Amateur | Issue | Premium | Aug 03 2019

Who will win gold medals at Tokyo 2020?

With a year to go to the Olympics, we consider who are the contenders for gold medals at Tokyo 2020
Tokyo 2020
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IN just over a year’s time, on August 9 2020 at the Kokugikan Arena, the historic sumo venue in Tokyo, the new Olympic boxing gold medallists will be decided.

There is at long last clarity that the Olympic competition will take place. It’s time to turn our attention to the boxing itself and consider which athletes will come to the fore. With 12 months to go and a tough qualification process too, it is hard to predict who will emerge as champions. But here we pick out some names to look out for over the coming year: