Tokyo Olympics

The Olympic Rings sit on display outside the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Headquarters on January 11, 2020 in Lausanne, Switzerland.
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March 24, 2020 - 8:34 am
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach agreed Tuesday to postpone the Olympics by about one year. Read more here.
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Japan Olympic Museum
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February 25, 2020 - 3:18 pm
A senior member of the International Olympic Committee said Tuesday that if it proves too dangerous to hold the Olympics in Tokyo this summer because of the coronavirus outbreak, organizers are more likely to cancel it altogether than to postpone or move it. Read more here.
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Vladimir Putin
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December 19, 2019 - 8:36 am
Russia has signaled it will file an appeal against its four-year Olympic ban due to World Anti-Doping Agency sanctions which President Vladimir Putin on Thursday branded “unfair.” Read more here.
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Alexander Zubkov of Russia carries the national flag.
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December 09, 2019 - 7:10 am
The Russian flag and national anthem were banned from next year's Tokyo Olympics and other major sports events for four years on Monday. Read more here.
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Philadelphia 76ers head coach Brett Brown yells to his team during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Miami Heat.
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November 26, 2019 - 9:20 pm
Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown will guide the Australian men’s team at next year’s Tokyo Olympics. Read more here.
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