If there is a God, then He - or She - surely will make a divine intervention to ensure that the delayed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games go ahead next year as scheduled.
Olympic boxing hopeful Tefo Kesotshepa Maitewa has died aged 22 after recently being diagnosed with a brain tumour.
Organisers of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics have claimed alleged Russian cyber-attacks had no "significant impact" on preparation for the Games.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach believes that hosting the Tokyo 2020 Olympics next year will be even more significant to karate after the World Karate Federation (WKF) celebrated its 50th anniversary earlier this month.
Grant Robins believes the one-year delay of the Olympic Games can benefit England’s hopes of swimming success at Birmingham 2022.
Six Russian intelligence officers have been charged in the United States in an alleged global computer hacking operation that included the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang.
GB Boxing has confirmed that its long-time senior podium coach, Paul Walmsley, has departed the team with less than a year until the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
The Tokyo 2020 Olympic karate venue, the Nippon Budokan Hall, has hosted the sport's first major event in Japan since the coronavirus outbreak in March.
The Tokyo Metropolitan Government has announced the reopening dates for two more Tokyo 2020 venues, with sports federations and the public able to access tennis and table tennis facilities in the coming months.
French basketball player Vincent Poirier says he would choose an Olympic gold medal at Tokyo 2020 over winning the National Basketball Association (NBA) Finals, following suggestions that NBA stars will not be able to compete in Japan next year.
Coach Simon Amor has pledged his commitment to England's 15-a-side team after his hopes of leading Britain’s men's sevens side at a second straight Olympic Games were dashed by funding cuts.
Japanese skateboarder Yuto Horigome believes a home crowd will enhance his performance at Tokyo 2020, where the sport is set to make its Olympic debut.
The resumption of sporting events has unsurprisingly led to a rise in the number of athletes testing positive for coronavirus in recent weeks.
The Athletes’ Village at next year’s Olympic Games could be used to treat competitors and coaches suspected of having coronavirus.
Fitness firm Gymshark helped British long jumper Daniel Bramble reach a fundraising goal to train full-time for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.