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Games of the 32nd Olympiad, to be held in Tokyo, Japan

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2020 Summer Olympics: Games of the 32nd Olympiad, to be held in Tokyo, Japan
The 2020 Summer Olympics , officially the Games of the XXXII Olympiad and commonly known as Tokyo 2020, is an international multi-sport event scheduled for 23 July to 8 August 2021 in Tokyo, Japan. Originally scheduled to take place between 24 July and 9 August 2020, it was postponed in March 2020 as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Despite being held in 2021, the Games of the XXXII Olympiad will keep the name Tokyo 2020 for marketing and branding purposes. This is the first time that the Olympic Games have been postponed rather than cancelled.

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Covid: Gymnast Dipa Karmakar resumes training after 5 months [Video]

Covid: Gymnast Dipa Karmakar resumes training after 5 months

Gymnast Dipa Karmakar resumed training after more than five months. Karmakar was on a break due to the raging Covid-19 pandemic. The athlete was back in gym to enhance her gymnastic skills. Karmakar..

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Bouncing back from Olympic disappointment [Video]

Bouncing back from Olympic disappointment

Japanese trampolinist Tetsuya Sotomura was pushing for his country's final qualification spot for the Tokyo Olympics earlier this year but his dream was shattered when the Games were postponed.

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Scratchcard winners trade world tour for UK campervan trips due to lockdown

A couple who scooped a £1 million lottery scratchcard prize have been forcedto trade in a world tour for campervan trips to Great Yarmouth and Harrogate.Andrew and Paula Hancock, who thanked their cat..

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India Hockey captain Manpreet Singh on life in lockdown and plans for Tokyo 2020 [Video]

India Hockey captain Manpreet Singh on life in lockdown and plans for Tokyo 2020

In an exclusive interview with Hindustan Times, India men's hockey team captain Manpreet Singh speaks on the life amid lockdown at SAI Center in Bengaluru, and the plans to prepare for Tokyo 2020...

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Anti-Olympics protest in Tokyo on day of planned Opening Ceremony [Video]

Anti-Olympics protest in Tokyo on day of planned Opening Ceremony

Several dozen protesters in masks gather in front of Japan's National Stadium to protest against holding the Tokyo Olympics next year given the danger of the novel coronavirus

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Uncertainty surrounds one-year countdown for Tokyo Olympics [Video]

Uncertainty surrounds one-year countdown for Tokyo Olympics

Thursday marks one year before the next summer Olympics, Tokyo '202ONE'.

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Tokyo 2020 preparing to deliver Games with COVID-19 - CEO Muto [Video]

Tokyo 2020 preparing to deliver Games with COVID-19 - CEO Muto

RESENDING FULL SCRIPT VIDEO SHOWS: INTERVIEW WITH TOKYO 2020 CEO TOSHIRO MUTO SPEAKING ABOUT POSTPONED OLYMPICS, NEW SPONSORS AND DEALING WITH CORONAVIRUS / FILE FOOTAGE OF SPONSORS AND TOKYO 2020

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Organisers announce schedule for rearranged Tokyo Games [Video]

Organisers announce schedule for rearranged Tokyo Games

Next year's Tokyo Olympics will follow an almost identical competition schedule as the one planned for this year.

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Bach opens the first IOC session since the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics to 2021 [Video]

Bach opens the first IOC session since the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics to 2021

First IOC session since Tokyo Olympics postponement is opened by Thomas Bach

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IOC remains fully committed to Tokyo Olympics, youth games in Senegal postponed [Video]

IOC remains fully committed to Tokyo Olympics, youth games in Senegal postponed

The IOC remains fully committed to hosting the Tokyo Olympics in 2021 and is considering multiple scenarios for them to take place safely, says IOC President Thomas Bach.

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Tokyo at highest alert level as COVID cases spike [Video]

Tokyo at highest alert level as COVID cases spike

Health experts put Tokyo on the highest alert for coronavirus infections on Wednesday and have been alarmed by a recent spike in cases within the capital. Organizsers of the rescheduled Tokyo Olympics..

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Tokyo Games likely to be pared down, says JOC chief [Video]

Tokyo Games likely to be pared down, says JOC chief

The Japanese Olympic Committee President Yasuhiro Yamashita spoke at a news conference 10 days before the Tokyo Olympics were due to start before the delay caused by the coronavirus pandemic.

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Japan withdrawing 2023 Women's World Cup bid [Video]

Japan withdrawing 2023 Women's World Cup bid

The Japanese Football Association announces that Japan is withdrawing its bid to host the 2023 Women's World Cup.

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100m world champ Coleman provisionally suspended after whereabouts failure [Video]

100m world champ Coleman provisionally suspended after whereabouts failure

World 100 metres champion Christian Coleman is provisionally suspended by the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) and could miss next year's Tokyo Olympics after violating anti-doping whereabouts rules.

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Sprint champ Coleman faces missed dope test ban [Video]

Sprint champ Coleman faces missed dope test ban

World 100 meters champion Christian Coleman, who narrowly escaped a ban last year for missing three doping tests, was provisionally suspended on Wednesday and could miss next year's Tokyo Olympics..

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