Indian Sports Live Updates: March 25 — Watch Tokyo Olympics Torch Relay; 120 days to go.
The torch relay for the Tokyo Olympics began its 120-day journey across Japan and is now headed toward the opening ceremony on July 23.
The much-awaited Tokyo Olympic torch relay finally set off from Fukushima starting a four-month countdown to the Summer Olympic Games which was delayed from 2020. Catch all the live updates here along with Indian shooters' performance at the ISSF Shooting World Cup and Orlean Masters where Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth will battle it out in the second round today.
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- 25 March 2021 10:21 AM GMT
The Indian trio of Anjum Moudgil, Shreya Saksena and Gaayathri Nithyanadam claimed the silver medal in the 50m rifle 3 positions team event of the ongoing ISSF Shooting World Cup here on Thursday.
- 25 March 2021 2:49 AM GMT
Who will be the torch bearers? A handpicked batch of 47 influential personalities has been chosen to carry out the torch rally through the 47 prefectures in Japan. Among this year's torchbearers are surfer and lifeguard Sato Hiroshi, Chinese woman Hou Jiayi, Japanese-Brazilian Noguchi Bruna, and university student Shimazaki Nanami
- 25 March 2021 2:48 AM GMT
The relay will take a circuitous route, first heading south to the islands of Okinawa before reversing course for the northern region of Hokkaido and finally back to Tokyo. The flame will pass landmarks including Mount Fuji and the Hiroshima City Peace Memorial Park.