International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach arrives in Tokyo to a number of challenges two weeks ahead of the opening of the Olympic Games. Photo: IOC/Xinhua International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach arrives in Tokyo to a number of challenges two weeks ahead of the opening of the Olympic Games. Photo: IOC/Xinhua
International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach arrives in Tokyo to a number of challenges two weeks ahead of the opening of the Olympic Games. Photo: IOC/Xinhua

Tokyo Olympics: fans banned from Games venues in Japan capital amid spike in Covid-19 cases

  • The announcement came after the government decided to put the host city under another state of emergency until August 22
  • Athletes have begun to arrive in Tokyo and a handful of them have tested Covid-19 positive

Topic |   Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach arrives in Tokyo to a number of challenges two weeks ahead of the opening of the Olympic Games. Photo: IOC/Xinhua International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach arrives in Tokyo to a number of challenges two weeks ahead of the opening of the Olympic Games. Photo: IOC/Xinhua
International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach arrives in Tokyo to a number of challenges two weeks ahead of the opening of the Olympic Games. Photo: IOC/Xinhua
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