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Seto wins 400m medley at Swimming Worlds, clinches olympic berth

July 29, 2019

Gwangju, South Korea–Daiya Seto won gold in the men’s 400-meter individual medley at 4:08:95 at the FINA World Swimming Championships in Gwangju, South Korea, on Sunday, securing a berth in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. This is the third medal for

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Road to Tokyo 2020: Japan Faces Challenge of Averting Recession after Games

July 28, 2019

Tokyo- Massive public spending related to the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games may inevitably be followed by an economic slowdown, leaving the Japanese government to face the challenge of averting a serious downturn. After the previous Tokyo Games in

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2019 World Championships: Swimming

July 27, 2019

Gold medallist Russia’s Anton Chupkov (C), silver medallist Australia’s Matthew Wilson (L) and bronze medallist Japan’s Ippei Watanabe (R) pose after the final of the men’s 200m breaststroke event during the swimming competition at the 2019 World Championships at Nambu

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2020 Tokyo Olympics: Badminton

July 27, 2019

Nozomi Okuhara of Japan hits a return during her women’s singles semi-final match against Michelle Li of Canada at the Japan Open badminton tournament, a test event ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, in Tokyo on July 27, 2019.

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Japan Football

July 27, 2019

Japanese football club Vissel Kobe chairman Hiroshi Mikitani (L) and Belgian football player Thomas Vermaelen (R) exchange a contract during a press conference at Noevir Stadium in Kobe on July 27, 2019. (Photo by Kazuhiro NOGI / AFP) Jiji Press

2020 Tokyo Olympics: Badminton

July 26, 2019

This picture shows inside view of Musashino Forest Sport Plaza, venue for the badminton and modern pentathlon competitions at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, while badminton Japan Open being held as a test event ahead of Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games,

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Ceremony marks one year until 2020 Tokyo Games

July 24, 2019

Tokyo–A ceremony to mark exactly one year before the start of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games was held in Japanese capital on Wednesday. The ceremony was attended by about 4,000 people including junior and senior high school students from Tokyo

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Tokyo Olympic medal design unveiled

July 24, 2019

Tokyo–The design of the Olympic medals for the 2020 Tokyo Summer Games were unveiled on Wednesday, featuring a unique, rose-like swirl pattern. Curved lines are engraved at different angles on the reverse face, producing a swirl pattern that reflects light

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