Johanna Griggs bursts out in skin-tight dress at Tokyo Olympics opening ceremony

Johanna Griggs bursts into skin-tight dress as she comments on Channel Seven’s Olympic Games opening ceremony in Tokyo – and viewers watch the former swimmer make a funny mistake

It may be the first night of the Tokyo Olympics, but Australian viewers were quick to comment on the commentator Johanna Griggs, giving mixed reviews.

The former champion swimmer leads Channel Seven’s coverage of the opening ceremony in Japan, choosing a rather appealing dress for the occasion.

The 47-year-old opted for a youthful gown, dressed in a navy blue gown that hugs her body.

Wow! It may be the first night of the Tokyo Olympics, but Australian viewers couldn’t take their eyes off commentator Johanna Griggs (second from right)

Her clothes did not escape the attention of those watching at home, with one tweet, “Amirite of Johanna Rigg?”

However, others noticed that the blond stunner had already made a flub, confusing her words when discussing clashes she hoped to see.

Johanna made a mistake when she said she was looking forward to the battle between ‘the US and the Americans’.

One person tweeted: ‘Did Johanna Griggs just say she’s excited for the Americans vs the US in the pool?’

Frock: The former swimmer leads Channel Seven's coverage of the opening ceremony in Japan, choosing a rather appealing gown for the occasion

Frock: The former swimmer leads Channel Seven’s coverage of the opening ceremony in Japan, choosing a rather appealing gown for the occasion

Johanna made a mistake when she said she was looking forward to the battle between 'the US and the Americans'.

Johanna made a mistake when she said she was looking forward to the battle between ‘the US and the Americans’.

Another viewer watching at home joked: “The battle between America and the US” – Johanna Griggs.”

Wrong: However, others noticed that the blonde stunner had already made a flub, claiming she was looking forward to the clash between 'the US and the Americans'

Wrong: However, others noticed that the blonde stunner had already made a flub, claiming she was looking forward to the clash between ‘the US and the Americans’

Another confused Olympic fan chimed in: “Johanna Griggs “USA vs Americans”” next to a “palm face” emoji.

Initial reviews of the TV star’s hosting efforts have been mixed, with some enjoying her experience while others being less than impressed with her voiceover commentary at the opening ceremony.

One viewer wrote: “I’m not sure I can handle Joanna Griggs reading the prepared media story three hours after the opening ceremony.”

Yes and no: Initial reviews for the TV star's hosting efforts have been mixed, with some enjoying her experience, while others being less than impressed with her voiceover commentary at the opening ceremony

Yes and no: Initial reviews for the TV star’s hosting efforts have been mixed, with some enjoying her experience, while others being less than impressed with her voiceover commentary at the opening ceremony

Another added, “Why am I listening to Johanna Grigg’s monologue about the Olympic opening ceremony?”

Another tweeted: ‘I have nothing against Johanna Griggs, but she doesn’t have the voice for an Olympic narration’.

Others, however, were complimentary, with one writing: ‘We need Johanna Griggs up front and in the middle of the commentary… It’s not time to hand it over to the new younger set’.

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