International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach lent his support to a member of the Refugee Olympic Team (EOR) during the Swiss national cycling time trials in Lausanne.
French taekwondo players are set to train in Shizuoka City prior to competing at the delayed Olympic Games in Tokyo.
An unnamed member of the Ugandan team for the delayed Olympic Games in Tokyo tested positive for COVID-19 upon arrival and was denied entry to the country, the Japanese Government has confirmed.
Tokyo 2020 has confirmed athletes will be allowed to drink alcohol inside their rooms at the Athletes' Village, but condoms will not be distributed during the delayed Olympic Games as part of efforts to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
A new sponsorship deal has been reached by the South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) with the iconic eyewear brand Oakley.
Organisers of the delayed Olympic Games in Tokyo are reportedly considering allowing 20,000 people to attend the Opening Ceremony on July 23.
The Olympic and Paralympic Games are meant to be the ultimate test for competitors from around the world, and so it has proved with the mental strength of would-be Olympians and Paralympians challenged as never before by the incursions of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Five weightlifters whose chances of qualifying for the Olympic Games appeared to be dead have been told they will be going to Tokyo 2020.
There is hope that hundreds of spectators could be permitted to watch the upcoming International Basketball Federation Men’s Olympic Qualification Tournament in Victoria in Canada.
Sha’Carri Richardson booked her place at Tokyo 2020 by winning the women’s 100 metres at the United States Track and Field Olympic trials in Eugene in Oregon in 10.86sec.
Germany’s world decathlon champion Niklas Kaul, effectively sure of contesting the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, is in eighth place overnight in the World Athletics Challenge Combined Events competition on the home soil of Ratingen as three compatriots fill the first three places.
The United States, Indonesia and hosts France clinched the final three Olympic spots in the recurve men’s team competition at the World Archery qualifier in Paris.
Hungary’s Anna Olasz was one of 15 swimmers to earn a Tokyo 2020 berth at the International Swimming Federation (FINA) Olympic Marathon Swim Qualifier in Setubal.
Samoa and Ireland both chalked up three victories at the men's rugby sevens Olympic repechage tournament to boost their hopes of qualifying for Tokyo 2020.
Japanese tennis star Naomi Osaka will not be required to talk to the media at the delayed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has confirmed.