By Tosan Edematie
Japan has named Washington Wizards player, Rul Hachimura, and Yul Susaki, women’s wrestling world champion, as the flagbearers for the country’s delegation at the opening ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics. Rui Hachimura , a professional basketball player for the Washington Wizards of the National Basketball Association, played college basketball for the Gonzaga Bulldogs and is a member of the Japanese national team.22 year old. Rui Susaki is a freestyle wrestler, who won a gold medal at Paris World Wrestling Championships at 48kg, in 2017. She also won gold at the Budapest World Wrestling Championships at 50kg, in 2018.