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  1. IOC Member Coates attends the 135th Session in Lausanne

    Tokyo 2020 must be simple and safe, says IOC's Coates

    Senior Olympic official John Coates has reiterated that Tokyo must stage a simplified Summer Games next year with the health and safety of ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: Unveiling of a countdown clock one year out from the start of the summer games in Tokyo

    A year to go, rearranged Tokyo Games still shrouded in uncertainty

    Tokyo 2020 organisers will host celebrations marking the one-year countdown to the Olympics on Thursday but with the postponed Games still ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: A man wearing a protective mask walks past a countdown clock for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic

    Organisers announce schedule for rearranged Tokyo Games

    Next year's Tokyo Olympics will follow an almost identical competition schedule as the one planned for this year before the event was postponed ...
  4. A combination picture shows Polly Swann, Team GB rower and NHS worker, as she poses in scrubs and a

    Olympics: Hospital stint gives rower Swann new perspective

    British rower Polly Swann had been preparing for the Tokyo Olympics when the Games were postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic and she has since ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Paralympics

    Paralympics - IPC suffering cashflow issues after Games postponement

    After the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Games following the coronavirus outbreak, Paralympics chief Andrew Parsons is focused on consolidating ...
  6. Bach President of the IOC gives a statement after an Executive Board meeting in Lausanne

    IOC stands firm on Tokyo Games despite coronavirus concerns

    The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Tuesday gave further unequivocal backing to this summer's Tokyo Olympics, urging athletes to prepare ...
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    Airbnb teams up with the IOC to provide Games accommodation

    Short-term home rental company Airbnb Inc on Monday said it was becoming a worldwide Olympic partner in time for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo as the ...
  8. Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike delivers a speech during a ceremony celebrating one year out from the s

    Olympics: Tokyo, IOC still at loggerheads over marathon move

    The International Olympic Committee (IOC) said on Wednesday it wants Tokyo to understand the reasons why it is switching the 2020 Games marathon ...
  9. Photo: Mark Lee

    For the love of the game: What it takes for football fans to stay on the ball

    When fever pitch runs high, like-minded company — be it IRL or via WhatsApp — and steady live coverage are must-haves for diehards no matter the ...