Tokyo Olympics team has 'cast-iron will' for 2021 event, says Sebastian Coe
- World Athletics president confident Games will happen in 2021
- Daily coronavirus cases in Japan reached record level this week
Sebastian Coe, the World Athletics president, believes the organisers of the Tokyo Olympics have a “cast-iron will” to stage next year’s event and is highly confident they will go ahead.
Japan had a record daily number of coronavirus cases on Wednesday, with 555 people in hospital with serious symptoms, prompting health experts to urge people not to travel in the run-up to the new year holidays.
Source: Athletics- The Guardian