IOC president Thomas Bach said Tokyo 2020 going off next year will require athletes to meet specific travel and virus restriction demands to participate. Photo: AFPIOC president Thomas Bach said Tokyo 2020 going off next year will require athletes to meet specific travel and virus restriction demands to participate. Photo: AFP
IOC president Thomas Bach said Tokyo 2020 going off next year will require athletes to meet specific travel and virus restriction demands to participate. Photo: AFP

Tokyo 2020: IOC chief Thomas Bach says vaccines won’t be ‘silver bullet’ for staging Olympics

  • International Olympic Committee president declines to comment on whether Games will have fans
  • Bach asks athletes to accept travel demands for Tokyo in bid to pull off delayed Games in summer of 2021

Topic |   Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
IOC president Thomas Bach said Tokyo 2020 going off next year will require athletes to meet specific travel and virus restriction demands to participate. Photo: AFPIOC president Thomas Bach said Tokyo 2020 going off next year will require athletes to meet specific travel and virus restriction demands to participate. Photo: AFP
IOC president Thomas Bach said Tokyo 2020 going off next year will require athletes to meet specific travel and virus restriction demands to participate. Photo: AFP
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