Tokyo 2020 President Seiko Hashimoto has acknowledged the Olympic and Paralympic Games may be held behind closed doors as organisers seek to ease concerns over hosting the multi-sport event.
The strict anti-COVID measures which organisers are planning for Tokyo 2020 are forcing France to give up on the idea of running a high-performance centre, or Maison de la Performance, at the Games.
Russian Presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov has admitted the country are disappointed by the absence of the national anthem from Tokyo 2020, but claim success for their athletes will "compensate."
Tokyo 2020 has faced criticism from healthcare workers in the country over a request to secure 500 nurses for the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Canada's Olympic swimming trials in Toronto have been postponed for a second time because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Tokyo 2020 President Seiko Hashimoto has admitted it is unlikely athletes will be competing in front of full stadia at the postponed Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Max Brown and Kurtis Imrie are set to make their Olympic debuts after becoming the first New Zealand canoe sprinters to earn selection for Tokyo 2020.
Tokyo is planning to host a half marathon next year to celebrate the legacy of the Japanese capital staging the Olympic and Paralympics following a proposal from International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach.
Organisers of the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics have confirmed all athletes will be tested for COVID-19 daily as part of coronavirus countermeasures set to be in operation at the Games.
The USA Team Handball (USATH) have teamed up with the International Handful Federation (IHF) to offer a course to prepare referees for the 2028 Olympic Games in Los Angeles.
The Olympic Torch is now on a two day "transit" journey way to Okinawa.
COVID-19 has forced TrackTown USA, organisers of this year’s United States Olympic athletics trials in Eugene, to announce they will be refunding tickets because local health guidelines mean only a few spectators will be allowed to attend the event.
The winners of the third and final Paris 2024 Olympic Modern Pentathlon test event have endorsed the new 90-minute format after the completion of four days of competition in Budapest.
Organisers of the the rearranged Olympic Games in Tokyo have announced the schedule for football tournament following the draw conducted by FIFA last week.
Australian athletes and officials heading to the Olympics and Paralympics in Tokyo will be given priority access to COVID-19 vaccines ahead of the Games, the Federal Government announced today.