Six facts about the Tokyo 2020 opening ceremony unlike previous ceremonies
No spectators
Two flag bearers per nation (one male, one female)
First time the Israeli delegation from Munich tragedy of 1972 was remembered
Most reduced delegations in history due to Coronavirus countermeasures
Sixty-eight track and field athletes as flag bearers the most of any sport
Only golfer serving as his nation's flag bearer is Fabrizio Zanotti of Paraguay

Tokyo 2020 officially inaugurated with a unique opening ceremony

Japan’s Emperor Naruhito declares the Games open, Naomi Osaka lights caldron at an almost empty stadium