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Tokyo 2020

Tokyo Olympics 2021 (Source: Reuters)

Tokyo Olympics, IOC conflict over who pays for postponement

Media reports in Japan estimate the year-long delay caused by the coronavirus pandemic will cost $2 billion to $6 billion.

COVID-19 vaccine is only hope for Tokyo Olympics to happen in 2021

Professor Sridhar, who is chair of global health at the University of Edinburgh, said the chances of Tokyo 2020 going ahead as planned "all depends on a vaccine".
Tokyo 2020

Tokyo Olympics in doubt even in 2021, hints organizing committee CEO

As the coronavirus spreads in Japan, the chief executive of the Tokyo Games said Friday he can't guarantee the postponed Olympics will be staged next year
Indian Olympic Association president Dr. Narinder Batra

IOA asks sports federations to start planning for rescheduled olympics

"All Olympic sports NSFs are requested to please start their draft planning structure for preparation for Tokyo 2021 and for Paris 2024,” IOA president Narinder Batra has said.
International Olympic Committee.(PhotImage : International Olympic Committee)

International Olympic Committee says to International Federations no immediate plans to reschedule remaining Olympic qualifiers

"We will continue to work closely with each IF on the necessary revisions of the Tokyo 2020 qualification systems. Our aim is to confirm these to the NOCs shortly and these will be posted on the NOCNet," IOC said.

Indian Men and Women’s Hockey Teams ready to focus for 2021

With IOC announcing new dates for Tokyo Olympic Games next year, the Indian Men's and Women's Team will be chalking out a new action plan for the next 15 months ahead of the Tokyo Olympic Games slated to be held from 23 July 2021 to 8 August 2021

Tokyo Games postponement rekindles gymnast Dipa Karmakar’s Olympic hopes

Karmakar, who finished fourth at the 2016 Rio Olympics, has been struggling with injuries ever since she underwent a surgery to treat an Anterior Cruciate ligament (ACL) injury in 2017.

New dates for Tokyo Olympics likely this week, says organisers

Tokyo 2020 chief Yoshiro Mori told reporters they were weighing the pros and cons of a summer and spring Games and he expected a decision from the IOC soon.

Golfer Aditi Ashok can breathe easy as LPGA extends Tour card to 2021

Aditi Ashok
Indian golfer Aditi Ashok is greatly relieved with the announcement that all players on the Ladies PGA (LPGA) Tour, who were exempted during this season, will also keep their cards for the next season. "It’s a great move by the LPGA. It was obviously...
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