Tokyo Olympics 2020: Japan preparing to host Games as planned, says government amid speculations of delay due to coronavirus
Japan is preparing to host the Tokyo Summer Olympics as planned, the government’s top spokesman said on Wednesday, amid speculation that the Games could be postponed because of the coronavirus threat.
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Games could be held anytime in calendar year, says Japan's Olympic minister; IOC wants scheduled start
The IOC issued a statement earlier on Tuesday expressing 'full commitment to the success of the Olympics, Tokyo 2020, taking place from 24 July to 9 August, 2020.'
The IOC did not go into the details of Russia’s Tokyo 2020 appearance during Wednesday’s Executive Board meeting.
Boxing at 2020 Tokyo Olympics remains in doubt after IOC addresses concerns with sport's governance and management
Boxing could still be axed from the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo after the IOC admitted Thursday that concerns remain over the sport's governance and management by the International Boxing Federation (
Winter Olympics 2018: IOC asks 'unhappy' Dick Pound to quit after he called committee members ‘old farts’
The 75-year-old Pound, a 1960 Olympics swimming participant who joined the IOC in 1978 and is a two-time former vice president, has been a vocal critic in the media of the IOC’s handling of the Russian doping scandal for two years.
Winter Olympics 2018: IOC calls for 'respect' after Canadian speed skater Kim Boutin receives death threats online
Winter Olympics organisers called for "respect" on Wednesday after Canadian short-track speed skater Kim Boutin was abused online by Korean fans.
Winter Olympics 2018: Strong winds continue to wreak havoc in skiing events, women's slalom gets postponed to Friday
The two legs of the slalom will be raced either side of the men's super-G, at 10.00 am (0100 GMT) and 13.15.
Usain Bolt rarely complains about going too fast. After the rushed road to Sunday night's 100-meter final, he had to make an exception.