The party’s over, as the song says, but Tokyo 2020 will not be calling it a day. Soon it will be time for Act Two of the smash hit Far East production, with a star cast of Paralympians waiting in the wings for their turn to go on stage.

New Zealand’s cycling and Olympic communities have been left shocked by the death of 24-year-old Olivia Podmore, who represented New Zealand at the Rio Olympics in 2016.

Lewis says athletes will rebound in Paris2024

Team sports require more money but win far less, as shown by Rio 2016 data

“After competing at this Olympics, I’m hungry for more success. I’ll be training towards Paris.”