CURTAINS CLOSE AT THE 2020 TOKYO OLYMPICS

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The 2020 Tokyo Olympics are officially over. They have taken place under extreme restrictions despite a one year delay because of the Corona Virus Pandemic.

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The French flag was raised inside the Olympic Stadium for the transition to Paris in 2024, Thomas Bach the IOC President declared the 2020 Olympics officially over.

“I declare the Games of the 32nd Olympiad closed. In accordance with tradition, I call upon the youth of the world to assemble in Paris, France, in three years’ time to celebrate the Games of the 33rd Olympiad,” said IOC president Thomas Bach.

As per the Olympics tradition, medals were presented.

Paris will organize the Games 100 years after last hosting the Olympics in 1924.

The Olympics in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic have come to an end and just like most of the competitions, no fans were in the stands.

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