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One of the key selling points of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic bid was its compact plan, which called for 85 percent of the venues to be within 8 km of the Olympic Village.

It’s obvious, though, that changes will be made to the venue plan, and that percentage will decrease. How much so is unclear at this time as financial concerns and what amounts to a too-many-chefs-in-the-kitchen reality change the equation.

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