The Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympic Games are in doubt as Tokyo’s Covid-19 numbers continues to rise. Photo: AP The Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympic Games are in doubt as Tokyo’s Covid-19 numbers continues to rise. Photo: AP
The Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympic Games are in doubt as Tokyo’s Covid-19 numbers continues to rise. Photo: AP

Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games may be too big a gamble, disease expert says – ‘Is it like the attitude of a bad gambler?’

  • With Covid-19 numbers on the rise, infectious disease expert Kentaro Iwata says Japan is ‘facing far more danger than last year’
  • Variables such as vaccinations and full-contact sports also cause for concern, says Tokyo health and welfare professor

Topic |   Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
The Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympic Games are in doubt as Tokyo’s Covid-19 numbers continues to rise. Photo: AP The Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympic Games are in doubt as Tokyo’s Covid-19 numbers continues to rise. Photo: AP
The Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympic Games are in doubt as Tokyo’s Covid-19 numbers continues to rise. Photo: AP
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