Watch the Tokyo Bid Announcement As it Happened

In case you missed it on Saturday, watch the video above as Tokyo is announced as the hosts of the 2020 Olympic Games.

There’s still much more to come from the 125th session of the IOC, including learning of the fate of the future 26th sport for the 2020 and 2024 Olympics (wrestling vs. squash vs. baseball/softball), and the naming of a new president as the 12-year run of Jacques Rogge.

The video above was provided by the New York Times.

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I am sure we will find plenty of things that Japan does to moan about before 2020.

Origami has always annoyed me. Why just why?

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