Delaying Olympics by too lengthy a burden to athletes, JOC head says


TOKYO (Information) – Too lengthy of a delay to the Olympic Video games could be a burden to athletes making ready for the Tokyo 2020 video games, the president of the Japan Olympic Committee mentioned on Monday.

Yasuhiro Yamashita made the remark at a information convention on Monday, as hypothesis deepened that Japan could be compelled to delay the Olympics due to the widening coronavirus outbreak.

Reporting by Ju-min Park; Writing by David Dolan; Modifying by Toby Chopra