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Banning spectators from Tokyo Olympics ‘least risky’ option, experts warn – National

Japanese medical experts warned on Friday that holding the Olympics during the COVID-19 pandemic could increase infections and said banning spectators was the least risky option, setting the stage for a possible face-off with organizers. The experts, led by top health adviser Shigeru Omi, issued their warning in a report released after Tokyo 2020’s organizing committee chief told the Sankei newspaper she wanted...

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Saskatchewan standing behind Ethan Bear, denouncing racism in sport

Throughout the province, people are standing with Saskatchewan NHL player Ethan Bear. The 23-year-old Edmonton Oilers defenceman became the target of online racist comments during and following his team’s first-round playoff loss to the Winnipeg Jets.On Wednesday afternoon, Bear addressed the situation in a video on the Oilers’ social media channels. Read more: ‘It’s disgusting’ — Edmonton...

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Canadian swimming team calls off pre-Olympic training plan in Japan: report – National

The Canadian swimming team canceled their pre-Olympic training plan in Japan ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Summer Games over concerns about the coronavirus pandemic, Kyodo reported on Friday. The team is the latest of some 50 delegations that have pulled out of pre-Olympic training camps – the majority due to concerns over the pandemic as Tokyo and other major cities remain under a state of emergency aimed to contain a fourth wave of COVID-19...

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Nurse says COVID-19 outbreak cost them season

It wasn’t the last-minute move to Florida, the mad scramble to find housing, or playing so-called home games 2,000 kilometres from Toronto. The NBA pulled off a herculean task in playing amid the COVID-19 pandemic.But the coronavirus, says Nick Nurse, was what cost the Raptors a season that threw up numerous hurdles, and wasn’t a fair indication...

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