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Athletes exercise during a diving training session at the Tokyo Aquatics Centre at the 2020 Summer Olympics. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • China is expected to challenge the US authority on the Olympic podium
  • The Asian giant finished third in the medal tally in the 2000 Olympic games
  • US was back at the top in London Olympics in 2012

Olympic Day is celebrated to encourage people to participate in games. (Photo Credit- representative image/Unsplash)

  • International Olympic Committee (IOC) was established on June 23, 1894, in Paris
  • Dr Josef Gruss proposed the idea to celebrate World Olympic Day
  • This year the theme of World Olympic Day is Stay healthy, stay strong, stay active with the #OlympicDay workout