MERSIN (Turkey)- Algerian Athlete Hichem Bouchicha achieved Sunday evening the minimum required in the 3000m steeplechase at the international meeting of Mersin, Turkey, thus booking a berth in the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, to take place in 2021.
ALGIERS- Algerian boxers qualified for the Olympic Games 2020 in Tokyo, postponed to 2021, will benefit from a rich preparation programme in Algeria and abroad, ahead of the Tokyo Olympics, the Algerian Boxing Federation told APS on Wednesday.
ALGIERS-Prime Minister Abdelaziz Djerad on Wednesday instructed the Government members involved in the preparation for the Oran-2020 Olympic Games to multiply efforts and made working and inspection visits to Oran to ensure the quality of facilities and lift all constraints, said the Prime Ministry’s Office in a communiqué.
ALGIERS- Algeria's judo (senior men) team, made up of 15 athletes, started Sunday a training camp at the preparation centre of Tikjda, Bouira (122-km southeast of Algiers), to run until September 10, ahead of the next qualifiers for the Tokyo Olympics 2020, postponed to 2021, and the next Mediterranean Games 2022 in Oran (432-km west of Algiers), the Algerian federation governing the sports said Saturday.
ALGIERS- Algerian Federation of Rowing and Canoe-Kayak is bidding for hosting the Olympic qualifying tournament for Africa, in the specialty of single-seater canoe-kayak slalom (in running water), the body governing the sport said.
TUNIS (Tunisia)- Algerian table tennis player Larbi Bouriah has qualified for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, as he defeated his main rival, Tunisian Kerem Ben Yahia, in a men's singles match at a qualifying tournament that wrapped up Saturday in Rades, Tunisia.
ALGIERS- The Algerian Olympic and Sports Committee (COA) called for "pooling efforts" to help "large number of athletes" to qualify to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Only 13 athletes have booked their tickets for this global sports event, scheduled from July 24 to August 9.
ALGIERS- Taoufik Makhloufi, a silver medalist in the 1500m event at the World Athletics Championship in Doha, Qatar, and Walid Bidani, a bronze medalist at the World Weightlifting championship in Pattaya, Thailand, was honored Saturday in a ceremony attended by Minister of Sports and other members of the government.
Rowing /Olympic Qualification Tournament: Algerians Boudina, Aït Daoud qualify for Olympic Games 2020Saturday, 12 October 2019 16:12
TUNIS-Algerian rowers Sid Ali Boudina and Kamel Ait Daoud on Saturday qualified for the Tokyo Olympic Games 2020 after they won the 2000-m skiff event (men) in two lightweight pairs at the Olympic Qualification Tournament held on Saturday on the lake of Tunis.
ALGIERS- Algeria has applied for hosting the pre-Olympic volleyball tournament (Africa zone), qualifiers for the Olympic Games 2020 in Tokyo, the Algerian Volleyball Federation told APS on Tuesday.