By Duncan Mackay, Liam Morgan, Michael Pavitt, Mike Rowbottom, Philip Barker, Dan Palmer and Geoff Berkeley in Tokyo
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.
France won the inaugural mixed team judo title at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics with a commanding display to beat Japan.
Cuban Mijaín López will hope for a place in history at Tokyo 2020 by becoming the first male wrestler to win four Olympic gold medals.
Kiran Badloe maintained The Netherlands’ golden touch in the men’s Olympic RS:X windsurfing by earning a convincing victory as the first sailing medals of Tokyo 2020 were determined.
Lee Yang and Wang Chi-lin claimed Chinese Taipei’s first-ever badminton gold with a sensational display to see off third seeds Li Junhui and Liu Yuchen of China in the men’s doubles final at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics here.
Elaine Thompson-Herah successfully defended her Olympic women's 100 metres title as she led home a Jamaican clean sweep in an Olympic record time of 10.61sec.
Team ROC earned gold in the women’s team sabre competition as their fencers saw off the challenge of France in the final at Tokyo 2020 today.
Karate legend Antonio Diaz served as flagbearer at the Opening Ceremony for his country Venezuela as the sport debuted at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Meso Hassona became Qatar’s first ever Olympic gold medallist when he finished well clear of his rivals in the men’s 96 kilograms category at the Tokyo International Forum.
Chungwon Choue, the President of World Taekwondo, hailed this week’s taekwondo events at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games as a huge success.
New Zealand banished the demons of their Rio 2016 final defeat to Australia to win women's rugby sevens gold at Tokyo 2020.
Ivan Litvinovich delivered Belarus' first medal of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics after jumping to gold in the men's trampoline gymnastics at the Ariake Gymnastics Centre here.
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.
Lu Xiaojun cemented his place among the all-time greats of weightlifting in another sensational session at the Tokyo International Forum.