Nothing can stop Olympics from going ahead: IOC's Coates

Agence France-Presse

Posted at May 08 2021 11:25 AM

International Olympic Committee Vice President John Coates was adamant Saturday that nothing could stop the Tokyo Olympics from going ahead, despite ongoing risks from COVID-19.

Asked by AFP if there was any scenario in which the Games, which are due to start in July, could be cancelled or postponed at this late stage, he replied: "No, there's not."

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