The International Olympic Committee set aside US$800 million on Thursday for loans and payments arising from the pandemic that forced the 2020 Tokyo Olympics to be postponed, Japan Times reported.
On 4-5 May, the first online championship of Uzbekistan in the direction of pumse taekwondo was held.
There can be no guarantee the postponed Tokyo Olympics will take place next year, the chief executive of the Games has admitted.
The World Figure Skating Championships were postponed in March have been canceled all together due to the coronavirus pandemic.
World Athletics has put aside the weekend of 8-9 August, 2020, as the protected window for national championships this year, following the disruption of the international competition calendar by the coronavirus pandemic.
Tokyo Olympics and Paralympic Organizing Committee CEO Toshiro Muto said Friday that International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach’s scheduled visit to Japan in May has been canceled due to the new coronavirus pandemic.
FIFA has extended the age limit for the men’s football tournament at the rescheduled Tokyo Olympics to 24 from 23.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) may extend the IOC membership of the Athletes’ Commission representatives whose terms would have expired at this year’s Olympic Games in Tokyo.