Olympics

Rescheduled Tokyo Olympics to open July 23, 2021

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This year's games were scheduled to open on July 24 and close on Aug. 9. But the near exact one-year delay will see the rescheduled closing ceremony on Aug. 8.Read more

10 great Olympics moments to tide you over until the Games in 2021

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The 2020 Games in Tokyo will have to wait a year, so here is a look back at great memories of Olympics of the past.Read more

World leader in BMX racing, Felicia Stancil reacts to Olympics postponement

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Several countries had been seeking at least a delay, concerned for the safety of the athletes and lack of proper training during all the closures.Read more

IOC officially postpones Tokyo Summer Olympics to 2021

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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says IOC President Thomas Bach has agreed “100%” to his proposal of postponing the Tokyo Olympics for about one year until 2021...Read more



Longest-serving IOC member says Tokyo Olympics will be postponed

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International Olympic Committee member Dick Pound told USA TODAY that based on the info the IOC has, the 2020 Summer games are going to be postponed.Read more

Canada says no athletes at Tokyo Olympics if Games not postponed

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That makes them the first country to threaten such a move in the face of the coronavirus pandemic.Read more

USA Swimming pushing to postpone Olympics until 2021

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In a letter to the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic committee, USA Swimming said postponing the games is in the best interests of the athletes.Read more




Japan's Olympics minister reaffirms no delay over coronavirus

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President Trump has suggested for Tokyo to consider postponing the Games by one year.Read more

Shiffrin posts 'letter to the world'; flies to site of next World Cup event

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Olympic gold medal skier Mikaela Shiffrin posted a "letter to the world" Thursday, expressing thanks for the outpouring of condolences sent in the weeks following her...Read more



Marian University grad looks to land spot on USA BMX Olympic team

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A Marian University grad has her sights set on Olympic gold.Read more

Japan Olympics minister hints Games could be held later in 2020

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International broadcasters could have some sway over the decision given how much money they spend for broadcast rights.Read more