Triple Olympic gold medallist Sebastian Brendel of Germany was among the winners on the final day of the Tokyo 2020 canoe sprint test event.
Shogo Nakamura and Honami Maeda won the men's and women's races respectively at the Tokyo 2020 marathon test event.
The first Marathon Grand Championship (MGC) starts tomorrow, with the incentive of Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games spots up for grabs.
World champions Stanislau Daineka and Dzmitry Natynchyk of Belarus cruised into the men's K2 1,000 metres semi-final at the canoe sprint test event for next year's Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) Olympic Games executive director Christophe Dubi believes the Tokyo 2020 Urban Festival will help the international multi-sport event's programme stay relevant.
The Pakistan Judo Federation (PJF) has sent an SOS letter to the Pakistan Sports Board (PSB) seeking a special grant for the country's top judoka, Shah Hussain Shah, to ensure his participation in tournaments to qualify for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Ice hockey's Hall-of-Fame goaltender and double winter Olympian Mike Richter has made a heartfelt global warming plea to a Senate Committee in Washington.
A senior doctor at the Japan Medical Association (JMA) has criticised the scheduling of next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo and warned heatstroke will be the "biggest risk" during the event.
Japan's new Olympics Minister Seiko Hashimoto has dismissed calls from South Korea to ban the "Rising Sun" Flag at Tokyo 2020, as she became the latest official to comment on the row threatening to overshadow next year's Olympic Games.
Artificial snow was sprayed on volunteers attending the Tokyo 2020 canoe sprint test event, as part of measures designed to combat the high temperatures expected during next year's Olympic Games.
World Urban Games hosts Budapest "want to be European sport capital" - but rule out 2032 Olympic bid
The 2019 World Urban Games organising committee chairman says host city Budapest wants to be "one of the three most important sport capitals of Europe" - but has ruled out a bid for the 2032 Olympics.
The newly appointed head coach of the team formed to help develop Chinese ice hockey talent prior to the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games is relishing the challenge.
World champion Alena Nazdrova was among the semi-final victors on the opening day of the Ready Steady Tokyo canoe sprint test event at Sea Forest Waterway.
The Japan Olympic Museum is set to open to the public on Saturday (September 14) with a ceremony marking the occasion having been held today in Tokyo.
The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has confirmed the list of officials for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic tournaments.