Torch Relay

Tokyo Olympic torch relay starts in Fukushima

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Iwashimizu Azusa, a 2011 World Cup champion soccer player, led her teammates as the first torchbearer of the Japanese leg of the Tokyo Olympic torch relay. [more]

World’s oldest person to carry Olympic flame, report says

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Kane Tanaka, a 117-year-old Japanese woman and the world's oldest person, is scheduled to carry the Olympic flame, according to a report. [more]