The international Olympic committee yesterday announced the new date as July 23 to August 8, 2021, for Tokyo summer Olympics. Establishing Japan’s economy desolation and creating problems for large number of sponsors.
The original dates were July 24 to August 8 this year. But it was postponed last week as the world is thinking of social distancing for several months due to this corona outbreak. In the history of Olympic Games It was moved in 1916, 1940 and 1944: all cancelled due to world war. However athletes who are already qualified and the quota places assigned already for Olympic Games 2020 will remain unchanged.
The IOC president was thankful to international federations for their extraordinary support and the continental associations of national Olympic committees for the great support given for the consultation process in the last few days.