Tokyo 2020 has reportedly received 280 applications for 200 places from sports doctors hoping to work at the delayed Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Embattled German Football Association (DFB) President Fritz Keller has offered to resign after sparking widespread criticism when he compared first vice-president Rainer Koch to infamous Nazi judge Roland Freisler.
Livestreaming platform Twitch are to become part of NBC’s Olympic content and coverage for Tokyo 2020 after signing a new partnership.
New dates have been confirmed for the postponed Rugby World Cup (RWC) 2021 in New Zealand, which will now take place from October 8 to November 12 next year in Auckland and Whangārei.
A game-worn jersey belonging to Michael Jordan from his sophomore season at the University of North Carolina has sold for record $1.38 million (£975,000/€1.13 million) by Heritage Auctions.
The pools for the final Tokyo 2020 Olympics qualifying tournament in rugby sevens, the World Rugby Sevens Repechage, have been drawn ahead of the competition taking place next month in Monaco.
World Taekwondo Oceania is preparing to hold its latest remote championships, which are expected to attract 495 competitors from 44 countries.
Student leaders from the Papua New Guinea (PNG) University of Technology are helping to deliver a skills-based basketball programme to remote villages in the Pacific nation.
World Para Swimming and the Madeira 2020 European Open Championships have joined the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) action campaign.
Tokyo 2020 is again expected to headline the latest International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board meeting with nearly two months until the Games, as the organisation highlighted an endorsement of preparations by the World Health Organization (WHO).
The Tokyo 2020 athletics test event held in the National Stadium featured the first appearance of redesigned elite competition area equipment incorporating light-emitting diode (LED) technology to allow it to light up and enhance the viewing experience.
The Weightlifting Federation of Africa (WFA) has been accused of ignoring athlete safety after it moved the African Championships to "a COVID-infested environment" in Kenya at two weeks' notice.
Denmark, Norway and Sweden have announced a joint bid to host the European Handball Federation (EHF) European Championships in either 2026 or 2028.
Japanese tennis star Kei Nishikori has expressed concerns over the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games taking place amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
AIBA secretary general says 2021 Men’s World Boxing Championships will "raise the bar" in Balkan region
Istvan Kovacs, secretary general of the International Boxing Association (AIBA), has said that the AIBA Men’s World Boxing Championships later this year in Belgrade will "raise the bar significantly" for the sport in the region.