Sports: Olympic flag arrives in Tokyo, host of 2020 Summer Games

(From AP)

The Olympic flag has arrived in Tokyo, host of the next Summer Games.

Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike held the flag aloft as she got off an All Nippon Airways plane and walked down a stairway to the tarmac at Tokyo’s Haneda airport Wednesday.

Tokyo Gov Yuriko Koike holds the Olympic flag as she disembarks from a plane at Haneda international airport in Tokyo, Wednesday. AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko

Tokyo Gov Yuriko Koike holds the Olympic flag as she disembarks from a plane at Haneda international airport in Tokyo, Wednesday.
AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko

Koike received the flag at Sunday’s closing ceremonies of the Rio Games from Rio Mayor Eduardo Paes and International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach. Read more



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