2020 Olympics News Updates 2020

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NOC Celebrates 2020 Olympic Day

jun 24 2020 12:10pm
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NMB hockey star Nicky Veto still has olympics dream

Due to Covid-19 the 2020 Olympic Games has now been moved to 2021.

jun 12 2020 11:06pm
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When will I see you again? Sport bids to step out of coronavirus shadow

Sports' big ticket events, the 2020 olympics, European football championships, Wimbledon and the British Open golf tournament have been driven to the wall by the coronavirus. However, there are some shoots of recovery as sports worldwide make tentative plans to return to action:

may 13 2020 9:52am
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Next year's olympics will be cancelled if pandemic not over, says Games chief

The postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games will have to be cancelled if the coronavirus pandemic isn't brought under control by next year, the organising committee's president said in comments published on Tuesday.

apr 29 2020 10:04am
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Tokyo 2020 organising committee member contracts coronavirus

The Tokyo 2020 olympics and Paralympics Organising Committee said on Wednesday a member of the organisation has tested positive for the new coronavirus.

apr 23 2020 10:22am
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IOC removes Abe comment regarding olympics costs from website

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) removed a comment from its website on Tuesday that referred to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe when discussing the financial impact of postponing the Games, following objections from the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Organising Committee.

apr 22 2020 6:53pm
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National committees have final say on qualified athletes for Tokyo Games: IOC

Athletes already qualified for the Tokyo 2020 olympics will need to be picked again by their respective National Olympic Committees to compete at the postponed Games in 2021, the International Olympic Committee said on Thursday.

apr 5 2020 12:04am
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Postponed Tokyo olympics to open on 23 July 2021

The Tokyo 2020 olympics were due to open on 24 July this year and run for 16 days, but the coronavirus pandemic forced the first peace-time postponement of the Games.

apr 5 2020 12:04am
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Japan businessman paid $8.2 mln by olympics bid lobbied figure at center of French corruption probe

A businessman who received millions of dollars for his work on Tokyo's successful campaign to host the 2020 olympics, which was postponed last week due to the coronavirus, said he played a key role in securing the support of a former olympics powerbroker suspected by French prosecutors of taking bribes to help Japan's bid.

apr 5 2020 12:04am
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'Challenge' to decide who covers cost of postponing Games: Mori

Tokyo 2020 olympics organising committee president Yoshiro Mori has told international federations that deciding who foots the bill for postponing the Games to 2021 will be a "major challenge", Olympic news website reported on Saturday.

apr 5 2020 12:04am
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SA Under-23 coach Notoane welcomes decision to postpone the Olympic Games

South Africa's national Under-23 coach David Notoane has welcomed a decision to postpone the 2020 olympics to next year, saying all athletes and teams competing deserve "a level playing field" in their preparations.

mar 27 2020 7:10pm
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