DARE COMMENDS IOC ON POSTPONMENT OF TOKYO  2020 OLYMPICS
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DARE COMMENDS IOC ON POSTPONMENT OF TOKYO 2020 OLYMPICS

Nigeria’s Youth and Sports Development Minister Sunday Dare has commended the IOC for postponing the…

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VIDEO: NOW, IT’S TOKYO 2020 IN 2021 AS OLYMPIC GAMES ARE POSTPONED!
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VIDEO: NOW, IT’S TOKYO 2020 IN 2021 AS OLYMPIC GAMES ARE POSTPONED!

Japan will hold the Tokyo 2020 Olympics Games by the summer of 2021 at latest,…

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IOC SET TO ANNOUNCE TOKYO 2020 POSTPONEMENT
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IOC SET TO ANNOUNCE TOKYO 2020 POSTPONEMENT

A final decision whether to postpone this year’s Tokyo Olympic Games will be taken in…

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UNITED STATES CALLS FOR POSTPONEMENT OF 2020 TOKYO OLYMPICS
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UNITED STATES CALLS FOR POSTPONEMENT OF 2020 TOKYO OLYMPICS

The United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee (USOPC) said on Monday (March 23) the 2020…

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OLYMPIC IN CHAOS AS CANADA BECOMES 1ST COUNTRY TO PULL OUT OF TOKYO 2020
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OLYMPIC IN CHAOS AS CANADA BECOMES 1ST COUNTRY TO PULL OUT OF TOKYO 2020

For the first time since Moscow 1980, the Olympic Games will be hit by withdrawals…

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WORLD ATHLETICS BOSS SAYS DECISION COMING SOON ON TOKYO 2020 GAMES
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WORLD ATHLETICS BOSS SAYS DECISION COMING SOON ON TOKYO 2020 GAMES

Whether the Tokyo Olympics should take place may soon become obvious, World Athletics president Sebastian…

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FINALLY, OLYMPIC BADMINTON QUALIFYING EVENTS CALLED OFF DUE TO CORONAVIRUS
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FINALLY, OLYMPIC BADMINTON QUALIFYING EVENTS CALLED OFF DUE TO CORONAVIRUS

The last five tournaments in the qualification period for the Tokyo Olympics have been cancelled…

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NO NEED TO RUSH TOKYO 2020 DECISION, SAYS US, AS SPLITS EMERGE
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NO NEED TO RUSH TOKYO 2020 DECISION, SAYS US, AS SPLITS EMERGE

US Olympic chiefs said on Friday (March 20) more time was needed to determine the…

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AFRICAN OLYMPIC COMMITTEES SUPPORT PROCEEDING WITH OLYMPICS IN 2020, SAYS NAMIBIA CHIEFTAIN
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AFRICAN OLYMPIC COMMITTEES SUPPORT PROCEEDING WITH OLYMPICS IN 2020, SAYS NAMIBIA CHIEFTAIN

The President of the Namibia National Olympic Committee (NNOC), Abner Xoagub, has claimed that his…

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UK ATHLETICS CHIEF WANTS TOKYO 2020 CALLED OFF
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UK ATHLETICS CHIEF WANTS TOKYO 2020 CALLED OFF

The Tokyo Olympics should be called off to spare athletes the “stress” of trying to…

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WILL TOKYO 2020 BE CANCELLED AS IOC REVIEW GAMES SCENARIOS?
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WILL TOKYO 2020 BE CANCELLED AS IOC REVIEW GAMES SCENARIOS?

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is considering various scenarios for the Tokyo Games amid the coronavirus…

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DESPITE GAMES’ UNCERTAINTIES, OLYMPIC FLAME ARRIVES IN JAPAN
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DESPITE GAMES’ UNCERTAINTIES, OLYMPIC FLAME ARRIVES IN JAPAN

The aircraft carrying the Olympic flame arrived at Japan Air Self-Defence Force’s Matsushima base, Kyodo…

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OLYMPICS: MOVING TOKYO GAMES POSSIBLE, TOO SOON TO DECIDE ON CANCELLATION, SAYS COE
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OLYMPICS: MOVING TOKYO GAMES POSSIBLE, TOO SOON TO DECIDE ON CANCELLATION, SAYS COE

World Athletics chief Sebastian Coe said on Thursday (March 19) that moving the 2020 Tokyo…

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THE TOKYO GAMES ARE CURSED AND THAT’S A FACT, SAYS JAPAN’S DEPUTY PM ASO
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THE TOKYO GAMES ARE CURSED AND THAT’S A FACT, SAYS JAPAN’S DEPUTY PM ASO

Japan’s Deputy Prime Minister has said that the Tokyo Olympics are “cursed”, as speculation mounts…

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TOKYO 2020 OLYMPICS MAY BE POSTPONED TILL NEXT YEAR
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TOKYO 2020 OLYMPICS MAY BE POSTPONED TILL NEXT YEAR

If the Olympics cannot be held in Tokyo this summer due to the global outbreak…

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BASKETBALL LEGEND, CHARLES BARKLEY TO SELL 1996 OLYMPIC GOLD MEDAL
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BASKETBALL LEGEND, CHARLES BARKLEY TO SELL 1996 OLYMPIC GOLD MEDAL

BY DUNCAN MACKAY. Charles Barkley, one of the most recognisable names in basketball, has announced…

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CORONAVIRUS: TOKYO 2020 OLYMPIC FLAME LIGHTING TO BE HELD WITHOUT SPECTATORS
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CORONAVIRUS: TOKYO 2020 OLYMPIC FLAME LIGHTING TO BE HELD WITHOUT SPECTATORS

Tokyo 2020 have given their backing to the decision of Greek organisers to hold the…

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BRAZIL SEEKING PSG PERMISSION FOR NEYMAR TO COMPETE AT TOKYO 2020
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BRAZIL SEEKING PSG PERMISSION FOR NEYMAR TO COMPETE AT TOKYO 2020

BY MICHAEL PAVITT. The Brazilian Football Federation (CFB) has reportedly begun talks with Paris Saint-Germain…

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CORONAVIRUS COULD MAKE TOKYO 2020 OLYMPICS A TV-ONLY EVENT
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CORONAVIRUS COULD MAKE TOKYO 2020 OLYMPICS A TV-ONLY EVENT

A line of questioning on a recent call between the International Olympic Committee, the World…

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JAPANESE INSIST, ‘THE SHOW MUST GO ON’ DESPITE CORONAVIRUS
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JAPANESE INSIST, ‘THE SHOW MUST GO ON’ DESPITE CORONAVIRUS

Japanese officials, not to mention spectators who have been lucky enough to land their hands…

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CORONAVIRUS: STATE OF EMERGENCY DECLARED IN OLYMPIC CITY SAPPORO
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CORONAVIRUS: STATE OF EMERGENCY DECLARED IN OLYMPIC CITY SAPPORO

BY NANCY GILLEN Coronavirus has caused a state of emergency to be declared in Sapporo,…

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