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Olympic countdown resumes for the 2021 Games

Courtesy Olympic.org

Its been a rocky road so far for Tokyo Olympic Games, after a one year postponement due to the novel coronavirus. But things are looking up for athletes and fans alike, as Game officials have announced the new dates for the summer games. 51 more words

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IOC announces new deadline for Olympic qualification period

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) said on Friday that the new deadline for the qualification period for the postponed Tokyo Olympics has been set to June 29, 2021.

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Sport's big hiatus so unfamiliar to us all

A world without sport, don’t be ridiculous. I would have scoffed at you had you proposed it to me a few months ago.

Heck, I may have even called you an idiot, or even just simply laughed it off. 876 more words


Tokyo Olympics rescheduled for July 23-Aug. 8 in 2021

March 30, 2020

TOKYO (AP) — The Tokyo Olympics will open next year in the same time slot scheduled for this year’s games. Tokyo organizers said Monday the opening ceremony will take place on July 23, 2021 — almost exactly one year after the games were due to start this year. 698 more words

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