Taekwondo player Jack Woolley has become the second Irish athlete to be formally named to the country’s team for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
Exclusive: ATRs launch late bid to persuade Tokyo 2020 to allow international spectators as fear financial implications
Authorised ticket resellers (ATRs), the official agents appointed to sell packages to overseas fans for the Olympics and Paralympics, have made a last-ditch plea to Tokyo 2020 not to ban international spectators from this year’s Games amid fears that it could put some of them out of business.
Hungary and Russia among winners on opening day of women’s Tokyo 2020 handball qualification tournaments
Hungary and Russia were among the winners on the first day of action at three qualification tournaments which will decide the remaining six women’s handball teams at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
The final table tennis qualifiers from the Asian Olympic Qualification Tournament are set to be confirmed tomorrow, with the line-ups for those finals confirmed today on day two in Doha at the Ali Bin Hamad Al Attiya Arena.
The Japanese Government will lift the state of emergency in Tokyo on Sunday amid a decline in COVID-19 cases in the capital city.
Twelve wrestlers secure Tokyo 2020 places on first day of United World Wrestling European Olympic Games qualifier
Twelve wrestlers booked their places at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games on the opening day of the United World Wrestling European Olympic Games qualification event at the BOK Hall in Budapest, Hungary.
The United States and hosts Mexico each began the Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) men's Olympic qualification tournament with a win to take control of Group A.
The final six qualification places for the Tokyo 2020 women’s handball tournament will be determined at three competitions this weekend.
Russian Sports Minister Oleg Matytsin has said Olympic and Paralympic athletes in the country should be able to receive COVID-19 vaccines on a voluntary basis.
Weightlifters whose Olympic qualifying hopes have suffered because of the COVID-19 pandemic could be helped by the creation of two new events in May - one live and one virtual.
Tokyo 2020 President Seiko Hashimoto has said she was "shocked" to hear the derogatory suggestion made by former executive creative director for the Olympic and Paralympic Ceremonies Hiroshi Sasaki, claiming the latest scandal to hit organisers "should never have happened".
Organisers of Paris 2024 have pledged to host the world’s first climate positive Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Thailand's Suthasini Sawettabut and Kirill Skachkov of Russia sealed the last available places in the table tennis competition at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the World Singles Qualification Tournament in Doha.
The executive creative director for the Tokyo 2020 Ceremonies has said he will resign after he suggested comedian and plus-size fashion icon Naomi Watanabe dress up as a pig for a section of the Olympic Games Opening Ceremony.
National Lottery operator Camelot has pledged to invest in measures to help protect Britain’s Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic teams from coronavirus after agreeing a sponsorship deal.