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  1. The Olympic rings are pictured in front of the IOC headquarters in Lausanne

    Olympics-Brisbane edges closer to securing 2032 Games

    While debate has raged over whether the Tokyo Olympics should go ahead this year, the Australian city of Brisbane has been moving closer to ...
  2. IOC Tokyo Olympics 2020 Press Conference

    IOC hopes health plans will sway opinion with Games 100 days away

    While most Japanese residents remain opposed to the Tokyo Games going ahead in 100 days' time, the International Olympic Committee hopes the mood ...
  3. IOC Tokyo Olympics 2020 Press Conference

    Decision on foreign spectators up to Japan, says IOC's Coates

    The decision whether to allow overseas spectators to attend the Summer Games is up to Japan, a senior International Olympic Committee official ...
  4. IOC Tokyo Olympics 2020 Press Conference

    Vaccines 'encouraged' but not compulsory for athletes at Tokyo Olympics: Coates

    Athletes are being encouraged to get vaccinated against COVID-19 ahead of the Tokyo Olympics but it will not be compulsory, IOC Vice President ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: The giant Olympic rings, which are being temporarily removed for maintenance, are seen

    Tokyo Games to decide COVID-19 'counter-measures' by end of year: IOC's Coates

    Organisers are ploughing ahead with the postponed Tokyo Olympics and will decide by the end of the year what "counter-measures" are required to ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: The National Stadium, the main stadium of Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics, is seen

    Inspection head Coates praises Abe for Tokyo preparedness

    Influential Olympics official John Coates praised Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Saturday for his work in getting Tokyo ready for the now ...
  7. 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 ...
  8. IOC Member Coates attends the 135th Session in Lausanne

    Olympics - Coates touts Queensland 2032 bid as economic salve for COVID-19

    A successful bid to host the 2032 Olympic Games in Queensland could help Australia recover from the economic impact of COVID-19, the country's ...