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IOC VP John Coates Urges Tokyo To Speed Up Olympic Stadium Construction

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 08 / 26 / 15

A top IOC official "urged Japan on Tuesday to speed up the troubled construction of Tokyo's new national stadium for delivery by January 2020, but the Japanese minister in charge of the Games cautioned this may not be possible," according to Mari Yamaguchi of the AP. IOC VP John Coates said that "he...

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