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EDITORIAL | Let the conversations begin and the torch shine brightly on them

This year’s Olympic Games have brought a number of non-sporting issues to the fore. May it continue

01 August 2021 - 18:28 By sunday times daily

There have been many firsts for the Tokyo Summer Games, some better than others. The impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the Olympic event is well documented, causing the only postponement in history, barring those of the first and second world wars. Empty stadiums and masked athletes are the order of the day at the world’s biggest sporting event...

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