Tokyo Olympics to be cancelled? Organising Committee President Yoshiro Mori answers


The President of Olympic Organising Committee Yoshiro Mori said that if the current condition of The Novel Coronavirus pandemic is not controlled by next year, then there will be high chances that the Games will be cancelled.

Mori was asked whether the games will be postponed to 2022, if the Coronavirus pandemic still manages to stay the next year. Mori replied and said that there is no chances to postponed the games yet again.

“No, in that case, it is cancelled,” Mori said in an interview to Nikkan Sports.

Earlier this year, the Tokyo Olympics was postponed for the first time in the known history. The Games were cancelled in the past, but it was never delayed.

Canada and Australia Federation already said that they would not send their athletes if the Tokyo Olympic will held ahead this year.

Now as per scheduled the games will be held from July 23 to August 8, 2021 while the Paralympics will be held from August 24 to September 5, 2021.

As all the sports action has come to halt across the world due to Coronavirus pandemic.

World wide, around 3 million peoples are tested positive for Coronavirus pandemic and over 210,00 are died due to this deadly virus.


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