The postponement has been decided, says Dick Pound
"On the basis of the information, the postponement has been decided. The parameters going forward have not been determined, but the Games are not going to start on July 24, that much I know," Dick Pound said.
A number of nations advocate Olympics to be postponed
While the Olympic Committee in Canada decided to not send the athletes to Tokyo Olympics, the Australian Olympic Committee also asked their athletes to begin Olympic preparation for the summer of 2021.
The National Olympic committees in Brazil and Slovenia also vouch for a postponement to next year.
Furthermore, the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency also feels the Games should be called-off.