Australia's Mat Belcher and Will Ryan completed a superb hat-trick of consecutive wins on the Tokyo 2020 course as they won men's 470 gold at the Sailing World Cup in Enoshima.
Roman Polianskyi of Ukraine and Norway's Birgit Skarstein claimed gold in the PR1 men's and women's single sculls finals on the last day of the World Rowing Championships in Austria.
Gambia has announced Executive Committee member Anthony Tabbal as its Chef de Mission for next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Mexico booked their spot at Tokyo 2020 by beating hosts Canada at the World Baseball Softball Confederation Softball Americas Olympic qualifier.
Japanese astronauts Soichi Noguchi and Norishige Kanai will visit Bandai Hobby Center in Shizuoka city, as part of a Tokyo 2020 project to send anime characters into space.
Hosts Canada, Mexico and Brazil all picked up wins on the opening day of super-round action at the World Baseball Softball Confederation Americas Qualifier in Surrey.
London 2012 Paralympic silver medallist Matt Stutzman has featured in a Tokyo 2020 campaign which combines Paralympic achievement with iconic Tokyo landmarks.
International professional services firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) is set to help evaluate and select boxing officials for Tokyo 2020, following judging scandals at recent Olympic Games.
Tunisia is set to make its Olympic Games archery debut at Tokyo 2020 after qualifying two quota places, for one man and one woman, at the 2019 African Games in Rabat.
Mexico secured first place in Group B with a four-inning win over Brazil at the World Baseball Softball Confederation Softball Americas Olympic Games qualifier in Surrey.
Bulgarian Emilia Grueva is not your typical International Boxing Association (AIBA) official.
Caileigh Filmer and Hillary Janssens of Canada moved a step closer to defending their women's pair title as they qualified for the final - and next year's Olympic Games - at the World Rowing Championships in Austria.
Double Olympic gold medal-winning judoka Teddy Riner is keeping a "low profile" as he skips this year's International Judo Federation (IJF) World Championships, but is vowing to be back on the tatami in Tokyo next year.
New Zealand Rugby's head of high performance Mike Anthony has revealed that star players from the country's All Blacks squad turned down the chance to be part of the Tokyo 2020 sevens team.
International Boxing Association (AIBA) Executive Committee member Emilia Grueva has warned the organisation will not survive beyond Tokyo 2020, unless a "strong and competent" President is elected as soon as possible.