Olympics likely to be postponed to 2021, additional details expected after four weeks

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March 24, 2020, 11:11 AM UTC

Several large sponsors, however, are unable to confirm the postponement.

This article references a USA Today report as per which The International Olympics Committee (IOC) has chosen to postpone the Olympics to 2021. According to IOC’s member Dick Pound, the details of the postponement would be developed in the next four weeks.

He adds that while the postponement has been decided, the parameters haven’t been. This follows close on the heels of IOC President Thomas Bach stating that a decision to postpone hasn’t been made yet.

However, Amber Holm, vice president of marketing at Bridgestone America said no official decision has been made. Toyota Motor America confirmed a decision by the IOC was still pending. A spokesperson for Coca-Cola said, “we are in constant communication with them and we fully support their commitment to deliver a safe event."

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