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The ex­panded pro­gram for Tokyo 2020 will fea­ture 33 sports and 321 events – twin records for the Games. (Ac­tu­ally, there will be 34 sports con­tested – the IOC in its wis­dom has brack­eted base­ball and soft­ball to­gether to curb any gen­der-re­lated grum­bles.)

Here are the new sports and events ap­proved by the In­ter­na­tional Olympic Com­mit­tee for theTokyo 2020 Games.The IOC has an­nounced its aim with the changes is to be “more youth­ful, more ur­ban and in­clude more women”.

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