Tokyo olympics and paralympics to begin July 2021
The Tokyo Olympic Games will now officially begin on 23 July, 2021 and it will run to 8 August, 2021.
Remember, the event postponed for a year due to the Coronavirus pandemic.
According to information, the executive board had a meeting on Monday before the making the statement.
Also, the Olympics will still retain the name Tokyo 2020 despite taking place in 2021.
The Paralympic Games, meant to start on 25 August, 2020, will now take place between 24 August and 5 September, 2021