A whole day passed. The Chinese athletes did not win any gold. One of their days passed with great regret. In the meantime, the United States and Japan have overtaken China. The host Japan has made a bet. The host country of the Games is at the top, leaving everyone behind.
The Chinese regrets are heightened by the mixed doubles rate of table tennis. The Chinese are the best in table tennis. At least in the last three Olympics. They have not lost in table tennis since the 2004 Athens Olympics. But this time they have lost in mixed doubles.
In the mixed doubles event for the first time, Japan’s Jun Mizutani and Mima Ito defeated China’s Jin Xu and Xiuen Liu 4-3. Favorite China won the first two sets! But in the end they lost. He was sure to miss out on a gold medal.
This is the first time that skateboarding has been added to the Olympics. Momizi Nishia, a 13-year-old schoolgirl from Japan, won a gold medal in the event. Silver was won by 18-year-old Raisa Leal of Brazil. Bronze also went to Japan. Another 13-year-old girl Funa Nakayama got it.
Today’s surprise was Katie Ledecky’s rate. The American swimmer, who won gold medals in the 200m, 400m and 800m freestyle at the Rio Olympics, held the Olympic and world record. Arian Titmas of Australia lost to Tokyo Olympics in 400m freestyle this time!
Bangladesh’s presence is returning to the Olympics tomorrow. Roman Sana will play against Tom Hall of Great Britain in the first round of the personal recurve tomorrow. The two will meet tomorrow at 10:16 Bangladesh time. Let’s share an interesting information before this match. Tom Hall has a PhD in Chemistry!
Till yesterday, 40 countries were named in the medal list of Tokyo Olympics. Today, 11 more countries are happy to receive the medal. Organizer Japan has finally risen to the top of the medal list. Japan won five golds yesterday and three more today.