Japan sets sports event spectator cap at 10,000

Supporters cheer prior to the J.League Meiji Yasuda J2 match between V-Varen Nagasaki and Matsumoto Yamaga at transcosmos Stadium Nagasaki on June 13, 2021 in Isahaya, Nagasaki, Japan. (Photo by J.LEAGUE/J.LEAGUE via Getty Images)

The Japanese government will allow crowds of up to 10,000 at major events once it starts lifting Covid-19-related 'states of emergency' currently in place in the country