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May 16, 2020
Coronavirus Outbreak: WHO calls for 'national unity' and 'global solidarity' in bid to make Tokyo Olympics a safe eventSpeaking at a joint news conference with the IOC, the WHO's director general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus called for “national unity and global solidarity” to fight the coronavirus outbreak ahead of the Olympics. The Games, postponed this year, should bring athletes from more than 200 countries to Japan.
Mar 19, 2020
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Here's a look at the status of qualifying events for the GamesAs the IOC attempts to keep the 2020 Olympics on schedule, many of the events that determine who would compete in Tokyo have been postponed or cancelled.
Mar 12, 2020
Tokyo Olympics 2020: After WHO labels coronavirus as a pandemic, assessing fate of Summer GamesThe IOC and local organizers say the Tokyo Summer Games will open as planned in four-and-a-half months. An irrevocable decision probably needs to be made by the end of May or early June giving 11,000 Olympic athletes time to plan, TV space to set up, and sponsors enough notice to activate advertising programs.
Oct 31, 2019
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Boxers Shiva Thapa, Pooja Rani claim gold medals in test event; Ashish clinches silverFour-time Asian medallist Thapa outpunched Kazakhstan's national champion and Asian bronze-winner Sanatali Toltayev 5-0 to claim the top honours. Thapa is also the reigning national champion and a former bronze-medallist at the world championships.