Olympic Games 2021: The Top Five Stars in Tokyo – Olympics – Sports

There is no better place than the Olympics to win, enforce the law and be called the best, and here few athletes come to establish themselves as the best in the world.

It will be games where idols are scarce, after Usain Bolt (athletics) and Michael Phelps (swimming) withdrew, but that’s not a hindrance to having a show. Tokyo will be key to the dedication of some and the birth of the other athletes the world will set its eyes on.

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Invoicing, confirmation

Simone Biles She took a year off after the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, resumed training and is ready for Tokyo.

At the 2016 exhibitions, he won 4 gold and 1 bronze, and at the world championships he already won 25 metals, 19 gold, surpassing Vitaly Scherbo’s 23.

Biles said Tokyo would be his last game, although in the gymnastics world they say it will depend on what happens in that city. He was born on the 14th of March 1997 in Columbus, Ohio (USA).

To the already known data related to her childhood, we must add, according to her confession, the sexual abuse that the doctor of the American team Larry Nassar was subjected to for years, and her life imprisonment.

“I am also one of the many survivors of sexual assault by Larry Nassar,” Biles wrote on her Twitter account. “I have to constantly go back to the same training center where I was abused. Most of you know me to be a happy, giggling, lively girl. But lately I’ve been feeling broken, and the more I try to shut the voice in my head, the louder the screaming. I’m no longer afraid to tell my story.”

In Rio de Janeiro she won the gold in the team final and in the singles she was the best in the overall singles, jump and floor, while she won the bronze medal in the crossbar.
He arrived in Tokyo and took action. His coach, Cecil Landy, confirmed that the US women’s gymnastics team, led by Simon Biles, is not sleeping in the villa for fear of transmission of Covid-19 infection.

Djokovic for the brand

Novak Djokovic

After overcoming the first three major championships this season and the absence of many stars, Novak Djokovic He has a fantastic opportunity to take another step towards the Gold Slam (all four Grand Slams plus the Olympic gold medal in the same year), a feat only Steffi Graf has achieved.

Djokovic looks, more than ever, as the favorite for Olympic gold, a title missing from his record. I come from Australia winner Roland Garros and Wimbledon in the same season, and he’s just lacking an Olympic gold medal and a US Open, which would make him a legend in the sport.

He arrived at the Olympic event full of confidence after winning the first three tournaments of the year and equaling the record 20 Grand Slams for his two great rivals, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer, both absent from Tokyo, although the Serbs still remember the disappointment at Rio 2016.

The main contenders for gold for Djokovic must be one of the top 20 members present in Tokyo (Medvedev, Tsitsipas, Zverev, Rublev, Karino, Hurkacz, Schwartzman, Auger-Aliassime and Monfils), although we must not lose sight of the two former members in the top ten. The first: Britain’s Andy Murray, Olympic champion in 2012 and 2016 but has since been hampered by injuries, and veteran Kei Ni Chikori, who will want to make his mark on his home soil.

“I know there are many things at stake here, this history may be at stake, and I feel privileged to finally have a role. I worked hard for it (…), but there is still a long way to go,” said the Serb.

“I don’t want to compare myself to anyone or spend energy and time thinking about what might or might not happen,” he replied when asked about the possibility of becoming the greatest tennis player ever.

Dressel, to the pool

Caleb Dressel

Caleb Dressel, American swimmer.

Caleb Dressel was born on August 16, 1996 in Green Cove Springs, Florida (USA) and comes to pick up the legacy she opened at the Rio Olympics, winning gold in the 4x100m relay, a test in which Michael Phelps testified, which He hopes to reconfirm it in Tokyo.

Dressel is the best swimmer today, that’s what his stats say. At the 2017 World Cup in Budapest, he won eight gold medals, a record, and a year later, in Gwangju (South Korea), he won six gold and two silver.

In Tokyo, he will compete in the 50 and 100 meter freestyle, 100 meter butterfly, 4 x 100 meter freestyle, 4 x 100 medley, and 4 x 100 medley.

Her brilliant packaging and quiet management of the sport in times of pandemic promise a show at the Tokyo Games Basin: American phenomenon Dressel is presented from the start as the man called to be the protagonist.
Duplantis, above

Without a doubt, Armand Duplantis is the king of the heights. He is only 21 years old and has yet to tap his full potential. Pole vaulting is his specialty. He is the current world record holder, with 6.15m outside and 6.18m indoor.
The Olympics in Tokyo will be his first Olympics and he wants gold, so that no one would consider it out of the question.

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The shaft he uses was designed by his father, Greg, who is his coach. His mother, Helena Hedlund, was an athlete, participated in the heptathlon and also played volleyball.
“My father advises me on technical issues, it is expensive to help me. About the current situation, since last year I miss people in stadiums, something that will happen in Tokyo. I wish there were people watching me jump,” he said.

He was born in Louisiana (USA) on November 10, 1999 and holds Swedish citizenship. He broke that 6.15m record in Rome last year, lowering the record set by Sergei Bubka by 26 years. He doesn’t miss out on what he did, but just says he’s doing his job.

“I just got better. If you work hard and don’t put mental limits on yourself, you can achieve great things. I try not to put barriers on myself because I know I can achieve great things and do things that people don’t think are possible. I try to fly higher one day,” a Tokyo figure said. After a day, it will be easier.”

Lyles not Bolt

The show is taken at the Olympic Games 100 meters, and is the most emblematic race in athletics and the world of sport. Farewell Usain Bolt He’s left a huge void, but Hoah Lyles is poised to be the new King of Speed. He has his records backing him up: 9.86 seconds in the 100 meters and 19.50 seconds in the 200 meters smooth. He won the gold in the 200m and in the 4×100 relay at the last World Championships in Athletics in Qatar. At just 23 years old, he arrived in Tokyo to win these two competitions and build his own empire. Wear socks with comic book motifs.

Born on July 18, 1997 in Gainesville (USA), Tokyo awaits him to make his own path and get rid of all the eyes of the world that point to him as Bolt’s successor. “I did not come to fill the void, but to create my legacy,” he says.

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