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Tokyo 2020: The Olympic Heat Wave RiskYanai Yumiko

If recent weather trends continue, the 2020 Tokyo Olympics are likely to take place in the middle of a heat wave. Yanai Yumiko, a sports writer who has covered events around the world, considers the impact the intense heat is likely to have on the athletes.
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Bringing the Games Back to Japan

On September 7, the IOC will decide which city will host the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, and Tokyo is a strong contender. We asked Takeda Tsunekazu, president of the Tokyo Olympic bid, to share his thoughts on the prospects for a second Tokyo Games and on sports as a human pursuit.
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