• Introducing Team USA's Tokyo 2021 Flag Bearers: Olympians Sue Bird and Eddy Alvarez

    2 days ago - By Pop Sugar

    The United States has chosen two stars as the country's flag bearers for the Tokyo Olympics Opening Ceremony: now-five-time Olympian and four-time WNBA champion Sue Bird and Miami Marlins organization infielder Eddy Alvarez, who also won a silver medal in the 2014 Sochi Winter Games speedskating 5000m relay. This is the first time in Olympic history that countries will include both a woman and man flag bearer in the Opening Ceremony .
    "Being a first-generation Cuban-American, my story represents the American Dream ," Alvarez, 31, said in a statement to teamusa.org. "My family has...
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