Flag bearers Cheung Ka Long and Tse Ying Suet of Hong Kong lead their contingent during the athletes’ parade at the Tokyo Olympic Games opening ceremony. Photo: Reuters Flag bearers Cheung Ka Long and Tse Ying Suet of Hong Kong lead their contingent during the athletes’ parade at the Tokyo Olympic Games opening ceremony. Photo: Reuters
Flag bearers Cheung Ka Long and Tse Ying Suet of Hong Kong lead their contingent during the athletes’ parade at the Tokyo Olympic Games opening ceremony. Photo: Reuters
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Gender equality still amiss at Olympics

  • Almost half the competitors at the Tokyo Games are women, but in some events and at the top echelons of the organising committee, males still call the shots

Flag bearers Cheung Ka Long and Tse Ying Suet of Hong Kong lead their contingent during the athletes’ parade at the Tokyo Olympic Games opening ceremony. Photo: Reuters Flag bearers Cheung Ka Long and Tse Ying Suet of Hong Kong lead their contingent during the athletes’ parade at the Tokyo Olympic Games opening ceremony. Photo: Reuters
Flag bearers Cheung Ka Long and Tse Ying Suet of Hong Kong lead their contingent during the athletes’ parade at the Tokyo Olympic Games opening ceremony. Photo: Reuters
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