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Dakar’s 2022 YOG delayed to 2026 amid Covid-19 impact

Senegal President Macky Sall (middle) and IOC President Thomas Bach (r) at host city signing ceremony (NATACHA PISARENKO/AFP via Getty Images)

The 2022 edition of the Youth Olympic Games in Dakar, Senegal will not take place until 2026 after a four-year postponement was agreed upon by the International Olympic Committee and the Senegalese authorities