Thomas Bach, president of the International Olympic Committee, has said that the Tokyo 2020 games could be scaled back. Photo: ReutersThomas Bach, president of the International Olympic Committee, has said that the Tokyo 2020 games could be scaled back. Photo: Reuters
Thomas Bach, president of the International Olympic Committee, has said that the Tokyo 2020 games could be scaled back. Photo: Reuters

Tokyo 2020: IOC to discuss easing protest ban at Olympics; considers downsizing Games

  • The current rule 50 of the charter tries to uphold political neutrality for the Olympics but allows athletes to express opinions in interviews after their events
  • Organisers reveal they are looking at ways of simplifying the Tokyo Games to meet the challenges posed by the coronavirus pandemic that forced their postponement
Topic |   Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
Thomas Bach, president of the International Olympic Committee, has said that the Tokyo 2020 games could be scaled back. Photo: ReutersThomas Bach, president of the International Olympic Committee, has said that the Tokyo 2020 games could be scaled back. Photo: Reuters
Thomas Bach, president of the International Olympic Committee, has said that the Tokyo 2020 games could be scaled back. Photo: Reuters
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