Tokyo 2020 offers me a rare opportunity to feature handball on this blog, with a nice profile of Nikola Karabatic and Rodrigo Corrales, professional teammates but national team rivals with a potential Tokyo 2020 matchup looming.
World Pentathlon: Lena Schoeneborn looked back on her surprise Beijing 2008 triumph.
Might we see high jumping legend Blanka Vasic at Tokyo 2020?
Multiple gold medalist Michael Johnson chatted with Laureus on civil rights and the continued needed attention on racial equality.
Lithuanian basketball stalwart Jona Maciulius makes a pitch for a return to the Olympics, but in 3x3.
A star table tennis player in India, Sathiyan Gnanasekaran hopes that the Tokyo 2020 delay boosts his qualification.
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At Rio 2016's Barra Olympic Park
Header: Kallimamaro stadium in Athens, site of the first modern Olympics in 1896