Recent News: Currently, the Olympic Games were to be held from 24 July to 9 August and the Paralympic Games from 25 August to 6 September. Japan has decided to postpone the Tokyo Olympics until 2021 due to the growing outbreak of the Coronavirus, but the Olympic light still remains in Japan.
History: The Olympic Games is a competition in which players from almost all countries participate in winter and summer competitions. The earliest in ancient times were held in 1896 in Athens, the capital of Greece. Its Olympic name was fetched from being played on Mount Olympia
Overview: Even before the Olympics have been postponed, which is as follows:
Three times in Olympic history so far it has happened that the Olympics had to be cancelled, which were cancelled due to the World War. Currently, for the fourth time, the Olympic has to be cancelled due to Coronavirus which is as follows-
1. 1916 – First World War
2. 1940 – World War II
3. 1944 – World War II
4. 1920 – Coronavirus (Covid-19)