Track & Field Edition!
Liz Clay is poised to make her major international championship debut at Tokyo this year, and extend an Australian strength in sprint hurdling.
Belarusian Maksim Nedasekau put his name on the high jumpers to watch list after his victory over favorite and defending champion Gianmarco Tamberi at the World Indoors earlier this month.
Patryk Dobek is a 400 meter hurdles specialist who won the world indoor 800 meter title in his first senior level competition.
Asuka Terada is Japan's leading 100 meter hurdler...coming back to track & field for a try at Tokyo 2020 after a stint at rugby sevens.
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At Rio 2016's Barra Olympic Park
Header: Kallimamaro stadium in Athens, site of the first modern Olympics in 1896