The Tokyo Olympics 2020 is now underway after a year-long postponement in the wake of the Covid pandemic.
Jameela News reports that the first events of the Games, including football and softball, began on Wednesday (21 July), and the opening ceremony will officially kick things off on Friday (23 July).
After serious talks, the Japanese and Olympic authorities decided to press ahead with this year’s Games, although the tournament will take place largely in empty stadiums due to the rising number of virus cases.
Sporting fans won’t be able to travel abroad to spectate at their favorite events, but you are still able to watch the action from home.
Here’s the full Olympics 2020 schedule