The Olympics in 2020 has been delayed by six months to allow for the reconstruction of the Olympic Village, which has been ravaged by the typhoon.

The opening ceremony is scheduled for August 4 and the Closing Ceremony on August 10, 2019.

There will be three days of training at the Olympic Park, but the Olympic Torch relay will be held on August 21.

All athletes and spectators will have to attend an official ceremony to receive medals and be recognised as Olympic athletes.

The Olympics in 2021 will be staged in Rio de Janeiro.

It will be the last time an Olympics is held in South America.

Brazil has lost its Olympic bid and is in the process of bidding for the 2024 Games in Tokyo.

Japan has also decided to withdraw from the race.

This article was originally published on The Sun.