Tatjana Schoenmaker won the women’s 200 metres breaststroke title in a world record to secure the first swimming gold medal at these Games for South Africa on a day when Emma McKeown added Australia’s sixth gold with an Olympic record in the women’s 100m freestyle.
Britain's Bethany Shriever ended Mariana Pajón’s reign as women’s BMX racing Olympic champion after a closely contested final here today.
Stefanos Ntouskos captured Greece’s first-ever Olympic rowing gold medal with a surprise victory in the men’s single sculls as New Zealand claimed two titles on the final day of the Tokyo 2020 regatta here.
A "made-up" story involving weightlifters from China and India has been so widely reported throughout Asia that it has led to claims of athletes from three nations being involved in medal reallocations.
Hosts United States reached their third Gold Cup final in a row after leaving it late to beat guest nation Qatar 1-0 at Q2 Stadium in Austin.
The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) has moved the Under-18 Baseball World Cup in Florida to 2022 due to the ongoing impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Czech sailor Alessia Palanti has taken over as girls' leader at the International Laser Class Association (ILCA) 6 Youth World Championships on Lake Garda.
Achieving a world record at the Olympic Games is the ultimate track and field achievement, but as the athletics programme gets underway tomorrow morning at the Olympic Stadium in Tokyo, a little short of five years since the last one in Rio de Janeiro, it is prospective personal rivalries that command attention.
After winning a silver medal at Tokyo 2020, India's Mirabai Chanu is hungry for more success in 2022 and targeting the Asian Games.
The team representing the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) defeated France 45-34 here tonight to claim the women's foil team gold.
Top seed Chen Meng won an all-Chinese battle with second seed Sun Yingsha to win women's table tennis gold at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
In the first half of the weightlifting programme at Tokyo 2020 Asia has cleaned up, winning 16 of the 21 medals while only one European nation has been represented on the podium.
Ma Long retained the Olympic men’s singles crown after putting his great rival Fan Zhendong to the sword in an enthralling all-Chinese showdown here.
Olympic taekwondo champion Panipak Wongpattanakit, the first Thai athlete to medal at Tokyo 2020, returned home to a hero's welcome from adoring fans and the promise of almost THB20 million (£435,700/$608,000/€512,700).
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.