The International Olympic Committee (IOC) said on Tuesday that president Thomas Bach will stand unopposed in the presidential election that is scheduled for March next year.
But Bach stressed that in the end it will be up to the athletes themselves to decide whether or not to take a vaccine.
Olympic participants and fans arriving for next year’s postponed Tokyo Olympics are likely to face requirements to be vaccinated to protect the Japanese public, IOC President Thomas Bach said Monday...
Yoriko Koike said that they were strongly determined and together with the IOC, they would stage safe and secure Olympic Games.
The IOC chief is scheduled to visit the Olympic village and the Olympic Stadium on Tuesday afternoon, as per the organisers.
Bach joined the ceremony virtually from Lausanne, with the award being collected on his behalf by the former UN Secretary-General, His Excellency Ban Ki-moon.
The IOC denied claims that President Thomas Bach intervened to help steer an Olympic official implicated in corruption away from France where the investigation has been led.
With 500 days to go before the opening of the 2022 Winter Olympic Games, International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has lauded Beijing 2022 for being a historic event which will...
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