China’s elite weightlifters enjoyed mixed fortunes on the first day of the Ready Steady Tokyo Olympic test event at Tokyo International Forum, with two claiming world records while others missed too many lifts.
Bubka and Popov threaten legal action after Rio Governor claims he helped bribe them to vote for Rio 2016
International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Committee member Sergey Bubka rejected claims made by the former Rio State Governor that he was involved in corruption and warned he would use "all the legal means" in his power to clear his name.
Tatiana Kashirina, Russia’s super-heavyweight world champion, faces one of the biggest tests of her career this weekend when she competes against two formidable Chinese opponents at the Ready Steady Tokyo Olympic test event.
Canada’s men will hope their first Rugby Americas North Sevens campaign in three years proves a success – as they bid to secure a Tokyo 2020 slot.
IOC agree deal with French-based intergovernmental economic group to tackle corruption in Paris 2024 build-up
A deal has been signed by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) in a bid to tackle corruption and promote "responsible" governance for sports bodies and events.
Tokyo 2020 has announced that it has concluded an agreement with the JXTG Nippon Oil & Energy Corporation, under which they will serve as supporting partners of the Olympic Torch Relay and supply the gas for the torches used at the Games.
Tokyo 2020 has confirmed details of the boxing test event for next year's Olympic Games following the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Session endorsing the decision to suspend the recognition of the International Boxing Association (AIBA).
Tokyo 2020 qualification up for grabs with ILCA Laser Standard Men's World Championship set to begin
Qualification for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics will be on offer at the 2019 International Laser Class Association (ILCA) Laser Standard Men's World Championship in Japanese city Sakaiminato, where action is due to begin tomorrow.
The National Stadium being built for next year's Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo is 90 per cent complete and is set to be opened on December 21, it was revealed today.
Multiple Olympic gold medallists Allyson Felix and Missy Franklin have been named among a group of seven American athletes who will be sponsored by Bridgestone Americas in the build-up to Tokyo 2020.
Canada has appointed triple Olympic rowing gold medallist Marnie McBean as its Chef de Mission for Tokyo 2020, it was announced today.
England manager Phil Neville has revealed that he will lead the Great Britain women’s football team at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Australian Prime Minister backs 2032 Olympic bid and calls for Queensland Government to support project
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has backed a potential Southeast Queensland bid for the 2032 Olympic Games and has called for the State Government to support the project.
Argentina will represent South America in rugby sevens at next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo after beating Brazil 26-0 in the final of the men's regional qualifying tournament in Chile’s capital Santiago.
Israel will make an historic debut at next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo after booking their ticket with a Group C Jumping Qualifier victory at Maxima Park in Moscow.