Washington Wizards player Rui Hachimura in a match against the Philadelphia 76ers in the first round of the 2021 NBA Playoffs in May. Photo: USA Today Washington Wizards player Rui Hachimura in a match against the Philadelphia 76ers in the first round of the 2021 NBA Playoffs in May. Photo: USA Today
Washington Wizards player Rui Hachimura in a match against the Philadelphia 76ers in the first round of the 2021 NBA Playoffs in May. Photo: USA Today

Tokyo 2020 Olympics: NBA’s Rui Hachimura and wrestling world champ Yui Susaki to carry Japan flag

  • Mixed-race Washington Wizards player Hachimura hopes selection will help kids ‘take even more interest in sport’
  • Two-time world champion Susaki shares responsibility at Games’ opening ceremony, with spectators still in doubt

Topic |   Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
Washington Wizards player Rui Hachimura in a match against the Philadelphia 76ers in the first round of the 2021 NBA Playoffs in May. Photo: USA Today Washington Wizards player Rui Hachimura in a match against the Philadelphia 76ers in the first round of the 2021 NBA Playoffs in May. Photo: USA Today
Washington Wizards player Rui Hachimura in a match against the Philadelphia 76ers in the first round of the 2021 NBA Playoffs in May. Photo: USA Today
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