The Tokyo Olympics Postponed To 2021

March 24, 2020
Olympics

Richard Heathcote / Staff

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The Olympics have never been rescheduled in peacetime. In 1916, 1940 and 1944, the Games were canceled because of world wars.

Following a call with Japanese Prime Minister Abe Shinzo, the International Olympic Committee has agreed that the games will now be held "beyond 2020 but not later than summer 2021."

You can read a full statement HERE!