Cycling

Olympic cyclist Deignan rules out retirement

Lizzie Deignan, who won road race silver at the London 2012 Olympics, has ruled out retirement at the end of the year after seeing the cycling calendar decimated by the coronavirus pandemic. Deignan, who gave birth to daughter Orla in September 2017, had last year floated the possibility this could be her final season as ...

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Olympic cyclist Deignan rules out retirement

Lizzie Deignan, who won road race silver at the London 2012 Olympics, has ruled out retirement at the end of the year after seeing the cycling calendar decimated by the coronavirus pandemic. Deignan, who gave birth to daughter Orla in September 2017, had last year floated the possibility this could be her final season as a professional as she targeted ...

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Tokyo 2020 Olympics postponed until 2021

The 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games is set to be postponed by one year until 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic after an agreement between the Japanese government and the International Olympic Committee. The Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Tuesday he and IOC President Thomas Bach “agreed 100 per cent” on the idea of delaying the Tokyo Olympics by ...

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