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Tokyo 2020 has unveiled a detailed city-by-city schedule for the Olympic Torch Relay, which is set to resume on March 25 at Fukushima’s J-Village football training centre.
The final stages of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay are set to recall memories of 1964 as details of the route in the last fortnight before the Opening Ceremony on July 23 have been revealed.
Argentinian football is mourning the passing of 1978 World Cup-winning striker Leopoldo Luque at the age of 71.
Museum of the Modern Olympics in Ancient Olympia to re-open this year following "very good" restoration progress
The Museum of the Modern Olympics in Ancient Olympia is set to re-open this autumn, 60 years after it first opened its doors.
The design of the Torches which will carry the Olympic and Paralympic Flame for Beijing 2022 have been unveiled as part of celebrations to mark one year to go.
Paris 2024 organisers have admitted they are considering holding all or part of the Opening Ceremonies for their Games in the heart of the city.
Queen's Baton Relay will be "as normal as we can make it", Commonwealth Games Federation President pledges
Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) President Dame Louise Martin insists the Queen’s Baton Relay (QBR) for Birmingham 2022 will be "as normal as we can make it", but has revealed that the organisation is making contingency plans to cope with any changes needed because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
A new Olympic Museum is set to open in Athens in the very district which was once home to the revered 1896 marathon champion Spiridon Louis.
Organisers of the Tokyo 2020 Torch Relay may be forced to divert the event away from public roads when it begins its journey around Japan two months from today.
International Ice Hockey Federation President Rene Fasel has revealed that Latvia have made an offer to host the 2021 World Championships on their own if Belarus were to be stripped of co-host status.
The most successful fast bowler in Test cricket has given his backing to the sport's campaign for inclusion in the Los Angeles 2028 Olympics.
Olympic gold medallist Cathy Freeman has led welcomes for a change to the Australian national anthem which has been introduced today.
International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) President René Fasel insists he is willing to meet representatives of Belarusian opposition groups and the Belarus Government "at any time" and "anywhere in Europe" in order to achieve "a constructive dialogue on how to perform the 2021 World Championship outside of political objectives."
The powerful Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has given its cautious backing to a bid to include the sport on the programme for the Los Angeles 2028 Olympics.