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Olympic delay adds workload, costs and cash flow uncertainty

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GENEVA - Postponing the Tokyo Olympics to 2021 will make the event more costly for all parties, the International Olympic Committee acknowledged on Thursday, although it offered few details on what the final bill might be.
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How Are Sports Talk Hosts And Columnists Doing Their Jobs Without Any Sports Going On?

How Are Sports Talk Hosts And Columnists Doing Their Jobs Without Any Sports Going On?

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With sports on indefinite pause talk show hosts and columnists are faced with the choice: dip into the real world, or talk about sports, even though no games are being played.
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USWNT star Carli Lloyd says gold medal at 2021 Olympics would be 'satisfying enough' for retirement

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Lloyd will be 39 for the postponed Tokyo games
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Olympic officials face a logistical nightmare, from half a world away

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With a new countdown on, the IOC tries to facilitate Tokyo Games from Switzerland.
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Olympic hopefuls react to postponement of Tokyo Olympics

Olympic hopefuls react to postponement of Tokyo Olympics

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Summer Olympics will now begin July 23, 2021
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Games-World Games postponed to 2022 to avoid Tokyo Olympics clash

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The 2021 World Games have been pushed back by a year to avoid clashing with the Tokyo Olympics which were rescheduled due to the coronavirus pandemic, World Games organizers said on Thursday.
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