An illuminated sign reading ‘Tokyo 2020 We Believe’ made from 2,020 candles is displayed at Zojoji temple, celebrating the Japan winning hosting rights to the Games. Photo: AFP
Tim Noonan
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Opinion

Tim Noonan

Rio Games far from perfect but Asia must have an open mind because there are lessons to be learned

As one controversy after another bedevils organisers, the IOC longs for the stability Asia will soon provide

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An illuminated sign reading ‘Tokyo 2020 We Believe’ made from 2,020 candles is displayed at Zojoji temple, celebrating the Japan winning hosting rights to the Games. Photo: AFP
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