Pfizer Donating COVID Vaccine for Tokyo 2020 Athletes Amid Calls to Cancel Games

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Pfizer is pledging to donate thousands of doses of its COVID vaccine to inoculate Olympic athletes in the hopes of saving the Games ... this, in the wake of a new movement in Japan to call the whole thing off. The pharmaceutical company -- alongโ€ฆ

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Published on May 5, 2021 -  01:41

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2020 Summer Olympics

Games of the XXXII Olympiad, to be held in Tokyo, Japan
Alex Yee is selected to represent Britain at this summer's Olympic triathlon - meaning Alistair Brownlee will not defend his title in Tokyo.
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Two-time Olympic 10,000m champion Mo Farah will attempt to qualify for the Tokyo Games at the British Athletics Championships on 25 June.
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Team GB will not be set medal targets for the Tokyo Olympics, says the British Olympic Association.
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British Rowing have announced a 45-strong squad to compete in Tokyo, including 37 debutants.
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Disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2
All adults in England are expected to be able to book a COVID-19 jab "by the end of this week", the head of the NHS has said.
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The number of new coronavirus cases has dropped for seven weeks in a row - the longest decline since the start of the pandemic, according to the head of the..
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Olympic Games

Major international sport event
Before this sporty sprout was known as an Olympic figure skater, he was just another kid riding around the neighborhood! This talented tot grew up to be one..
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Sky Brown, 12, is another step closer to becoming Britain's youngest ever Olympian, but must wait for the formal selection process to find out if she will make..
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