This is an Olympic chance to rethink how we play sport

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This is an Olympic chance to rethink how we play sport

While the Games’ cancellation is a disaster for many, it also highlights what’s wrong with the world of sport

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In two months, South African athletes would have been flying the country’s flag in Tokyo, dreaming of coming home with a medal.

Instead, they’re wondering if the Olympic Games will go ahead in 2021.

With the games and other sporting events postponed or cancelled because of Covid-19, however, new ideas and cultural norms can bloom in the vacuum left behind...

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