The bold move of one sportsman draws the attention of the watchers in the opening ceremony of the Olympics in Tokyo on Friday, 23rd July 2021. The social media platforms flooded with cheer-up messages as Pita Taufatofua carried the Tongan flag for the third time in a row. Previously he carried the flag at Rio Games which was held in the year 2016 and then once again in Winter Olympics at Pyeongchang in the year 2018. This time he created the sensation with his bold moves which made everyone amazed. The taekwondo specialist shows off his physique after going shirtless and oiling up his muscles.
Who is Pita Taufatofua?
He led this way to promote the flag of his country. Alongside him, Malia Paseka was walking who is expecting a medal in the event of taekwondo in the category of women. The admirers on social media platforms were waiting for the entry of sinewy athlete this year and hopefully did not seem saddened. The reporter Poppy Penny made a tweet on his Twitter account in which he wrote, “And just like those tons of women throughout the globe took a deep and long breath in and choose Tona was their 2nd team in the 2020 Summer Olympics.”
One more Twitter user made a tweet, “Watching and Looking opening ceremony of #Tokyo2020 and while it is amazed to watch, I wish everyone stay fit, healthy and safe….especially this person from Tonga.” Another user wrote, “****Breaking**** TONG HAS WON THE OLYMPICS. Now we all can go back to our home now. #Olympics.”
One more fascinating tweet is on Twitter, “Thank You, flag-bearer who is from Tonga, for makes the #Opening Ceremony to worth it to watch.” “Let’s be truthful, this is the main and the only reason we all watching the #Opening Ceremony, #Tokyo2020, #Olympics #Tonga.”
Pita Taufatofua Age, Wife, Instagram, Net Worth
|Real Name||Pita Nikolas Taufatofua|
|Net Worth||$200k U.S|
|Birth Place||Brisbane, Queensland, Australia|
|Wife/GF||No wife, no girlfriend|
|Current City||Mumbai, Maharastra|
During an interview with the New York Times at the starting of the say, Pita Taufatofua told that he was still in shock after watching the reaction of people to his traditional outfit and I am really surprised. All of sudden I have got many messages from the side of fans like can we know the name of your manager? We want to talk.”
Taufatofua has qualified eligible for the 2020 Summer Olympics Games and waiting for him to bring a second Olympic medal in Tonga. He is competing in the category of men’s in 80+ kilogram. His first match or the bout will be on Monday, 26th July 2021 against Russian Olympic Committee, Vladislav larin.