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Tokyo relay to start in  disaster-hit Fukushima

Tokyo relay to start in disaster-hit Fukushima

TOKYO (AFP) – Tokyo Olympic organizers said Thursday that the torch relay for the 2020 Summer Games will begin in Fukushima, a region devastated by the 2011 tsunami and resulting nuclear disaster. The route for the relay, scheduled to start on March 26, 2020, was approved by the Japanese organising committee at a meeting with […]

Work cut out for Torres

Veteran long jumper Marestella Torres remains hopeful things will work out on her third try as the country’s representative in the upcoming Rio Olympics.

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