Star Trek legend George Takei seemingly announced that he would be the final torchbearer to light the Olympic Flame in Tokyo in 2021.
The Tokyo Olympics will open next year in the same time slot scheduled for this year's games.
COVID-19 prompted the postponement of Tokyo 2020, but this is not the first time the Olympics have not occurred during their scheduled year.
Japan’s NHK public television says Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will propose a one-year postponement for the Tokyo Olympics during talks with IOC President Thomas Bach.
The Tokyo Olympics are probably going to happen, but almost surely in 2021 rather than in four months as planned.
The Olympic flame has arrived in Japan from Greece. Next comes the torch relay around the country, which is scheduled to start Thursday in northern Japan.
And the rapidly spreading virus that has infected more than 81,000 people globally and left more than 2,750 dead, mostly in China, continues to threaten the Tokyo Olympics which begin July 24.
A senior member of the International Olympic Committee is casting doubt on the possibility of postponing, moving or scattering this summer’s Tokyo Games because of the deadly coronavirus outbreak, saying organizers will probably either hold the event or cancel it.
In 1980, Team USA’s victory over the Soviet Union’s national ice hockey team — then believed to be unbeatable — was and still is nothing short of miraculous.
Nike has revealed the environmentally conscious uniforms Team USA will wear at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo.
Athletic gear maker Nike has given a sneak peek at the uniforms Team USA will wear at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo.
USA Gymnastics has made changes both obvious and subtle as it attempts to recover from the largest sexual abuse scandal in sports history.
U.S. women’s soccer star Megan Rapinoe vowed that Olympians would “not be silenced” in the face of the International Olympic Committee’s ban on protests at medal ceremonies and official venues.
The bed frames in the Athletes Village at this year's Olympics will be made of cardboard. Sturdy cardboard.
Evidence shows that Russian authorities tampered with a Moscow laboratory database to hide hundreds of potential doping cases, investigators said.
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