Fans wait on the end of the boys’s highway race on the Fuji International Speedway. The speedway was one of many 5 Olympic venues throughout Japan open to followers.
Twelve-year-old Syrian Hend Zaza is seen in motion throughout the girls’s singles desk tennis occasion on July 24. Zaza, the youngest Olympian competing within the Tokyo Games, was knocked out of the competitors on Saturday morning, shedding 4-Zero within the preliminary spherical to Austrian Jia Liu, 27 years her elder.
Athletes take part in a crusing coaching session in Enoshima Yacht Harbor.
China’s Yang Qian celebrates along with her gold medal after profitable the ladies’s 10m air rifle on July 24. Qian was the primary gold medal winner of the Olympic video games.
Badminton gamers compete amid rows of empty seats at Musashino Forest Sport Plaza.
Canada’s Wyatt Sanford hits Mauritius’ Merven Clair throughout the males’s welterweight occasion.
Japanese tennis star Naomi Osaka lights the Olympic cauldron on the finish of the opening ceremony on July 23.
An overhead view of Osaka lighting the cauldron. The cauldron was designed within the form of a cherry blossom.
Fireworks go off after Osaka lit the Olympic cauldron.
Seiko Hashimoto, president of the Tokyo 2020 organizing committee, makes a speech throughout the opening ceremony. At left is Thomas Bach, president of the International Olympic Committee.
The Olympic flag is raised close to the tip of Friday’s opening ceremony.
The Olympic flag is carried towards the Olympic cauldron throughout the opening ceremony.
Japanese jazz composer Hiromi Uehara performs the piano throughout the opening ceremony.
People carry the Olympic flag on the ceremony.
Japan’s Emperor Naruhito delivers a speech and formally opens the Olympic Games on Friday.
During one portion of the opening ceremony, there have been 1,800 drones flying over the stadium to type a globe within the evening sky. As the glowing drones soared over the stadium, performers sang “Imagine” by John Lennon.
Athletes from the United States march throughout the customary parade of countries.
Members of the Refugee Olympic Team march throughout the parade of countries.
Athletes from Team Norway participate within the parade of countries.
Athletes from numerous nations sit throughout the opening ceremony.
The Olympic groups from each nation watch performers on stage.
Members of Hong Kong’s delegation pose for a selfie throughout the opening ceremony.
US athletes maintain an American flag throughout the parade of countries.
Russian athletes pose for a photograph throughout the opening ceremony.
Athletes from all nations collect contained in the stadium after the parade of countries.
Tongan flag-bearer Pita Taufatofua made headlines for going shirtless on the 2016 and 2020 opening ceremonies, and he was at it once more in Tokyo. He shall be competing in taekwondo.
Team Kazakhstan walks out for the parade of countries.
French athletes march throughout the opening ceremony.
A member of Egypt’s delegation enters the stadium throughout the parade of countries.
British flag-bearers Hannah Mills and Mohamed Sbihi lead out the crew throughout the opening ceremony’s parade of countries. Sbihi, a rower, made historical past as Great Britain’s first Muslim flag-bearer.
Greece’s athletes march into the stadium to kick off the parade of countries.
Dancers participate within the begin of the opening ceremony.
People carry out throughout the opening ceremony.
The Japanese flag is carried throughout the opening ceremony. After the Japanese National Anthem was sung, a second of silence was referred to as to recollect the worldwide victims of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Performers participate within the opening ceremony.
A performer acts throughout the opening ceremony.
Jill Biden, the primary woman of the United States, takes half in a second of silence throughout the opening ceremony.
The begin of the ceremony mirrored the remoted coaching that many athletes needed to do throughout the pandemic.
A lone performer is seen throughout the begin of the opening ceremony.
Fireworks explode over the stadium because the opening ceremony obtained underway.
A volunteer is seen within the largely empty stadium on Friday. Organizers mentioned solely 950 VIPs can be current in a stadium that may seat almost 70,000 individuals.
Fireworks mild up the sky on Friday.