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The 2020 Summer Olympics have been postponed from their July 24-August 9 date because of the Covid-19 pandemic and will now take place in 2021 from July 23 to August 8. The Games will keep the name Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020.

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Olympic cycling star may have announced her retirement, but she still has much to offer the sport and the city.
City honours system that traditionally rewards retired officials, politicians, business and influential figures enhances its credibility and relevance.
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Fencer’s Edgar Cheung Ka-long and Vivian Kong Man-wai and Hong Kong men’s football team have added to the city’s success at last year’s Tokyo Olympics with exceptional results. Their achievements have provided welcome relief from the city’s ongoing battle with Covid-19
After woeful Tokyo 2020 Olympics, the Chinese FA has to choose new coach and get star player Wang Shuang back with game’s best.
Successor to Yoshihide Suga needs to be reasonable in Tokyo’s relations with Beijing for the sake of regional stability and a smooth post-pandemic recovery.
Games delivered on sporting side despite 12-month delay for Covid-19 but legacy remains unclear as positive cases spiral in Japan and all eyes move to Beijing.
Hong Kong’s participation in the Olympics proves Beijing hasn’t broken all its promises. Our sports stars have shown that Hongkongers, when left alone in the arenas they have been promised, can deliver.
SCMP ColumnistPeter Kammerer
Tokyo 2020 is a landmark example to a world trying to maintain normal life in uncharted territory.
Gauging Olympic success is not always a simple matter, but the ultimate winners from Tokyo are those who overcame unprecedented difficulties to compete.
SCMP ColumnistCliff Buddle
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