Olympics Dates Confirmed

02 Apr 2020

The Tokyo Olympic Games will start on 23 July, 2021 and run to 8 August, after being postponed for a year.

The International Olympic Committee's executive board met on Monday to make the decision.

The Olympics will still be called Tokyo 2020 despite taking place in 2021.

The Paralympic Games, originally due to start on 24 August, 2020, will now take place between 24 August and 5 September, 2021.