No 'ideal' solution for virus-threatened Tokyo Olympics - IOC
The International Olympic Committee acknowledged Wednesday there was no "ideal" solution to staging this summer's Tokyo Olympics as the deadly coronavirus pandemic swept the globe.
Tokyo Olympics flame festivities scaled back over virus
Tokyo 2020 organisers said Tuesday they were scaling back parts of the Olympic torch relay due to the coronavirus, but that spectators would still be allowed to watch from the roadside.
Tokyo governor says cancelling Olympics 'unthinkable'
Cancelling the 2020 Olympics is "unthinkable" although the classification of the coronavirus as a pandemic will likely have some impact on the Games, the Tokyo city governor said on Thursday.
Japan bars children from Olympic torch ceremonies over virus
Japan has been forced to scrap plans to involve children in the Olympic torch handover and arrival ceremonies because of fears over the new coronavirus, Tokyo 2020's chief organiser said on Friday.
Olympic chiefs prepare for 'successful' Tokyo 2020
The International Olympic Committee said Tuesday it was busy with preparations for a "successful" Summer Games in Tokyo in less than five months and at a time when the coronavirus outbreak is widening.
Oboh chases Tokyo 2020 qualifying points to Australia
Nigeria’s golf sensation, Georgia Oboh has taken her quest to qualify for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games to Australia, where she participate in two Ladies European Tour (LET) events.
Ex-Olympian dangles carrots on Nigerian athletes ahead of Tokyo 2020
Team Nigeria’s preparation for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games has received a boost with a former Olympian, Isaac Uche, offering to assist the athletes through the First...
Japanese politician urges IOC to move Tokyo 2020 golf because of heat
A well-known Japanese politician has called on Olympic chief, Thomas Bach, to move the Tokyo 2020 golf tournaments somewhere cooler, saying that keeping them in their planned location would be irresponsible because of the heat, reports Reuters.