Abdulrashid Sadulaev will headline Tokyo 2020 as a returning Olympic gold medallist, after bagging the gold at 86-kg in Rio. Now competing at 97-kg, his fiercest rival will be defending Olympic champion Kyle Snyder of the United States. Nicknamed the "Russian Tank," Sadulaev has won four World championships in the last six titles.
British sailor Mills went from the lowest of lows to the highest of highs at in Rio de Janeiro. With the Tokyo Games put back a year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 32-year-old has delayed retiring form the sport to compete in the women's 470 class. At the age of 59, six-time Olympian Lange is returning to the Games to defend the Nacra 17 title he won in Rio with Cecilia Carranza.
Likely led by Simone Biles, the four-athlete team, plus one individual, headed to Tokyo will be known by the end of the weekend.