Saya Sakakibara carried from track after crashing out at Tokyo Olympics

Tim Barrow
By Tim Barrow
Updated July 30 2021 - 4:11am, first published 3:14am
Crash: Australian Saya Sakakibara (front) competing in the Tokyo Games. Picture: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images

Illawarra's Saya Sakakibara has returned to the track to console French partner Romain Mahieu, after being hurt in a crash in the Tokyo Olympics semi-finals on Friday.


Tim Barrow

Tim Barrow

Illawarra Mercury sports editor

When it comes to sport - at professional and community level - in the Illawarra, I'm here to provide insight, context and opinion, as well as the latest news you won't find anywhere else.

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