by Matthew Smith at the Nippon Budokan in Tokyo
An "Impossible to Ignore" campaign has been launched by ParalympicsGB to mark one year until the Paralympic Games in Tokyo.
The Australian Olympic Committee has paid tribute to Olympic sprint champion Norma Fleming, who has died aged 84.
The unlikely thawing in relations between Marius Vizer and Thomas Bach continued here, when the head of the International Judo Federation (IJF) was presented with a special award as the International Olympic Committee (IOC) President sent him his best wishes.
The International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) have announced Hiroshima as hosts of the first Parkour World Championships in 2020.
The International Skating Union (ISU) has given the green light to Icederby holding a test event in the Netherlands next month in the latest sign of cooperation between the two organisations.
Germany's Markus Rehm will attempt to break his own world record in the long jump tomorrow to mark one year to go until the start of the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo.
The International Judo Federation (IjF) Championships, while always the biggest event of the sport's calendar, are even more highly anticipated this year for several reasons.
Tributes will be paid to Belarusian Para-rower Dzmitry Ryshkevich during the World Rowing Championships, after he died in a training incident at the age of 33.
The men's regional qualification football tournament for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics will take place in Guadalajara, Mexico.
The International Judo Federation (IJF) signed up to the Brighton plus Helsinki Declaration, an international treaty supporting full gender equity in sport, here today.
Morocco's Badr Siwane and Egypt's Basmla ElSalamoney won the triathlon titles at the African Games in Rabat.
Hungary's Balint Kopasz clinched gold in front of a home crowd at the International Canoe Federation Canoe Sprint World Championships in Szeged.
Japan's Nozomi Okuhara came from a game down to earn a place in the women's singles final at the Badminton World Federation World Championships in Basel.
Astana won the team time trial on the opening day of the Vuelta a España to put Miguel Angel Lopez into the race lead, as Slovenia's Primož Roglič suffered an early blow to his general classification hopes.