Tokyo Games

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Chijindu Ujah in action for  Britain in the final of the  4x100m relay at the Tokyo Olympics. Photograph:  Cameron Spencer/Getty Images

British Olympic 4x100m relay silver medallist Chijindu Ujah’s B-sample has also confirmed an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF) and his case will be ref(...)

Irish Olympian Jack Woolley, who competed in taekwondo, underwent surgery on his upper lip at St James’s Hospital. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Irish Olympian Jack Woolley has said he “got off light” following a physical assault in Dublin city centre in recent days, which required him to get r(...)

 Norway’s Karsten Warholm after  winning the gold medal in the men’s 400m hurdles in Tokyo. Photograph:   Patrick Smith/Getty Images

Karsten Warholm could not feel his legs as he closed on the finish line. An accumulation of lactic acid is expected, and typically causes great discom(...)

Simone Biles prepares to start her performance on the balance beam during the  Olympics. “My mental and physical headlth is better than any medal.” Photograph: Gregory Bull/AP )

Simone Biles has taken the long walk to the medal podium so many times in her career that there is not a chance that she could count all of them, but(...)

Tiger Woods is propping up the leaderboard after carding a five over par opening round of 77 at the Hero World Challenge on his return form injury
The Morning Sports Briefing
  • Sport
  • December 5, 2014, 08:35

World Cup bid The Rugby World Cup is less than a year away and hopes of an Irish victory are higher than ever. But, if Joe Schmidt’s men fall s(...)