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Japan withdrawing 2023 Women's World Cup bid
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100m world champ Coleman provisionally suspended after whereabouts failure
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Sprint champ Coleman faces missed dope test ban
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80% of venues secured for next year's Games - Tokyo 2020
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Weightlifting could lose spot in Olympics says IOC's Bach
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Tokyo 2020 boss say Games will be simplified
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Games will not be done with splendour, but will be simplified - Tokyo 2020
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New Olympics date still unconfirmed: Kyodo News
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Tokyo 2020 executive says organisers will monitor virus until next spring before deciding on Games, according to Kyodo News repo
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Japan to explore 'simplified' Games, says Tokyo governor
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Jordanian boxers throw punches on their rooftop in preparation for Olympics
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"We don't know how Olympics money will be spent" - Tokyo 2020 CEO
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Japan organizers wondering where Olympic postponement money will be spent
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Farah feels Tokyo delay could help 10,000m title defense
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Tokyo Games could be 'greatest ever', says IOC's Coates
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IOC's Coates says no Plan B for Toyko Olympic Games in 2021
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Tokyo 2020: Olympics will be 'simplified' in 2021Tokyo 2020 will be a "simplified" Olympics, according to the chief executive of the organising committee.
Japan aims to have coronavirus vaccines in use by June 2021Japan aims to put coronavirus vaccines into use by June 2021, the health minister said on Friday, as the country strives to be fully ready to host the Tokyo Olympics, originally planned for this summer..
Tom Bosworth: 'I cried to myself in a field when Olympics were postponed'British race walker Tom Bosworth admits to shedding a few tears when he first heard the Tokyo Olympics had been postponed.
IOC sets aside $800m fund for delayed OlympicsThe International Olympic Committee sets aside £654m to help with the "severe" financial impact caused by Tokyo 2020's postponement.
Japan's Abe says cannot hold Olympics unless pandemic containedJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Wednesday that the Tokyo Olympics could not take place next year unless the coronavirus pandemic is contained, as the city's governor called for an extension..
Tokyo 2020: Ellie Simmonds 'cried' after Games postponementFive-time Paralympic swimming champion Ellie Simmonds says she was in tears when the Tokyo Games were delayed.
Tokyo Olympics 'will not be postponed again'The postponed Tokyo Olympics will be "scrapped" if they cannot take place in 2021, says Games chief Yoshiro Mori.
Japan would 'scrap' Games if not held next year: Tokyo 2020's MoriTokyo 2020 president Yoshiro Mori said that the Olympic Games, already postponed to 2021, would be "scrapped" if it could not take place then, according to an interview published on Tuesday.
'I cried but want to be even better' - Biles on Olympic doubts and motivationFour-time Olympic champion Simone Biles admits she cried over the rescheduling of the Tokyo Olympics, but is now intent on improvement.
Tokyo 2020: How has postponement because of coronavirus pandemic affected your plans?Super-fan or trip of a lifetime? Tell us how the Tokyo 2020 Olympics postponement has affected your plans.
Tokyo Olympics: Fifa could move age limit for men's football tournament to 24Fifa could raise the age limit for the men's football tournament at next summer's rearranged Olympics to 24.
Exclusive: Japan businessman paid $8.2 million by Tokyo Olympics bid lobbied figure at center of French corruption probeBy Antoni Slodkowski, Nathan Layne, Mari Saito and Ami Miyazaki
James Dasaolu: Sprinter sets sights on Tokyo Olympics after injury comebackHow personal training and public generosity are fuelling James Dasaolu's bid to return as Britain's sprint king at next year's Olympics.
Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics: New dates confirmed for 2021The Tokyo Olympic Games will start on 23 July, 2021 and finish 8 August, with the Paralympics following from 25 August to 5 September.
Olympics delay deals setback to Samsung's plans to win over Japan marketFor Samsung Electronics Co Ltd , the 2020 Tokyo Olympics were going to be its springboard to attain a long-held goal - making significant inroads into Japan's lucrative smartphone market where Apple..
I can win gold in Tokyo at 39 - GatlinFormer Olympic 100m champion Justin Gatlin says he can win gold at the Tokyo Olympics despite him likely being 39 when the postponed Games take place.
IOC working toward July-August Olympics in 2021: YomiuriThe International Olympic Committee (IOC) is working with sports bodies to arrange a July-August window for the postponed Tokyo Olympics in 2021 and hopes to confirm the schedule within a month,..
'All options on the table' - moving Tokyo 2020 'a huge jigsaw puzzle,' says IOC chiefRescheduling Tokyo 2020 involves "thousands of questions" and the new date "will not be restricted to the summer", says the International Olympic Committee's president.
China says Tokyo Olympics delay shows responsible attitude to health, securityChina's foreign ministry said the decision to delay the Tokyo Olympics to be held this summer reflects the International Olympic Committee's and Japan's responsible attitude to health and security.
Tokyo Gas says still to decide whether to continue 2020 Olympics sponsorshipTokyo Gas Co Ltd will decide whether to continue the Tokyo 2020 Olympics sponsorship for another year depending on conditions, including cost, its president said on Wednesday.
