Women's British Open champion Hinako Shibuno says her next goal is to win a home Olympic gold medal at Tokyo 2020.
Six-time Olympic champion Ryan Lochte stepped up his pursuit of a place at Tokyo 2020 after he won the 200 metres individual medley at the United States National Championships on his return from a 14-month doping ban.
The United States will bid to underline their recent dominance of the World Junior Rowing Championships at this year's competition in Tokyo, which is doubling as a test event for next year's Olympic and Paralympic Games.
India House to be set up for athletes at Tokyo 2020 with Sports Minister confident of improved performance
"India House" will be set up during next year’s Olympic Games in Tokyo to cater to the needs of the country’s participating athletes, India Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju has said.
The Australian Olympic Committee and sponsor Allianz have held an event with gold medallists Sally Pearson and Chloe Esposito to mark one year to go until Tokyo 2020.
Olympic champions China among further five qualifiers for women's volleyball tournament at Tokyo 2020
China secured their place at Tokyo 2020 to defend their women's volleyball Olympic title from Rio 2016 after they beat Turkey in straight sets in Ningbo.
The British Mountaineering Council (BMC) has appointed Tom Greenall as GB Climbing head coach in its quest for success at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Three-times Olympic sport shooting champion Niccolò Campriani has undertaken an ambitious challenge of coaching a group of novice refugee athletes and helping them qualify for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Japanese teenagers excited by Tokyo 2020 but less than one in five applied for tickets, survey reveals
Only one in five 17-to 19-year-olds in Japan have applied for tickets to next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo, while fewer than one in ten are trying to be volunteers, according to a new survey.
Temperatures near the New National Stadium in Tokyo were recorded at 30 celsius at 6am local time with exactly one year to go until the start of the Olympic marathon, according to Japan-based Weathernews, as a heatwave sweeps across the region.
Olympians and Paralympians took to the catwalk as Giorgio Armani unveiled the Italian uniforms for Tokyo 2020 at the end of his Spring/Summer 2020 Emporio Armani collection launch in Milan.
The designs of two JPY¥500 (£3.86/$4.68/€4.22) commemorative coins celebrating next year's Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo have been selected.
Six United States athletes aiming to qualify for the Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo next year have been named as members of a sponsorship programme backed by finance company Deloitte.
A series of measures designed to help protect athletes from the heat and humidity are set to be implemented at the International Triathlon Union (ITU) World Olympic Qualification event in Tokyo this month.
Kei Nishikori has already seen the Japanese flag raised in his honour at an Olympics - and the 29-year-old Grand Slam finalist is relishing the chance to stand on the podium again when the Games are hosted on home soil at the re-vamped Ariake Park venue next year.