Tokyo 2020 chief does not rule out cancellation of Games amid Covid scare
The head of the Tokyo 2020 organising committee Toshiro Muto has not ruled out the cancellation of the Olympic Games amid the Covid-19 scare
21 Jul 07:11 · Business-Standard
Tokyo 2020 chief doesn't rule out cancelling Games if cases spike
The chief of the Tokyo 2020 organising committee yesterday did not rule out cancelling the Olympics if Covid-19 cases spiked, as more athletes tested positive for the virus and sponsors ditched plans to attend Friday's opening ceremony. Asked at a news conference if the...
21 Jul 06:00 · thenewpaper
Olympics: Tokyo 2020 chief does not rule out cancelling Games
TOKYO: The chief of the Tokyo 2020 organising committee on Tuesday (Jul 20) did not rule out a last-minute cancellation of the Olympics, as more ...
20 Jul 18:55 · CNA
Olympics chief Toshiro Muto doesn't rule out cancelling Games if Covid-19 cases spike
Asked at a news conference if the Games might still be cancelled, Toshiro Muto said he would keep an eye on infection numbers and liaise with other organisers if necessary.
20 Jul 18:50 · RNZ
Tokyo 2020 chief doesn't rule out cancelling Games
The chief of the Tokyo 2020 organising committee on Tuesday did not rule out cancelling the Olympics if COVID-19 cases spiked, as more athletes tested positive for the virus and sponsors ditched plans to attend Friday's opening ceremony.
20 Jul 18:48 · Bdnews24
Tokyo 2020: Toshiro Muto not ruling out 11th-hour cancellation of Olympics due to Covid-19
The head of the organising committee for the Tokyo Olympics has not ruled out a last-minute cancellation of the Games.
20 Jul 18:25 · Sky Sports
Tokyo Olympics Chief Declines to Rule Out Cancelation of Games
Toshiro Muto said at a news conference he is watching the infection numbers, with 71 coronavirus cases already reported since July 1 of people accredited to participate in the Games or be there in some capacity.
20 Jul 18:12 · VOA Zimbabwe
Tokyo 2020 chief Muto does not rule out 11th-hour cancellation of Games
Toshiro Muto said he would keep an eye on infection numbers and hold discussions with organizers if necessary.
20 Jul 16:30 · The Jerusalem Post
Tokyo 2020 chief doesn't rule out last-minute cancellation of Games
The head of the organizing committee for the Tokyo Olympics on Tuesday did not rule out a last-minute cancellation of the global sporting showpiece, amid rising COVID-19 cases that have presented organizers with mounting challenges.
20 Jul 14:02 · National Post
Tokyo 2020 organizing committee chief won't rule out last-minute cancellation of Olympics
A last-minute cancellation of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics is still possible, the chief of the Games' organizing committee said. The announcement comes as more athletes tested positive for COVID-19.
20 Jul 12:36 · ESPN
Tokyo Olympics chief doesn’t rule out last gasp cancellation of Games
Muto: ‘We can’t predict what will happen with the number of coronavirus cases’
20 Jul 11:26 · The Irish Times
Tokyo 2020 chief doesn’t rule out last-minute cancellation of Olympics if COVID-19 cases spike
Rising COVID-19 cases in Tokyo have cast a large shadow over an event that, having already been postponed last year because of the pandemic, will now take place without spectators
20 Jul 10:50 · The Globe and Mail
Last-minute cancellation of Tokyo Olympics not ruled out by organizing chief
With coronavirus cases rising for athletes rising in the week leading up to the Olympics, the head of the Tokyo 2020 organizing committee didn't rule out the possibility of a last-minute cancellation
20 Jul 00:00 · The Washington Times