In major international events, Kasumi Ishikawa showcased her talent, determination and ability to perform under pressure on the world stage.
Japan wins its third straight medal in the event, adding to a silver from London and bronze in Rio de Janeiro.
Up-and-coming gymnast Daiki Hashimoto finishes strong to capture the men’s all-around title.
The duo’s victory occurred in a fast-paced sport that was introduced to the Olympics in 1988.
"I feel a great responsibility being appointed captain of the Japanese delegation to the Olympics held in our own nation.”
Hitomi Niiya's triumph in the 2020 Houston Half Marathon kicked off a successful year that culminated with a national record in the women's 10,000 meters.
Luis Guil's father and uncles have worked as airplane pilots in his native Spain. Perhaps, then, it's not outrageous to suggest that there was...