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Seiko Hashimoto, who is to succeed Yoshiro Mori as Tokyo 2020 president, is a former Olympic athlete and official herself

Japan’s Olympics Minister Seiko Hashimoto has been appointed to succeed Yoshiro Mori as president of the Tokyo 2020 Games. The

February 18, 2021
Tokyo 2020 President Mori And CEO Muto Speak To Media After Video Conference With IOC President Bach

Yoshiro Mori, chief of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, resigned on Friday over sexist remarks that sparked a global outcry. The

February 12, 2021
The delayed Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games are set to go ahead this summer despite Covid-19 concerns

In spite of the relatively upbeat mood music emanating from the corridors of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), nagging questions

February 12, 2021
Yoshiro Mori initially refused to quit after his claims that women talk too much provoked worldwide uproar

Yoshiro Mori, the president of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics organising committee, is expected to quit over a sexism row. Mori,

February 11, 2021
Brownlee, 32, hopes to become the first person to complete an Iron distance triathlon in under seven hours

Alistair Brownlee did his first triathlon aged eight and trains three times a day, almost every day. Friday is “easy

February 5, 2021
Tokyo 2020 president Yoshiro Mori says organisers are examining new ways to host the Games this summer

The delayed Tokyo 2020 Olympics will definitely go ahead this summer whatever the impact of Covid-19, organisers have said. Cases

February 2, 2021
Thomas Bach, president of the International Olympic Committee, has been bullish about the prospects of Tokyo 2020 going ahead in summer 2021

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) will meet tomorrow to draw up plans for the delayed Tokyo 2020 Games, despite persistent

January 26, 2021
The Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games have already been put back a year

The Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games are “unlikely” to go ahead this year, says one of the architects of London

January 19, 2021
Tokyo 2020 Olympics organisers says the Games will go ahead despite the city being

Tokyo 2020 Olympics organisers have attempted to calm fears that the Games will not go ahead after a state of

January 7, 2021
Japanese officials insist the Olympics and Paralympics will go ahead in Tokyo this summer as planned, despite a surge in Covid cases leading to a temporary closure of borders

The first wave of Covid-19 saw professional sport grind to a halt as countries across the world imposed lockdowns. With

January 5, 2021
The Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics promise to make 2021 the greatest year of sport

As we fast approach the end of the year we should all allow ourselves to look forward to crawling out

October 26, 2020

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