You Read it Here First (Maybe): Who Will Light the Olympic Caldron at Opening Ceremony

Our correspondent in the past couple Summer Games has correctly predicted the special person who lights the Olympic caldron. This year the honor goes to …

TOKYO — Lighting the Olympic caldron, even at a Games somewhat deflated by the coronavirus pandemic, is one of the highest honors in sport.

Names as big as Wayne Gretzky and Muhammad Ali have done it, but so have an obscure archer and a 12-year-old schoolgirl.

So predicting who will do it at this year’s opening ceremony on Friday must

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