By Celestine Ajayi
Overseas fans will be barred from the 2021 Tokyo Olympics because of ongoing coronavirus concerns, organisers announced Saturday.
“In order to give clarity to ticket holders living overseas and to enable them to adjust their travel plans at this stage, the parties on the Japanese side have come to the conclusion that they will not be able to enter into Japan at the time of the Olympic and Paralympic Games,” the Tokyo 2020 organising body said in a statement.
The International Olympic Committee and International Paralympic Committee “fully respect and accept this conclusion”, the statement added.
Recall that the Olympics has been postponed due to COVID 19 pandemic.
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