The dramatic step is the first time the Olympics has been postponed in peacetime and comes as a devastating blow to the city of Tokyo.
The Japan Gymnastics Association announced the scrapping of the Artistic Gymnastics World Cup Tokyo on April 4-5.
Japan has seen relatively few cases, with 814 testing positive and 24 dead.
Juliet Chekwel set a new national record in the women’s marathon as she won the Zurich Marathon in Seville Spain in a time of 2:23:13 to qualify for the...
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