With the Australian Open ending successfully, it gave sports officials, including the Tokyo Olympics organizers, a glimmer of hope that the biggest global sports showpiece can still go on.
A quarter of the spots at the Tokyo Olympics remain unfilled, and sports are gearing up to beat the clock with a rush of long-delayed qualifying events.
Tokyo Olympics chief says women talk too much at meetings, calls it "annoying"
Exclusive: The 2020 Tokyo Olympics will be postponed, likely to 2021, veteran IOC member Dick Pound says. “On the basis of the information the IOC has, postponement has been decided,” Pound told @cbrennansports .
BREAKING: The Canadian Olympic Committee and Canadian Paralympic Committee will refuse to send athletes to the Tokyo Olympics if the event is not postponed.The 2020 Games are currently set to begin on July 24. News release:
Coronavirus latest: - 93,017 infected globally; death toll rises to 3,201 - Tokyo Olympics could be postponed - Hong Kong follows Fed cut