A jogger runs past the Olympic rings built to celebrate the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in Yokohama in June. Photo: Reuters A jogger runs past the Olympic rings built to celebrate the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in Yokohama in June. Photo: Reuters
A jogger runs past the Olympic rings built to celebrate the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in Yokohama in June. Photo: Reuters

Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Samoa withdraws weightlifters over Covid-19 curbs but other athletes to attend

  • Weightlifting team ‘cannot travel’ due to country’s state of emergency, says Samoa Olympic Committee president
  • ‘It’s terrible, it’s very disheartening,’ says Samoan weightlifting chief

Topic |   Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
A jogger runs past the Olympic rings built to celebrate the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in Yokohama in June. Photo: Reuters A jogger runs past the Olympic rings built to celebrate the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in Yokohama in June. Photo: Reuters
A jogger runs past the Olympic rings built to celebrate the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in Yokohama in June. Photo: Reuters
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