Sumary of Chasing for Olympic gold in a time of Covid:
- The major Japanese newspaper Asahi Shimbun wants the Games canceled, as do the 400,000 people who signed an online petition..
- According to Dr. Aki Tonami, an international relations expert, the Japanese system “is simply not geared to make a radical U-turn at such a late point.”.
- Expected to join the delegation is new US Open golf champion Yuka Saso and fellow golfers Bianca Pagdanganan and Juvic Pagunsan, and skateboarder Margielyn Didal..
- At the 1964 Tokyo Games, boxer Anthony Villanueva lost to Snaislav Stepashkin of the Soviet Union in the final of the lightweight category….