Tokyo Paralympics also postponed

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24th March, 2020 08:18:31 printer

Tokyo Paralympics also postponed

The 2020 Tokyo Paralympic Games have also been postponed by a year because of the global coronavirus pandemic.

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) says it gave its full support to the decision taken by the Japanese government and International Olympic Committee (IOC).

The Paralympics were due to take place between 25 August and 6 September.

As with the Olympics, the Paralympics must be held no later than the summer of 2021.


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