Reaction to postponement of the Tokyo 2020 OlympicsAthletes, national associations and sporting federations worldwide reacted with sadness, relief and mainly goodwill to the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games on Tuesday because of the..
Samsung Elec says to remain committed to support the Tokyo OlympicsSouth Korea's Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Wednesday it remains fully committed to supporting the Olympic movement globally.
Japan says U.S. President Trump supports Olympic delay '100%'U.S. President Donald Trump fully supports a delay in the Tokyo Olympics agreed between Japan and the international Olympic panel, a Japanese government spokesman said on Wednesday, citing comments..
Exclusive: Postponed 2020 Games raises questions about drug cheats - USADAThe one-year postponement of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics could open the door for convicted drug cheats to compete for medals, an issue that will need to addressed, United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA)..
'Tokyo Olympics will be a carnival unleashed that no-one will take for granted ever again'Postponing the Tokyo Olympics was the right decision. When it happened it will be a carnival that no-one will ever forget.
'This is about protecting lives' - IOC chief says costs of Tokyo 2020 delay not discussedTokyo 2020's postponement is about "protecting lives" and costs were not discussed with Japan's prime minister, says IOC chief Thomas Bach.
Olympics postponement set to crowd out 2021 sporting calendarThe decision to postpone the 2020 Tokyo Olympics by a year is set to further disrupt the global sporting calendar, which has already been wrecked by the coronavirus pandemic, making for a very crowded..
Tokyo Games moved to 2021 as 'light at end of pandemic tunnel'The Tokyo Olympics were postponed on Tuesday to 2021, the first such delay in the Games' 124-year modern history, as the coronavirus crisis wrecked the world's last sporting showpiece still standing..
Postponement is about saving lives, says IOC chief BachInternational Olympic Committee chief Thomas Bach said on Tuesday that he and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe did not discuss the cost of postponing the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games to 2021 due to the..
Postponement costs not discussed - this about protecting life, Bach saysThe cost of postponing the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games to 2021 was not discussed by IOC chief Thomas Bach and Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe on Tuesday, Bach said, adding: "this is about protecting..
U.S. could become next coronavirus epicenter, WHO saysThe World Health Organization said on Tuesday that the United States could become the global epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic, which finally forced reluctant organizers to postpone the Tokyo 2020..
Tokyo 2020 CEO: unclear who will pay extra costs for Olympics delayTokyo 2020 organizing committee chief executive Toshiro Muto said on Tuesday it is not clear who will pay the extra costs arising from the postponement of the Tokyo Olympics.
Tokyo 2020 to be rescheduled to no later than summer 2021 - IOC and Japanese organizersThe International Olympic Committee and Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe have concluded the Tokyo 2020 Olympics must be postponed, and held no later than the summer of 2021, the IOC and Tokyo 2020..
U.S. could become 'coronavirus epicenter', UK locks down, Olympics on holdThe United States could become the global epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak, the World Health Organization said on Tuesday, as Britain went into lockdown and the Tokyo 2020 Olympics looked like..
Tokyo 2020: Olympic Games postponed because of coronavirusThe Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games are postponed until next year because of the worldwide coronavirus pandemic.
Tokyo's Koike: Next year's Olympics will still be Tokyo 2020The name of the delayed Olympics will still be Tokyo 2020, Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike said on Tuesday, adding that the Games would be held by Summer 2021.
Tokyo 2020: Olympic Games organisers 'agree postponement'The organisers of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, due to begin on 24 July, agree to a one-year postponement of the event because of the global coronavirus pandemic.
IOC to hold emergency EB meeting later on Tuesday on Tokyo 2020 postponement - sourceThe International Olympic Committee's Executive Board will discuss the widely expected postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics in a hastily arranged conference call later on Tuesday, a source within..
Japan PM Abe: Agreed with IOC's Bach on idea of delaying Olympics one yearJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Tuesday he and the head of the International Olympic Committee agreed on the idea of delaying the Tokyo Olympics by about one year.
To athletes' relief, Tokyo 2020 delay looks inevitableJapan and the Olympics movement were deciding on Tuesday whether to postpone this year's Tokyo Games due to the coronavirus as a global outcry made an unprecedented delay seem inevitable.
Looming delay spells uncertain future for 'Tokyo 2020' merchandiseVendors of a vast array of Tokyo 2020-themed trinkets are looking to cash in from a looming postponement of the Games, because of a global coronavirus pandemic, by marketing their items as emblems of..
Decision to postpone Tokyo 2020 could be made on TuesdayA decision to postpone this summer's Olympic Games in Tokyo, due to start on 24 July, may be made on Tuesday.
Tokyo 2020: Decision on delaying Olympics because of coronavirus could be made on TuesdayA decision to postpone this summer's Olympic Games in Tokyo, due to start on 24 July, may be made on Tuesday, BBC Sport understands.
To athletes' relief, Tokyo 2020 postponement decision due any day - sourcesA decision on whether to postpone this year's Tokyo Olympics for the first time in the Games' modern history will come in days, sources said on Tuesday, as global clamor made a delay look inevitable..