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  1. FILE PHOTO: Naomi Osaka of Japan poses with the championship trophy at the Top of the Rock Observat

    Tennis: 'We'll be stronger than ever in 2021', says Naomi Osaka

    Japanese tennis player Naomi Osaka, the poster girl of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, took to social media on Saturday to show her support for the ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: Diamond League - Zurich

    Olympic qualification process and late season being studied: World Athletics president

    World Athletics is working to restart a shuttered athletics season and studying any changes that may be needed in the qualifying process for the ...
  3. The sponsors of the Tokyo Olympics must wait until next year for the Games to take place

    Delayed Olympics will be a relief for sponsors in current chaos, experts say

    The decision to postpone the Tokyo Olympics until 2021 will be welcomed by the sponsors who pay hundreds of millions to be associated with the ...
  4. Giant Olympic rings are seen at the waterfront area at Odaiba Marine Park in Tokyo, Japan

    Canada withdrawal from 2020 Games was unilateral decision: COC

    Canada's decision to withdraw from the Tokyo Olympic Games if they were to be held in 2020 was a unilateral decision based on the health and ...
  5. Tokyo organisers had put several measures in place to beat the heat

    Cherry blossom Olympics: could Tokyo 2020 delay beat the heat?

    Every cloud has a silver lining and the devastating postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics could hand organisers a heaven-sent opportunity to ...
  6. A woman uses her smartphone as an electric screen displaying logos of Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games and

    Olympics delay deals setback to Samsung's plans to win over Japan market

    For Samsung Electronics Co Ltd, the 2020 Tokyo Olympics were going to be its springboard to attain a long-held goal - making significant inroads ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: Rowing - Women's Eight Victory Ceremony

    British rower Swann ponders return to medicine after Olympics delay

    British Olympic rower Polly Swann was aiming to return to the Olympic podium in July but is now considering rebooting her medical career to join ...
  8. Tokyo 2020 president Yoshiro Mori said the challenge was unprecedented

    Delaying Olympics will involve 'massive' costs, organisers say

    Rescheduling the Tokyo 2020 Olympics will involve "massive" additional costs, organisers of the Games conceded Thursday as they convened a ...
  9. Tourists wearing protective face masks following an outbreak of the coronavirus disease are seen at

    Rickshaws, kimonos, but no tourists - Tokyo's Asakusa hit by coronavirus, Olympics delay

    Japanese and foreign tourists flock in their hundreds of thousands every spring to this old district of Tokyo to see the cherry trees in full ...