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OLYMPICS

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  1. The Tokyo Olympics were postponed for a year over the coronavirus pandemic

    Olympics boss reluctant to hold Tokyo Games behind closed doors

    Banning fans from the Tokyo Olympics is "clearly something we don't want", International Olympic Committee chief Thomas Bach said, adding that ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: The Olympic rings are pictured in front of the IOC in Lausanne

    IOC remains 'fully committed' to staging Olympics in 2021

    The International Olympic Committee (IOC) remains fully committed to staging the Olympic Games in Tokyo in 2021 and is considering multiple ...
  3. Tokyo 2020 became the first Olympics postponed in peacetime earlier this year as the coronavirus

    Tokyo Olympics at risk if coronavirus mutates, gets stronger: Japan adviser

    The Tokyo Olympics may have to be postponed again if the novel coronavirus mutates into a stronger pathogen, Kiyoshi Kurokawa, a prominent ...
  4. Passersby wearing protective face masks, following an outbreak of the coronavirus disease, walk pas

    With one year to go, experts warn of high-risk Tokyo Olympics amid pandemic

    With just over a year to go until the Tokyo Olympics, medical experts say the event could pose a grave health risk to the Japanese public, ...
  5. Japanese boxer Arisa Tsubata works as a nurse

    Fighting COVID-19, dreaming of Olympics: Meet Japan's boxing nurse

    Olympic boxing hopeful Arisa Tsubata is used to taking blows in the ring but it is during her work as a nurse that she faces her toughest opponent:
  6. FILE PHOTO: Official goods are didplayed at a Tokyo Olympics 2020 souvenir shop in Tokyo, Japan

    Survey finds 77per cent of Japanese think Olympics "cannot be held" next year

    A wide-ranging survey conducted by the Japan News Network (JNN) found that 77per cent of those questioned said that the Tokyo Olympics "cannot be ...
  7. Olympics: Tokyo 2020 City Views

    Commentary: Pulling off 2021 Olympics is a win Japan needs

    If Tokyo can pull off a successful Olympics in 2021 despite the pandemic, it really could go down in history as the “Recovery Olympics”, says an ...