Japan Olympic chief Tsunekazu Takeda denies wrongdoing after being indicted for corruption
Saturday, 12 January 2019 () Japan's Olympic Committee chief Tsunekazu Takeda on Friday denied bribery or any wrongdoing after being indicted in France for corruption linked to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic bid.
The president of Japan's Olympic Committee, Tsunekazu Takeda, has been indicted in France on allegations of corruption, an official has confirmed, related to his country's successful bid to host the 2020 Olympics. Lauren Anthony reports.
According to a report by CNN, on Friday, a spokeswoman for the Paris Financial Prosecutor said that the head of the Japanese Olympic Committee, Tsunekazu Takeda was placed under formal investigation in..
Japan's Olympic Committee chief Tsunekazu Takeda, investigated in France for suspected corruption linked to the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, will not attend an... Reuters - SportsAlso reported by •euronews •Japan Today •News24 •Firstpost •NYTimes.com