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Copa America's fate rests in hands of Brazil Supreme Court amid surge in country's COVID-19 cases
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Copa America's fate rests in hands of Brazil Supreme Court amid surge in country's COVID-19 cases

Already delayed by 12 months because of the pandemic, the Copa America nearly unravelled when original co-hosts Colombia and Argentina fell through at the last minute — the former because of violent anti-government protests, the latter because of a surge of COVID-19.

Copa America to go ahead regardless of COVID-19 situation, says sports minister of co-host Colombia
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Copa America to go ahead regardless of COVID-19 situation, says sports minister of co-host Colombia

Argentina are due to host the opening match of the South American tournament on 13 June. The final will be played in Colombia on 10 July.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Summer Games being postponed set to crowd out 2021 sporting calendar
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Summer Games being postponed set to crowd out 2021 sporting calendar

After weeks of speculation and mounting criticism at the delay in announcing a postponement, Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and IOC president Thomas Bach agreed Olympics would be rescheduled for the summer of 2021 at the latest.

Coronavirus pandemic: CONMEBOL postpones Copa America to 2021 in bid to finish suspended domestic leagues
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Coronavirus pandemic: CONMEBOL postpones Copa America to 2021 in bid to finish suspended domestic leagues

South American football body CONMEBOL says the Copa America in Colombia and Argentina will be played between 11 June and 11 July of 2021