Olympic Summer Games in Tokyo postponed
Lausanne (RWH) For the first time in its 124-years history the Olympic Games will be postponed. Due to the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic the Olympic Summer Games, originally planned in Tokyo from 24th of July to 9th of August 2020, will be postponed. This was announced by the IOC in a joint pressrelease with the Organizing Committee of the Olympic Summer Games Tokyo 2020.
According to the IOC the Games must be rescheduled to a date beyond 2020 but not later than summer 2021