Just five days after the cauldron was lit at the Olympic Stadium, in Tokyo. And the bad news continues at the Olympics, because of the miseries of fans of this multidisciplinary event, Japan will not have the presence of some of the most famous athletes in their disciplines.
These absent stars will not shine in the summer fair Because of epidemic problems, injuries or just because they didn’t get their ticket to represent their country in this great event. It will definitely hurt We can’t appreciate the US “Dream Team” without the greatest character, As well as not seeing the most successful athlete in recent years on the tennis courts; While in athletics, The UK will not be able to take the gold, as it will not have the greatest sprinter in its history.
Despite these losses, The Olympic Games are a guarantee to watch, they are the showcase where all athletes strive to rise to fame. So with the motivation not to have the maximum numbers, the rest of the athletes will do their best to win the gold medals, and Coincidentally breaking many world records, which can forget the absence of “monsters”.
rest is preferred
After debuting with Tune Squad alongside Bugs Bunny, Lola Bunny, Daffy Duck, etc. nba star, Once again, LeBron James left his fans in suspense, when the “Dream Team” invitation to the Tokyo 2020 Olympics once again slipped.
The “king” used an ankle injury as an excuse, Who would prefer to attend this summer, in order to regain one hundred percent and lead the Los Angeles Lakers for a new degree. It should be remembered that LeBron did not attend Rio 2016 either.
They prevented him from taking his daughter
american tennis player, Serena Williams, you won’t be able to jump into the stadiums of Tokyo 2020 In search of his fifth gold medal because of The organizing committee prevented his three-year-old daughter from entering the country (due to security measures), Olympia, which is why the winner of 23 Grand Slam titles and four gold medals refused to invite Japan. Now, Serena will spend more time with the little girl
The United Kingdom will arrive in Japan in the absence of the largest passage in its history.
The four-time Olympic champion, Mo Farah won’t attend Tokyo 2020 because he didn’t make the time The lowest level in the British Athletics Championships, came 20 seconds after the timer stopped at 27 minutes 28 seconds. Farah was awarded the gold metal in London 2012 and Rio 2016, and is undoubtedly one of the most painful victims of this event.
Tennis legends will not go
Serena Williams’ loss isn’t the only one that hurts white sports, because two of The most important tennis players of recent years and certainly in history have also refused to participate: Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer. The Spaniard mentioned that he will not attend the Olympics Give your body a rest, because your main goal is to keep competing In high performance for a few more years. The 35-year-old tennis player has not only exited Tokyo 2020, but has also canceled his participation in Wimbledon.
While the Swiss, who has already participated in the British Championship, made this difficult decision, having been excluded from the round of 16. Your Majesty He indicated that he must recover from a knee injury to continue the ATP season.
away from covid
Colombian Egan Bernal, who became a sensation in the cycling world by winning the Tour de France Giro d’Italia resigns from participating in the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, Well, he caught Covid-19 and went three weeks without riding his bike, The reason why he was not ready to participate in the summer duel.
“I’ve had Covid and haven’t biked for three weeks so it’s not the perfect preparation for the Olympics, it’s going to take the space from someone who really deserves it, so I’m not going,” the coffee grower said, Who will participate in the Tour of Spain from August 14 to September 5.
Triple Olympic Medalist in Taekwondo, Maria del Rosario Espinosa will be one of the biggest absentees at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Sinaloan lost her ticket to Japan against Mexican Briseida Acosta. Maria won gold in Beijing 2008, bronze in London 2012 and silver in Rio de Janeiro 2016.
Meanwhile, diver and double Olympic medalist Paola Espinosa will not be part of the divers who will represent Mexico at Tokyo 2020. The reason why the 34-year-old athlete did not appear on the list of the Mexican Swimming Federation It was because during the technical observation of the dive he finished last. For her part, Paula denounced the mismanagement by Ana Gabriel Guevara, Director of CONADE, who promised her to attend the summer exhibition.