Tokyo 2020 Olympics officially postponed until 2021

The Tokyo Olympics were postponed until 2021 on Tuesday, ending weeks of speculation that the games could not go ahead as scheduled because of the coronavirus pandemic, reports ESPN.  The International Olympic Committee made the decision after speaking with the Japan Prime Minister and local organizers. The IOC said the games will be held “not later than summer 2021” but they will still be called the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.