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Olympics chief Thomas Bach has agreed that 2021 was the "last option" for holding the delayed Tokyo Games, stressing that the postponement cannot go on forever.
Athletes who had already qualified for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics before they were postponed will keep their places when the showpiece takes place in 2021.
Olympic chief Thomas Bach says "all options are on the table" over finding a new date to hold the postponed Tokyo Games.
International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach said the 2020 Tokyo Olympics would not be cancelled but that a postponement was an option.
With less than five months to go before the Tokyo Olympics, International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach plans emergency talks.
Coca-Cola and Chinese dairy firm Mengniu have signed a deal to become joint sponsors of the Olympic Games from 2021 to 2032.
International Olympic Committee chief Thomas Bach has called the controversial gender case of Caster Semenya "extremely complicated and delicate".
International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach admits he's a fan of breakdancing's dizzy choreograph.
The IOC defended its stance on Russia despite being criticised for baulking at calls to ban the country outright from last year's Rio Olympics.
International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach wants governments to do more to combat drugs in sport.
Olympic chief Thomas Bach has called for vigilance and patience in preparations for the Tokyo Games, postponed a year until 2021 because of the coronavirus pandemic.
International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach says the postponed Tokyo Games will require "sacrifices and compromises" from all sides.
British track cyclist Callum Skinner has labelled International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach "arrogant" and "stubborn".
International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach says it will be "premature" to postpone the Tokyo Games.
The IOC will follow the World Health Organisation's recommendation on whether to cancel or postpone this year's Tokyo Olympics.
International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach praised Brisbane as the Australian city considers a bid to host the 2032 Games.
IOC President Thomas Bach said he has "a lot of sympathy" for Caster Semenya after the star SA runner lost her appeal in a landmark case against track and field's governing body.
IOC President Thomas Bach and other International Olympic Committee members are calling Tokyo the best prepared host city in recent memory.
Germany's Olympic discus champion Christoph Harting has called for International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach to resign.
Rio Olympic organisers get grilled by the International Olympic Committee on the preparations and water pollution concerns.
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