Tag Archives: Sport

  • Tokyo Olympics postponed until 2021 over coronavirus pandemic

    Olympic chiefs on Tuesday postponed the 2020 Tokyo Games until next year, a historic move to push back the world's biggest sporting event due to the coronavirus pandemic that is upending global society. ...

  • IOC admits postponing Olympics an option, but cancellation ‘not on agenda’

    The International Olympic Committee said Sunday that postponing the 2020 Olympics is one of its options as the world grapples with the coronavirus pandemic, but that cancellation of the Tokyo showpiece was "not on the agenda". ...

  • Fighting mars Euro-Tibet Cup 2019 celebrations

    A group fight between Tibetans from Antwerpen (Belgium) and Paris has left a few Tibetan youths from both sides injured. Police have started an investigation into the matter. ...

  • Yak Boyz from France win Euro-Tibet Cup 2019

    The Yak Boyz United from Paris won the Euro-Tibet Cup 2019, beating Tibet-Züri 3-0 to take away the trophy and the cash prize of €4,000 in the finals played in the Belgian city of Antwerpen. ...

  • Kiwi teen’s visa battle with China – over a game of football

    A 14-year-old Kiwi-born footballer selected to play in the prestigious Gothia Cup in China has missed out because his father is Tibetan. ...

  • Mundgod does it again, lifts GCM cup 2019

    The Mundgod football team from South India won the Gyalyum Chenmo Memorial Gold Cup, beating Clement Town football team in the penalty shootout. ...

  • Mungod wins opening match of GCM Football Tournament 2019

    The biggest Tibetan sporting event, the annual Gyalyum Chenmo Memorial Gold Cup Football Tournament, got under way today with 23 teams participating. This year is its 25th anniversary. ...

  • Liverpool Football Club drops controversial deal with Tibet Water

    Liverpool Football Club has caved in to pressure after a worldwide campaign by Tibet supporters, failing to renew its sponsorship deal with China company Tibet Water Resources Ltd. ...

  • Karmapa calls for unity among Tibetans

    At the Gyalyum Chenmo Memorial Gold Cup in New York, the Karmapa Lama called for Tibetans to remain united and focus their energy on the Tibetan cause for resolving the Tibetan issue. ...

  • Thai cave boys speak of ‘miracle’ rescue as they leave hospital

    Twelve Thai boys and their football coach who were rescued by divers after being trapped in a flooded cave for over two weeks spoke publicly Wednesday of their incredible ordeal. ...