Brisbane Olympics: 2032 Summer Games Host Announced

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Brisbane Olympics: 2032 Summer Games Host Announced” – below is their description. Brisbane has been chosen to host the 2032 Olympics, the inevitable winner of a one-city race steered by the IOC to avoid rival bids. The Games will go back to Australia 32 years after the … Read more Brisbane Olympics: 2032 Summer Games Host Announced

Rob de Castella has joined with the Australian Army to promote a new health initiative | 7NEWS

7NEWS Australia published this video item, entitled “Rob de Castella has joined with the Australian Army to promote a new health initiative | 7NEWS” – below is their description. Australian running legend Rob de Castella has joined with the Australian Army for Run Army, a new initiative to promote health and wellbeing amongst soldiers. Today’s … Read more Rob de Castella has joined with the Australian Army to promote a new health initiative | 7NEWS

Birmingham 2022 will be the biggest Commonweath Games yet as new schedule released | ITV News

ITV News published this video item, entitled “Birmingham 2022 will be the biggest Commonweath Games yet as new schedule released | ITV News” – below is their description. The Commonwealth Games in Birmingham next year will have the biggest sports programme in the event’s history. The most up to date version of the competition programme … Read more Birmingham 2022 will be the biggest Commonweath Games yet as new schedule released | ITV News

2032 Olympics: Brisbane Chosen As a Preferred Candidate to Host Games

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “2032 Olympics: Brisbane Chosen As a Preferred Candidate to Host Games” – below is their description. Brisbane has been chosen as a preferred candidate to host the 2032 Olympics by the International Olympic Committee (IOC). Australia’s Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk is hopeful it will help the state’s … Read more 2032 Olympics: Brisbane Chosen As a Preferred Candidate to Host Games

Shayna Jack takes final shot at rescuing her swimming career | 7NEWS

7NEWS Australia published this video item, entitled “Shayna Jack takes final shot at rescuing her swimming career | 7NEWS” – below is their description. A distressed Shayna Jack has taken a final shot at rescuing her swimming career. The banned Commonwealth Games Gold medallist admits her funds are almost exhausted, and now she’s pleading for … Read more Shayna Jack takes final shot at rescuing her swimming career | 7NEWS

Dave Prowse, Actor Who Played Darth Vader, Dies at 85

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Dave Prowse, Actor Who Played Darth Vader, Dies at 85” – below is their description. Dave Prowse, the British weightlifter-turned-actor who was the body, though not the voice, of arch-villain Darth Vader in the original “Star Wars” trilogy, has died. He was 85. Prowse died Saturday after … Read more Dave Prowse, Actor Who Played Darth Vader, Dies at 85

Black Voices In Conversation | Diane Modahl | ITV News

ITV News published this video item, entitled “Black Voices In Conversation | Diane Modahl | ITV News” – below is their description. Black Voices In Conversation is a new series of interviews by ITV News to mark Black History Month 2020. Across the UK and Northern Ireland we’ve spoken to groundbreaking individuals from the black … Read more Black Voices In Conversation | Diane Modahl | ITV News

British gymnasts claim they were beaten and starved

British Gymnastics was Monday night reeling from a new child abuse scandal after two women publicly accused its coaches of having bullied, beaten and starved them. Catherine Lyons, a former junior and British champion, and Lisa Mason, an Olympian and Commonwealth Games gold medallist, came forward in the wake of Athlete A, a Netflix documentary … Read more British gymnasts claim they were beaten and starved

Team GB sprinter Bianca Williams calls on Met ‘not to always target black people’ | ITV News

The Met Police Force has been forced to defend itself against more allegations of racial profiling, after a Team GB sprint star was stopped and searched. Commonwealth Games gold medallist Bianca Williams and her partner were in their car when they were pulled over by police on Saturday. They told ITV News they were targeted … Read more Team GB sprinter Bianca Williams calls on Met ‘not to always target black people’ | ITV News

The Lockdown Tapes with Callum Johnson (Ep 11)

Callum Johnson speaks to Chris Lloyd on a whole range of subjects from winning Gold at the Commonwealth Games to his regret in swerving the Olympics. ‘The One’ also opens up on his personal tragedy with losing his Father and coming through the other side. The Light-Heavyweight puncher goes over his World Title attempt against … Read more The Lockdown Tapes with Callum Johnson (Ep 11)

Durban stripped of 2022 Commonwealth Games

South African officials have voiced their disappointment after Durban was stripped of the 2022 Commonwealth Games amid financial problems. It would have been the first African city to host an international multi-sport event. But some people in the country see losing the games as a blessing in disguise. Al Jazeera’s Tania Page reports from Durban. … Read more Durban stripped of 2022 Commonwealth Games

Rugby Union: South Africans Test Positive for Methylhexaneamine

South Africa has sent home two of its players from the current Autumn International tour of the Six Nations, as Chiliboy Ralepelle and Bjorn Basson both tested positive for the banned substance methylhexaneamine. Methylhexaneamine is a stimulant that has been known to be present in nasal decongestants, but has also been included on the World … Read more Rugby Union: South Africans Test Positive for Methylhexaneamine

Commonwealth Games: Canada Takes Women’s Individual 29K Cycling Time Trial

Canada have won gold in the women’s individual 29km cycling time trial, with New Zealand and England taking silver and bronze respectively. Tara Whitten took the top spot with a time of 38:59.30. She said: “I knew this course would suit me well. I’m not so good on technical courses, so straight and fast is … Read more Commonwealth Games: Canada Takes Women’s Individual 29K Cycling Time Trial

Commonwealth Games: Women’s 5000m Final – Three Medals for Kenya

Kenya took all three top spots in the women’s 5000m, marking a hat trick for fellow countrywomen Vivian J. Cheruiyot (Gold), Sylvia Jebiwot Kibet (Silver) and Ines Chenonge (Bronze). The ladies will ascend the podium at the Jawaharlal Nehru Sports Complex in Delhi to receive their medals at 19:35 local time. Ms Cheruiyot explained the … Read more Commonwealth Games: Women’s 5000m Final – Three Medals for Kenya

Commonwealth Games: Men’s 1500M Final Results

Silas Kiplagat of Kenya and his compatriot James Kiplangat Magut have taken gold and silver, respectively, at the men’s 1500m final in Delhi. The Commonwealth champions said: “The pace was slow, so I wanted to push the pace. I started sprinting at 200m. Usually I sprint at the 50m but they went slow. The time … Read more Commonwealth Games: Men’s 1500M Final Results