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Japan: IOC's Dubi praises completion of first 2020 Tokyo Olympics venue01:40

Japan: IOC's Dubi praises completion of first 2020 Tokyo Olympics venue

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December 11, 2017 at 22:54 GMT +00:00 · Published

International Olympics Committee Executive Director for the Olympic Games Christophe Dubi praised the completion of the Musashino Forest Sport Plaza, a 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games venue, at a press conference in Tokyo on Monday, hailing it as a 'very important milestone.'

"You've achieved a very important milestone with the completion of the first venue — the Musashino Forest Sport Plaza, a significant accomplishment for you," Dubi said.

"We look forward to receiving the reports on the other construction. I think there are six other venues that are underway, and there's two or three in the design stage," he added.

Dubi also advised that the organisers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games take note at the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, scheduled to kick off in a month, and make adjustments to their plans if necessary.

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International Olympics Committee Executive Director for the Olympic Games Christophe Dubi praised the completion of the Musashino Forest Sport Plaza, a 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games venue, at a press conference in Tokyo on Monday, hailing it as a 'very important milestone.'

"You've achieved a very important milestone with the completion of the first venue — the Musashino Forest Sport Plaza, a significant accomplishment for you," Dubi said.

"We look forward to receiving the reports on the other construction. I think there are six other venues that are underway, and there's two or three in the design stage," he added.

Dubi also advised that the organisers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games take note at the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, scheduled to kick off in a month, and make adjustments to their plans if necessary.

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