The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) has expressed its backing for the revolutionary concepts launched by Tokyo 2020 for its newly-named "TOKYO WATERFRONT CITY", which denotes an area around Tokyo Bay that will host Olympic and Paralympic events, including 3x3 basketball, and activities next year.
Tokyo 2020 organisers have confirmed that a third Olympic ticket lottery for residents of Japan will be held later this year.
Bridgestone Corporation, the world's largest tire and rubber company, has celebrated one year to go until Tokyo 2020 by inviting the world to "follow its journey" to the next Olympics and experience what it means to help people "chase their dreams".
Facebook Asia-Pacific has a launched a new campaign aimed at drawing advertisers to the platform for next year’s Olympic Games in Tokyo.
The New Zealand Olympic Committee (NZOC) has launched the Tokyo 2020 Earn the Fern campaign as part of the final year of preparations for the Games.
The Olympic Channel has announced that it has launched in Australia on 7plus, the streaming platform of the official Australian Olympic broadcaster Seven West Media.
South Korea has made an official complaint after a Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay map included disputed islands as Japanese territory.
The second Japanese lottery for Tokyo 2020 Olympic tickets will be held between August 8 and 22, it has been reported.
South Africa's preparations for Tokyo 2020 appear to have hit another obstacle after the South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) revealed it had not yet signed deals with 16 federations regarding selection criteria.
Norwegian and Brazilian pairs win FIVB Tokyo Open titles in straight sets as Olympic test event concludes
Norwegian top seeds Anders Mol and Christian Sorum claimed the men's title at the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) Tokyo Open as Brazil's Agatha Bednarczuk and Eduarda "Duda" Lisboa battled to the women's prize.
Naomi Osaka, Japan's current world number two women's tennis player, has targeted a gold medal on home soil at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
Eurosport has pledged to present "the most comprehensive digital coverage of a Summer edition of the Olympic Games ever for Europe" at Tokyo 2020.
Chinese Olympic Committee vice-president admits staying in top three at Tokyo 2020 a "serious challenge"
Chinese Olympic Committee (COC) vice-president Liu Guoyong has warned the country is facing "serious challenges" if it wants to stay in the top three on the Tokyo 2020 Olympics medal table.
Italy have reached the Tokyo 2020 Olympics after beating Britain 5-0 in the final of the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) Europe/Africa Qualifier.
World taekwondo champion Jade Jones believes she would achieve legendary status if she were to secure gold at Tokyo 2020.