The Tokyo Olympics will begin on July 23 next year, organisers said on Monday, after the coronavirus forced the historic decision to postpone the Games until 2021. “The Olympics will be held from July 23 to August 8, 2021. The Paralympics will be held from August 24 to September 5,” Tokyo 2020 chief Yoshiro Mori…View More Tokyo Olympics, Deferred Over Coronavirus, To Be Held From July 23 To August 8, 2021
The International Olympic Committee and the Japanese organisers have decided to hold the Olympics from July 23 to August 8 in Tokyo next year. The Games were postponed by a year earlier this month due to the coronavirus pandemic that has caused all major sporting events to be cancelled or delayed.The new dates were agreed…View More Tokyo Olympics 2020 to be held from July 23 to August 8 after 1-one year extend attributable to coronavirus pandemic
Tokyo Olympics FAQs: New Dates? Tickets Valid? Qualification?SHARE, SAVE, COMMENT A look at some of the big questions after the postponement of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.(Photo: AP)Stephen WadeUpdated: 02H 09M AGOThings began to unravel this week when the Tokyo Olympics were postponed until next year — a decision announced by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe…View More Tokyo Olympics FAQs: Fresh Dates? Tickets Legit? Qualification?
PARIS: With the 2020 Olympics postponed until 2021, there are fears the delay will shatter the gold medal hopes of many ageing athletes. Here’s a look at six evergreen stars for whom a delayed Tokyo Games might be a step too far. The 20-time Grand Slam champion, Roger Federer, who will be 40 in August…View More Six stars for whom Olympics in 2021 could also merely blueprint too leisurely
Geneva: A day after officially postponing the Tokyo Olympics, IOC president Thomas Bach invoked comments by President Donald Trump to defend himself from criticism on Wednesday. Bach spoke to about 400 reporters on a conference call and was quizzed why, despite growing concern from athletes, it took so long to postpone the Tokyo Games. He…View More Tokyo Olympics 2020: IOC chief Thomas Bach cites US President Donald Trump while defending prolong in…
Tokyo Olympics postponed to 2021 amid coronavirus crisis – Hindustan TimesView More Tokyo Olympics postponed to 2021 amid coronavirus crisis