Tokyo 2020 Coordination Commission chair John Coates admits organisers have "real problems" over the postponed Olympic Games as countries struggle to control the coronavirus crisis.
Swiss tennis player Belinda Bencic is hopeful she will still play in the Olympic mixed doubles event at Tokyo 2020 with Roger Federer, despite the postponement of the Games until 2021.
British long-distance runner Eilish McColgan has said she will look to move up to the marathon distance for the Paris 2024 Olympics in her aim to become the first Scottish woman in athletics to compete at four Games.
Belgium's men's hockey coach Shane McLeod has said that the playing field is now level again due to the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
Thomas Bach has acknowledged that Tokyo 2020 would be cancelled should the Olympic Games not be held in 2021, while the International Olympic Committee (IOC) President confirmed that different scenarios are being considered over the potential impact of coronavirus on the postponed event.
Retired Malaysian badminton star Lee Chong Wei has said Chinese rival Lin Dan will find it difficult to qualify for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics due to tough competition from younger players.
A satirical logo depicting the Tokyo 2020 Olympic emblem as the coronavirus has been removed by the group which published it after organisers of the Games called it "insensitive" and claimed it breached copyright laws.
The Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) has said it will provide additional funding to help support National Olympic Committees (NOC) preparing for the rescheduled Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
South African rugby union star Cheslin Kolbe has said he will make himself available for selection for the British and Irish Lions Tour next year instead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
Australia's women's hockey co-captain Jodie Kenny has said she will delay her retirement until 2021 so she can compete at the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
Tokyo 2020 has slammed a magazine cover which merged the Olympic logo with the novel coronavirus, claiming it is "insensitive" and an infringement of its copyright.
Japan has faced calls from neighbours China and South Korea to ease entry restrictions into the country, as COVID-19 cases slow down.
Gong Lijiao of China maintains she is still aiming for Olympic gold in shot put despite the postponement of Tokyo 2020 until 2021.
Fiji rugby sevens star Jasa Veremalua has said he will not compete at the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympics, now that the event has been moved to 2021.
World Skate has provided an update on the qualification process for the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.