Olympics Minister Tamayo Marukawa has confirmed that fans will be banned from all Olympic venues in Japanese capital Tokyo in response to the new coronavirus state of emergency.

TRINIDAD AND Tobago’s Olympic-bound cyclists Nicholas Paul, Kwesi Browne and Teniel Campbell will be joined by their respective foreign-based coaches for the Tokyo Games.

WOMEN’S track and field sprinter Kelly-Ann Baptiste will join legendary swimmer George Bovell III as the most capped TT Olympian, as she is set to make her fifth appearance at the 2020 Tokyo Games, from July 23-August 8.

Three athletes have been added to the TeamTTO delegation, making the total number 33 athletes and the biggest ever local squad to represent the country at an Olympic Games.

Sprinters Kai Selvon and Jonathan Farinha and field athlete Portious Warren were yesterday confirmed as the latest additions to the T&T team for the Tokyo Olympic Games in Japan from July 23 to August 8.