Tokyo is to remain under COVID-19 restrictions until March 21 as the state of emergency in the Japanese capital has been extended for two weeks.
The accreditation of the Helsinki Doping Control Laboratory has been reinstated by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) after its relocation to a new facility was completed.
Pressure is mounting on Norway to pull out of next year’s FIFA World Cup in Qatar, should they qualify, amid concerns over human rights and labour workers in the host country.
The Semaine Olympique Française - which was set to offer four qualification spots for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games - has been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The International Sport Climbing Federation (IFSC) has postponed two of its Boulder and Speed World Cups to October due to ongoing COVID-19 restrictions in host countries China and South Korea.
The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) has confirmed the match schedule and tip-off times for the men’s and women’s tournaments at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
The Tokyo 2020 women’s football playoff between South Korea and China is now set to take place in April - more than a year after it was originally scheduled to be held.
Organisers in Japan have marked 2,026 days to go before the 2026 Asian Games in Aichi-Nagoya.
A total of nine places in the table tennis tournament at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games will be on offer at the upcoming World Singles Qualification Tournament in Doha in Qatar.
South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL) says it will hold a virtual meeting tomorrow with FIFA President Gianni Infantino to discuss this month’s FIFA World Cup qualification matches, with European clubs refusing to release players due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
UK Sport chair Dame Katherine Grainger has been invited to speak at this weekend's World Taekwondo Gender Equity and Women Leadership Forum.
Britain's Charlotte Bankes and Italy's Omar Visintin claimed their first International Ski Federation (FIS) Snowboard Cross World Cup victories of the 2020-2021 season on the second day of competition in Bakuriani in Georgia.
Japan won three of the five gold medals on the first day of competition at the International Judo Federation (IJF) Tashkent Grand Slam in Uzbekistan.
Germany claimed an emphatic victory in the final men’s relay competition of the International Biathlon Union (IBU) World Cup season, but it was Norway who came away with the crystal globe after a third-place finish in Nové Město na Moravě.
Johannes Høsflot Klæbo withstood a fightback from Alexander Bolshunov to secure men’s cross-country relay gold for Norway at the International Ski Federation Nordic World Ski Championships in Oberstdorf.