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  1. FILE PHOTO: Naotoshi Yamada poses for a photo at his office in Tokyo

    Superfan Yamada dies with unfulfilled Tokyo 2020 dream

    Superfan Naotoshi Yamada, famous in Japan for having been to every Summer Games since 1964, has died aged 92 with an unfulfilled dream of watching ...
  2. Naotoshi Yamada became the darling of the local and international media

    Japan's 'Uncle Olympics' dies with unfulfilled Tokyo 2020 dream

    Superfan Naotoshi Yamada, famous in Japan for having been to every Summer Games since 1964, has died aged 92 with an unfulfilled dream of watching ...
  3. Toyota's Human Support Robot delivers a basket to a woman in a wheelchair at a demonstration o

    Olympics: Tokyo 2020 unveils robots to help wheelchair users, workers

    Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics organisers launched their ambitious Robot Project on Friday, unveiling two of the robots designed to assist ...
  4. Toyota's Human Support Robot delivers a basket to a woman in a wheelchair at a demonstration o

    Tokyo 2020 unveils robots to help wheelchair users, workers

    Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics organisers launched their ambitious Robot Project on Friday, unveiling two of the robots designed to assist ...
  5. FILE PHOTO -Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics

    Japan may admit North Korean athletes for Games - Kyodo

    Japan will consider allowing North Korean athletes into the country to compete in the 2020 Olympics despite sanctions currently banning any from ...
  6. The main sector hoping to use the 2020 Games as a spur to innovation is transport

    Japan eyes 2020 Olympics to retake place on tech podium

  7. Naotoshi Yamada poses for a photo at his office in Tokyo

    Olympics: Japan's superfan looks to complete Olympic circle in 2020

    For most people, going to watch the Olympics is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity but for 92-year-old superfan Naotoshi Yamada it has become a ...
  8. Naotoshi Yamada poses for a photo at his office in Tokyo

    Japan's superfan looks to complete Olympic circle in 2020

    For most people, going to watch the Olympics is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity but for 92-year-old superfan Naotoshi Yamada it has become a ...
  9. Logos of Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics are seen on the Mitsui Main Building which is designat

    Olympics: Tokyo great-grandmother proves it's never too late to learn

    Great-grandmother Setsuko Takamizawa is determined to prove that it is never too late to learn as she bids to conquer the English language before ...
  10. Thailand's weightlifting ban includes the Tokyo Olympics and qualifying rounds

    Thailand bars weightlifters from Olympics after doping tests

    Thailand is barring its weightlifters from the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and all other international competitions, the association overseeing the sport ...