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Head of Tokyo Olympics again says games will not be canceled

Citrus County Chronicle 16 Apr 2021
TOKYO (AP) — The head of the Tokyo Olympics on Friday was again forced to assure the world that the postponed games will open in just over three months and not be canceled despite surging COVID-19 cases in Japan ... Get more from the Citrus County Chronicle ... Despite this, the International Olympic Committee and Tokyo organizers are pressing on.
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'Distance makes sense:' Semenya pins Olympic hopes on 5,000

Citrus County Chronicle 15 Apr 2021
That could be her best hope of running at this year's Tokyo Olympics after being barred from defending her 800-meter title ... That was outside the Olympic qualifying standard of 15.10.00 but Semenya has until the end of June to qualify for Tokyo. Get more from the Citrus County Chronicle.
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Huston, Zeuner head US national skateboarding team

Citrus County Chronicle 15 Apr 2021
VISTA, Calif. (AP) — Nyjah Huston and teenager Brighton Zeuner head the 2021 USA Skateboarding National Team announced Wednesday ... Skateboarding will make its Olympic debut at the Tokyo Games, which were postponed to this summer due to the coronavirus pandemic. Get more from the Citrus County Chronicle. Subscribe Today ... Rounding out the U.S ... Prep Zone ... .
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Australian Olympians prepare for a Tokyo Games like no other

Citrus County Chronicle 14 Apr 2021
SYDNEY (AP) — Australian athletes are preparing for a games like no other before them when the Tokyo Olympics start on July 23 — 100 days from Wednesday ... Get more from the Citrus County Chronicle ... The Tokyo Games were delayed by a year after coronavirus travel restrictions made it impossible to hold them in 2020.
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Tokyo Olympics: With 100 Days to Go, a Turbulent Timeline of The Pandemic-postponed Games

Yahoo Daily News 14 Apr 2021
From the unprecedented coronavirus postponement to sexism scandals and a ban on overseas fans, the path to staging the Tokyo Olympics has been far from smooth. With 100 days to go until the opening ceremony on 23 July, AFP chronicles Tokyo’s troubled journey to the Games.2013.
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Olympic torch runs through empty park in Osaka as cases rise

Citrus County Chronicle 13 Apr 2021
TOKYO (AP) — The torch relay for the Tokyo Olympics ran through a mostly empty Osaka city park on Tuesday, showing the risks of trying to hold the postponed games during a pandemic ... Get more from the Citrus County Chronicle ... That number could double when the next cycle is completed with the postponed Tokyo Games.
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Pandemic-postponed Tokyo 2020's turbulent Olympic timeline

Urdu Point 13 Apr 2021
Tokyo, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 13th Apr, 2021 ) .From the unprecedented coronavirus postponement to sexism scandals and a ban on overseas fans, the path to staging the Tokyo Olympics has been far from smooth. With 100 days to go until the opening ceremony on July 23, AFP chronicles Tokyo's troubled journey to the Games.
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Tokyo 2020's turbulent Olympic timeline

Supersport 13 Apr 2021
... to sexism scandals and a ban on overseas fans, the path to staging the Tokyo Olympics has been far from smooth.</p>With 100 days to go until the opening ceremony on 23 July, supersport.com chronicles Tokyo's troubled journey to the Games.</p><strong>2013.
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: With 100 days to go, a turbulent timeline of the pandemic-postponed Games

Yahoo Daily News 13 Apr 2021
From the unprecedented coronavirus postponement to sexism scandals and a ban on overseas fans, the path to staging the Tokyo Olympics has been far from smooth. With 100 days to go until the opening ceremony on 23 July, AFP chronicles Tokyo's troubled journey to the Games ... Tokyo Olympics 2020 ... Tokyo Olympics 2020 ... Tokyo Olympics 2020.
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Japan to start releasing Fukushima water into sea in 2 years

Citrus County Chronicle 13 Apr 2021
TOKYO (AP) — Japan's government decided Tuesday to start releasing massive amounts of treated radioactive water from the wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant into the Pacific Ocean in two years — an option fiercely opposed by local fishermen and residents ... Get more from the Citrus County Chronicle.
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Brazilian, US surfers win opening WSL event in Australia

Citrus County Chronicle 10 Apr 2021
NEWCASTLE, Australia (AP) — Defending World Surf League champion Italo Ferreira won an all-Brazilian men’s final Saturday over Gabriel Medina at the Newcastle Cup, the first of four WSL tour events in Australia over the next six weeks as the world’s top competitors prepare for the Tokyo Olympics ... Get more from the Citrus County Chronicle.
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Osaka issues virus spike warning, wants torch relay rerouted

Citrus County Chronicle 07 Apr 2021
TOKYO (AP) — Japan's Osaka prefecture issued a special warning Wednesday that a rapid surge in coronavirus cases is placing medical systems in the region at the verge of collapse and requested the cancellation of the Olympic torch relay along all public roads in the prefecture ... Get more from the Citrus County Chronicle.
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Take-out restaurant customers warned to be careful after fakes crop up during delivery boom: Fancy ...

The Daily Mail 06 Apr 2021
The restaurant once operated by Jason Teplitsky was forced to shut down in December after more than 20 years in operation, according to the San Francisco Chronicle ... as well as another Tokyo-based restaurant, Wagyu Mafia. ‘I don’t know what to think,’ Teplitsky told the Chronicle.
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Joy, delay and torch relay: Tokyo's turbulent Olympic timeline

Urdu Point 25 Mar 2021
Here, AFP chronicles Tokyo's troubled journey from being named host city in September 2013 to the Olympic flame finally hitting the streets of Japan a year late on March 25, 2021 ... Tears and cheers - news presenters shed tears and crowds erupt in delight as the International Olympic Committee Names Tokyo host of the 2020 Games.
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Tokyo Olympics timeline | From Covid-19 delay to sexism row

Deccan Herald 18 Feb 2021
From a historic coronavirus postponement to a sexism row prompting its top organiser to resign, the Tokyo 2020 Olympics have faced many hurdles ... Here, AFP chronicles Tokyo's Olympic journey.. News presenters shed tears and crowds erupt in delight in September as the International Olympic Committee names Tokyo host of the 2020 Games ... Tokyo 2020.
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