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Daiya Seto suspended by Japan Swimming federation after having affair (2020)

Daiya Seto won 400m bronze at the Rio Olympics in 2016



Four-time world champion Daiya Seto has been suspended for the rest of the year by the Japan Swimming Federation after having an extra-marital affair.

The 26-year-old has been banned for breaching the governing body's sportsmanlike conduct standard.

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Tokyo 2020: Olympics must go ahead at any cost in 2021 - Japan's Olympic minister (2020)

The 2020 Tokyo Olympics were postponed in March



The rearranged Tokyo Games must be held "at any cost" in 2021, says Japan's Olympic minister Seiko Hashimoto.

The Games, which had been due to start in July, were postponed for a year in March amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Read more: Tokyo 2020: Olympics must go ahead at any cost in 2021 - Japan's Olympic minister (2020)

Usain Bolt: Jamaican sprinter awaits coronavirus test results (2020)

Usain Bolt is widely regarded as one of the greatest athletes of all time



Jamaican former sprinter and eight-time Olympic gold medallist Usain Bolt is awaiting results of a recent coronavirus test while self-isolating.

Bolt, 34, revealed on social media he will "stay at home" as a precaution despite not having any symptoms.

Read more: Usain Bolt: Jamaican sprinter awaits coronavirus test results (2020)

Khabib Nurmagomedov's father and coach, Abdulmanap, dies age 57

Khabib Nurmagomedov with his father and coach Abdulmanap



UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov's father and coach, Abdulmanap, has died aged 57 following complications caused by coronavirus.

Abdulmanap, an MMA coach, was taken to hospital in Moscow in May, after coronavirus symptoms exacerbated an existing heart condition.

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UFC Fight Island: Abu Dhabi's Yas Island confirmed as venue

Yas Island has previously hosted UFC and has staged Formula 1's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix since 2009



UFC Fight Island will take place on Abu Dhabi's Yas Island next month with a bumper UFC 251 featuring three title fights on the opening night.

Fighters will stay and train on the island before the fights take place in an "octagon on the sand", as UFC continues despite global border limits.

Read more: UFC Fight Island: Abu Dhabi's Yas Island confirmed as venue


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