SPORTS

Mar 31
The Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee has announced the new dates for the Tokyo Olympic Games. The Games were postponed until next year due to the global coronavirus pandemic.
(NHK)

Mar 30
The Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics organizing committee will likely support the idea of delaying the Games to July of next year.
(NHK)

Mar 29
About 79 percent of the public approves of Tuesday’s decision to postpone the 2020 Olympics by about a year in light of the coronavirus pandemic, a survey found Saturday. (Japan Times)

Mar 24
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach agreed Tuesday to postpone this summer’s Tokyo Olympics for one year due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Japanese leader said.
(NHK)

Mar 24
The International Olympic Committee is initiating talks with organizers as well as the governments of Tokyo and Japan on how to handle the Tokyo Games, including a possible postponement.
(NHK)

Mar 24
Japan is an interesting place if you are looking to place a wager. (newsonjapan.com)

Mar 23
The Tokyo Olympics are going to happen — but almost surely in 2021 rather than in four months as planned. (Japan Today)

Mar 23
The International Olympic Committee says it will begin discussions on how the Tokyo Games should be handled, including their possible postponement during the global coronavirus pandemic.
(NHK)

Mar 22
Hakuho seized a record-extending 44th top-level championship Sunday after outlasting fellow yokozuna Kakuryu at the Spring Grand Sumo Tournament.
(Japan Today)

Mar 21
The Olympic flame for the Tokyo 2020 Games has arrived in Japan from Greece.
(NHK)