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5 of the Greatest Upcoming 2020 Sports Events

The new year brings new goals and new opportunities for all of us. You know…

“Winning Olympic Gold is My Goal” – Roger Federer

When 2020 arrives, the tennis season will begin once again, with Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal…

Russia Might Miss Tokyo Olympics Over ‘Inconsistent’ Lab Data in a Doping Scandal

Russia could miss the summer Olympics next year in Tokyo after the World Anti-Doping Agency…

Tokyo 2020 Olympics Incorporates Recycling Very Cleverly

The Tokyo 2020 Olympics is exactly one year away and the countdown for the opening…

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Rafael Nadal Aiming to Play in the 2020 Olympics

Rafael Nadal recently made an appearance at the “Dialogues of the Future with Rafa Nadal”.…

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Alexander Zverev Aiming for Olympics with Angelique Kerber

During the press conference at the Australian Open Alexander Zverev was asked if he is considering playing…

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Bingo Set to Become an Olympic Sport?

Here at Essentially Sports, we like to look at all aspects of sport and the…

Paris and Los Angeles announced as Olympic Hosts

The International Olympic Committee (IOC), on Thursday, confirmed Paris and Los Angeles as the hosts…

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Catching up & Interviewing 2016 Olympics Gold Medallist: Carolina Marin

Carolina Maria Marin is a huge name in the world of sports now, with her…

How Does The Value of Gold Medal Change With Time?

  The IOC stipulates that a gold medal must contain six grams of gold plating…

Paralympics 2016 | Devendra Jhajharia clinches Javelin Gold

Devendra Jhajharia clinched India’s fourth medal at the Rio Paralympic Games on Wednesday, after bettering…

Twitterati Bolts out After Usain Bolt wins 100m Race,The Fastest Man Alive

Jamaican Usain Bolt became the first athlete to win three Olympic 100m titles by beating…

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Facts you didn’t know about Olympic Gold Medallist Monica Puig

Puerto Rican Monica Puig stunned the tennis fraternity when she defeated Angelique Kerber of Germany…

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Rio 2016: Nadal in sight for multiple medals

Spanish No.1 and World No.4 Rafael Nadal is in the hunt for multiple medals at…

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Major Results in Doubles: Olympics Tennis 2016

The 2016 edition of the Olympics Games saw Tennis Aces take on each other. Despite…

Djokovic crashes out of Doubles in Rio, withdraws from Cincinnati

 Novak Djokovic’s woes continued as the World No.1 was bundled out of the Rio Olympics men’s…

NBA Championship Odds 2017

Warriors Might Part Ways with Draymond Green if He can’t get his Act Together

Over the weekend, Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green accidentally sent out a picture of…

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Everything you need to know about Olympic Tennis

It’s almost time. The most prestigious sporting event in the world is here and with…

Rafael Nadal to play at Rio amidst Withdrawals

Nadal’s Participation World No.4 Rafael Nadal is all set to compete at this year’s Olympic…

Maria Sharapova

Maria Sharapova may return for Olympics

The 5 time Grand Slam champion may return to compete in the sport at the…

Princess Sirivannavari Thailand Masters 2016 – Finals Review

Princess Sirivannavari Thailand Masters 2016 , the third Grand Prix Gold tournament of the circuit…

Japanese wrestling champion suffers first loss in 13 years

TOKYO (Reuters) – Triple defending Olympic wrestling champion Kaori Icho presented a window of hope…

Cost of Rio’s 2016 Olympics rises by almost $100 million

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – The price tag for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de…

IOC executive Anita DeFrantz joins LA Olympic bid

(Reuters) – International Olympic Committee executive board member and former Olympian Anita DeFrantz was named…

A refugee will be a torch bearer in 2016, Olympic committee says

ATHENS (Reuters) – The flame for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro will…

Britain aiming for record ‘away’ medal haul in Rio

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain could win more medals at the Rio Olympics than at any…

IOC says “couldn’t be happier” with Tokyo’s progress, says Coates

TOKYO (Reuters) – The International Olympic Committee said on Friday that Tokyo’s preparations for the…

Mayor promises venue delivery after annulling contracts

By Rodrigo Viga Gaier SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Mayor Eduardo Paes has guaranteed the tennis…

Ennis-Hill would have Olympic doubts over Russians

LONDON (Reuters) – Jessica Ennis-Hill will have doubts about Russian athletes even if they are…

Renzi backs Rome’s bid for 2024 Olympics as investment

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (Reuters) – Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi endorsed Rome’s bid to host the…