 2020 and IOC statement on Opening Ceremony rehearsal accident

FrancsJeux: Aux Jeux de Tokyo, les mangas appelleront la paix

FrancsJeux reports en francais secrets of Tokyo 2020 opening ceremony are starting to ... 

#ICYMI: Gender Equality at Dakar 2022; Russia Scores SportAccord

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Tokyo 2020: The Heat is On

(ATR) Marathon venue change official…open water swim worries...Tokyo 2020 President to U.N.

Tickets for the Lausanne 2020 Opening Ceremony on sale from November 21

ANOC World Beach Games Get Started

(ATR) Scenes from the opening ceremony and first days of competition ...