Gaffes and mis-steps have overshadowed Tokyo Olympic preparations


by The Independent

The Independent— From a controversy over the designs of the Olympic stadium to the latest resignation of the opening ceremony’s creative director, the Tokyo games have been dogged by misfortune.

Mail Online—Tokyo Olympics: Caeleb Dressel wins his THIRD gold of the Tokyo Olympics in the 100m butterfly. Dressel led right from the start and held off Hungary's Kristof Milak to win in 49.45 seconds, breaking the mark of 49.50 that he set two years ago at the 2019 world championships.

KSBW—Seaside rugby player prepares for Tokyo Olympics. U.S. rugby player and Seaside High School graduate Matai Leuta has arrived in Japan ahead of the Tokyo Olympics.

Los Angeles Times—Op-Ed: Preparing for Tokyo's 'Quiet Olympics'. The energy of the crowd has always been part of the glory of the Games. This year, not even family members will be allowed at the event.