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July 31, 2021

Matea Jelić wins Croatia’s first gold medal

23-year-old Matea Jelić beat Lauren Williams from Great Britain 25-22 in the women’s taekwondo 67kg final today to claim the gold medal. Trailing 21-15 with just 15 seconds remaining, Matea managed to […]
July 30, 2021

Tokyo 2020: The first gold medal for Greece

Greek rower Stefanos Ntouskos has clinched Greece’s first ever Olympic gold medal in the sport, breaking the Olympic record. Ntouskos pulled a surprise victory in the men’s single sculls with a time […]
July 29, 2021

Federica Pellegrini’s farewell to swimming

“It was all very beautiful, you couldn’t see it but even while I was swimming I had a smile”: Federica Pellegrini spoke at the end of the 200 style final at Tokyo 2020 Olympics, in […]
July 27, 2021

Tokyo 2020: French judoka Clarisse Agbegnenou wins the gold medal!

Clarisse Agbégnénou is Olympic champion in -63 kg! Five years after her loss in Rio 2016 to Tina Trstenjak, the Frenchwoman has taken her revenge. Dominant as soon as she managed to […]
July 27, 2021

Tokyo 2020: two gold medals for Kosovo

Kosovar judoka Nora Gjakova won the gold medal in the -57 kg category at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, after beating France’s Sarah Leonie Cysique in the final, who ended up being […]
July 26, 2021

Tokyo 2020: Italian Vito Dell’Aquila the gold, Tunisien Mohamed Khalil Jendoubi the silver

Italy’s Vito Dell’Aquila beat 19-year-old Mohamed Khalil Jendoubi of Tunisia 16-12 to win the Olympic gold medal in the men’s 58kg taekwondo final at Tokyo 2020. They were tied at 10-10 with […]
July 25, 2021

Tokyo 2020: Tunisian swimmer Ahmed Hafnaoui wins surprise title at 18

Tunisian Ahmed Hafnaoui, 18, created a sensation by surprisingly winning the 400m freestyle final at the Tokyo Olympics. At 18 in his first games, Tunisian Ahmed Hafnaoui made an achievement on Sunday […]
July 24, 2021

Tokyo 2020: The first Mediterranean medal comes from Serbia

On the second day of the Olympic Games in Tokyo, shooter Damir Mikec delighted Serbia with a medal. Mikec won the silver medal in the 10m air pistol, the first medal of […]
July 23, 2021

Tokyo 2020: Olympic Games open despite Covid-19 pandemic

With a year delay the Tokyo Olympics began on Friday, July 23, in the particular context of a world living under the threat of Covid-19. Far from the bombast of previous editions, […]