Russian Sports Minister Oleg Matytsin has urged athletes to "respect" COVID-19 rules after making a "big step forward" in allowing fans back into sporting stadiums.
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FIFA claimed victory in the Trinidad and Tobago Court of Appeal after the country’s Football Association was found to have acted "unlawfully by appealing a local court".
Japanese Para-long jumper Sayaka Murakami believes the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics represent a "window of opportunity" to create a positive legacy for disabled people in Japan.
Reigning world champion Sarina Satomi has admitted she would be "spending most of my life at home" had she not fallen in love with Para-badminton.
The Japan Softball Association (JSA) is reportedly turning to virtual reality to prepare its team for the long-awaited defence of its Olympic title at Tokyo 2020.
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Héctor Leonardo Páez León will be hoping for better conditions in Turkish province Sakarya tomorrow when he launches the defence of his International Cycling Union (UCI) Mountain Bike Marathon World Championships title.
Two-time Paralympic medallist Marjolein Buis has announced her retirement from wheelchair tennis after 10 years as a professional.
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Four-time Olympic ski jumping medallist Adam Malysz believes it will be "difficult" for the Polish Ski Association (PZN) to meet International Ski Federation (FIS) testing protocols due to the "huge expense" they incurred.
World number one Ko Jin-young insists she has no regrets over her decision to skip the past three women’s golf majors to stay at home due to COVID-19 concerns.
Ahmad has been backed to run for a second term as President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF).
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