Olympic flame goes on limited display in Fukushima

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After a handover ceremony, the Olympic flame has gone on display in Fukushima, the region hit by an earthquake and nuclear meltdown in 2011. [more]

Qualified athletes go into limbo with Tokyo postponement

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U.S. athletes who had already qualified for the 2020 Olympics have taken to social media to express their mixed emotions after the Games' postponement. [more]

IOC president: Tokyo organizers inspired confidence, but global spread forced hand

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IOC President Thomas Bach said Wednesday that new coronavirus information prompted postponement of the 2020 Olympics despite organizers‘ sound preparations. [more]