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Giant Olympic Rings are installed at the waterfront area at Odaiba Marine Park in Tokyo, Japan, ahea
Tokyo Olympics rescheduled for July 23, 2021, organizers say

The Games were postponed last week and the delay is the first in the 124-year history of the modern Olympics.

By REUTERS
30/03/2020
Tokyo asks people to stay home amid coronavirus, many venture out

Infections on Friday rose by a daily record 102, said public broadcaster NHK. Tokyo reported 40 new cases on Friday, bringing its total to 299.

By REUTERS
28/03/2020
A child poses for photographs with the Olympic rings in front of the Japan Olympic Museum in Tokyo ,
Japan to hold Olympics by summer 2021, will call it 'Tokyo 2020'

Abe was speaking to reporters after a phone call with IOC President Thomas Bach on postponing the Games amid growing concerns over the coronavirus pandemic.

By REUTERS
24/03/2020
SHOFAR SO GOOD for new Israeli Ian Kinsler, playing around in Jerusalem
Exclusive: Israel baseball brings Kinsler into the fold

With medal hopes growing, blue-and-white gets Tokyo commitment from 4-time MLB All-Star.

By DANNY GROSSMAN
23/03/2020
A child poses for photographs with the Olympic rings in front of the Japan Olympic Museum in Tokyo ,
Tokyo 2020 organizers plan for potential Olympic delay - sources

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has staked his legacy as Japan's longest-serving premier on the Games and is hoping for a boom in tourism and consumer spending.

By REUTERS
22/03/2020
Arrival of Olympic Flame from Greece to Japan
Olympic flame arrives in Japan amid worries of coronavirus cancellation

The torch relay in Greece was canceled to avoid drawing crowds.

By REUTERS
20/03/2020
Olympics
Suggested postponement of Tokyo Olympics dismissed as 'outrageous'

Haruyuki Takahashi, one of more than two dozen members of the Tokyo 2020 executive board, said the body had just started looking at scenarios for how the virus could affect the Games.

By REUTERS
11/03/2020
A child poses for photographs with the Olympic rings in front of the Japan Olympic Museum in Tokyo ,
Tokyo Olympics under threat as Japan struggles to contain coronavirus

Five months before the opening ceremony in Tokyo, health authorities around the world are scrambling to contain outbreaks of the flu-like virus.

By REUTERS
26/02/2020
Olympic Committee of Israel announces medal rewards

Israeli Olympians have plenty to shoot for in Tokyo, Baseball team to be compensated as a group

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
11/02/2020
Pitcher Joey Wagman
Israel's national baseball team making its way to the Olympics

Team Israel, Israel's national baseball team, provides inspiration to both Israelis and Diaspora Jews who take pride in its achievements

By DANNY GROSSMAN
11/02/2020
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