Cuba’s Mijaín López emulated Japanese women’s great Kaori Icho as he earned a stylish victory over Georgian Iakobi Kajaia to become the first male wrestler in history to win four Olympic gold medals.
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American shot putter Raven Saunders has become the first athlete to demonstrate on the podium here Tokyo 2020 in a test of the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) Rule 50.
Belarusian sprinter Krystsina Tsimanouskaya has entered the Polish Embassy in Japan and been granted a humanitarian visa by the country after she alleged she had been taken to the airport in Tokyo against her will following her criticism of Belarus coaches at Tokyo 2020 on social media.
Top seed Chen Yufei of China edged out Tai Tzu-Ying of Chinese Taipei in three sets to clinch the women's badminton gold medal at Tokyo 2020 and continue her country's success in the singles events at the Olympic Games.
Xander Schauffele survived a late scare as he held his nerve to secure the men’s golf gold medal at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games following a thrilling final round that ended in a seven-way playoff for bronze here.
Italian rower Bruno Rosetti has been awarded a bronze medal by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) after a positive test for COVID-19 forced him to miss the final of the men's four at Tokyo 2020.
Belinda Bencic battled past unseeded opponent Markéta Vondroušová of the Czech Republic in three sets to become the first Swiss Olympic women's tennis champion following a gruelling final at Tokyo 2020 here today.
Mete Gazoz became the first Turkish archer to win an Olympic gold medal as he edged out Italian veteran Mauro Nespoli in a tense final of the men's individual competition at Tokyo 2020 here today.
Two Georgian judoka who won silver medals at the delayed Tokyo 2020 Olympics here were told to leave the Games after breaking COVID-19 rules by going sightseeing, it has emerged.
American star Simone Biles has withdrawn from tomorrow's vault and uneven bars finals at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games as she continues to prioritise her mental health.
Tokyo 2020 is guaranteed to be Japan's most successful Olympic Games after the host nation clinched their first fencing gold medal in the men's team épée event here.
Wang Yilyu and Huang Dongping enjoyed a rare victory over team mates Zheng Siwei and Huang Yaqiong to secure the mixed doubles gold medal in an all-Chinese final at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games here today.
Zhu Xueying clinched the first major individual international title of her career as she edged out compatriot Liu Lingling to seal the women's trampoline gold medal at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games here today.
Tokyo has reported a record number of COVID-19 cases for the third straight day as Japan's total swelled to beyond 10,000 for the first time.
Sunisa Lee emulated absent team mate Simone Biles as she dazzled her way to the Olympic women's all-around title by edging out Rebeca Andrade of Brazil in a spectacular final at Tokyo 2020 here tonight.