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Postponing the Olympic Games: it's complicated...

As International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach told Germany's SWR: "Postponing the Olympic Games is not like moving a football game to next Saturday."...

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Why haven't the Tokyo Olympics been postponed...

IOC President Thomas Bach maintains that with the opening ceremony due to take place in Tokyo on July 24, there is still time for the pandemic to be dealt...

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On or off?: Who's saying what over status...

AFP Sport looks at who's saying what as the debate becomes even more heated.

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Olympics could be delayed, admits athletics...

Olympic bosses acknowledged on Wednesday there was no "ideal" solution as a growing number of athletes expressed concern.

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No 'ideal' solution for virus-threatened...

"The IOC is committed to finding a solution with the least negative impact for the athletes, while protecting the integrity of the competition and the...

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'Heartbreaking': Olympic torch events downscaled...

Ceremonies to mark the flame's arrival at its final destination each day, as well as departure ceremonies, will take place without fans.

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BIG INTERVIEW: Shadir Bwogi eyeing glory...

Bwogi was the only person in a team of 13 Ugandans who got a slot to the Tokyo Olympics.

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Will the Olympic Games go ahead as planned?...

IOC is set for emergency talks as doubts grow over whether it remains feasible to hold the Games during the coronavirus emergency.

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Japan pledges Olympics to go ahead despite...

Organisers, Japanese government officials and the IOC have insisted preparations are on track and there will be no postponement or cancellation.

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2020 Olympics may be moved from Tokyo, minister...

Japan's government, Tokyo organisers and the IOC have all pledged to hold the Games on schedule from July 24, but the fast-spreading virus continues to...

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Face masks are worn as a precautionary measure against the spread of the new coronavirus, COVID-19.