He added, "Tokyo continues to be the best prepared Olympic city. The health and safety of all concerned remain our top priority."
The hosts' efforts eventually paid off in the closing period of the first half after Kai Havertz's build-up work allowed Draxler to chip the opener past an onrushing Gunok into the bottom right corner.
"It was a tough match. We didn't play at our level in the first quarter, but changed our tactics into zone defense from the second quarter," Shanxi coach Li Ge commented.
"You have to be self-disciplined and work hard. Nobody can succeed through an easy path," Ji said.
THE HAGUE, Oct. 11 (Xinhua) -- Reigning world champion Sifan Hassan shrugged off cold and rainy conditions to break the women's 10,000-meter European record at the FBK After Summer Competition in Hengelo, the Netherlands, on Saturday.
Mori said last month that Bach expected to visit Japan in late October.
"Athletics is the number one sport of the Olympic Games. We are here to let the organizing committee know, I think they already know it. We want to work very closely with them. We want these games to be hugely successful. They (the games) will come when the world is relying heavily on sport. I hope they come out of the pandemic."
"All I can do is thank them for the confidence they showed in me," said the forward, who came out from the Barcelona youth system, but plays in the Premier League with Wolverhampton Wanderers.
Two more spans are expected to be installed this month, while the rest will be installed by December.
The teenager will see her world ranking improve to the No. 17 after this greatest win of her career up to date. Enditem
Now the duo share the record of 20 Grand Slam singles titles.