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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Torch relay to take another detour; diving test event opens
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Torch relay to take another detour; diving test event opens

The relay, which will involve 10,000 runners from every corner of Japan, started six weeks ago and has been mostly on schedule despite major re-routing in Osaka and in Matsuyama City in nearby Ehime prefecture.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Doctors not IOC should decide Games' fate, says Hayley Wickenheiser
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Doctors not IOC should decide Games' fate, says Hayley Wickenheiser

Wickenheiser, a Hockey Hall of Fame inductee, knows after training for years to compete, she would do anything to go, so athletes, and the IOC, shouldn't make the final choice on the Games' fate.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Postponement of Games signals growing power shift from IOC to athletes
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Postponement of Games signals growing power shift from IOC to athletes

As the coronavirus pandemic swept the globe, sponsors and broadcasters with millions of dollars on the line stayed mostly silent about the timing of the Tokyo Olympics, scheduled to open in July.

Coronavirus pandemic: Regional Olympic bodies back IOC’s stance on Tokyo 2020 despite criticism
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Coronavirus pandemic: Regional Olympic bodies back IOC’s stance on Tokyo 2020 despite criticism

Regional Olympic officials on Wednesday rallied around the IOC and backed its stance on opening the Tokyo Games as scheduled, one day after direct criticism from athletes amid the coronavirus outbreak.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: IOC faces fierce resistance ahead of national comittees briefing on state of Games
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: IOC faces fierce resistance ahead of national comittees briefing on state of Games

The IOC has remained committed to staging the Tokyo Games as planned from 24 July – 9 August, saying on Tuesday after a meeting with international sports federations that measures against the virus were delivering results.

India Women's Ice Hockey Team plays for passion as scant support from government, corporates shadows future
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India Women's Ice Hockey Team plays for passion as scant support from government, corporates shadows future

The India women's side is faced with constraints such as lack of infrastructure which mean that the players can only train during the winter months over frozen lakes in Ladakh