70-year old biking grandmother conquers Bolivia's 'Death Road'
Bolivia´s 'Death Road' might seem an odd place for a septuagenarian grandmother on two wheels. But for 70 year-old Bolivian Mirtha Munoz, the oldest ever competitor in Bolivia´s 60 km (37 mile) Skyrace, it was a natural extension of a passion she picked up years ago.
Naomi Osaka chooses Japanese citizenship for 2020 Tokyo Olympics
Naomi Osaka chooses Japanese Citizenship for 2020 Tokyo Olympics. The tennis star has decided to represent Japan over the U.S. in the upcoming games. Osaka, who was born in Japan but raised in the U.S., holds dual citizenship to both countries. Japan requires those with dual citizenship to relinquish one before turning 22. I think I will be able to put more of my emotion into it by playing for the pride of the country. , Naomi Osaka, via NHK. The 2020 Summer Olympics kick off on July 24
'We love basketball, but we love our country more' Beijing basketball fans disappointed with the NBA
The NBA's lucrative interests in China are under threat in a dispute over democracy protests in Hong Kong, although the league remains massively popular in China. Basketball enthusiasts in Beijing hope that the NBA can deliver an apology that meets their expectations.
Women hockey players fight for their own viable pro league
In this 'Bloomberg Equality' report, Kendall Coyne Schofield, the U.S. Women's Olympic Ice Hockey team captain, talks about the need for women to have an economically viable professional league of their own. She talks to Bloomberg's Scarlet Fu.