China started their bid to reach Tokyo 2020 with victory over Finland in the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) Men’s International Olympic Qualification Tournament.
A 1,000 kilometres road relay between Tokyo and the areas of north-east Japan hit by an earthquake and tsunami in 2011 featured more than 1,700 participants aiming to raise money for charity.
Fears for the welfare of athletes at Tokyo 2020 have increased after a construction worker was reported to have collapsed and died from heatstroke while working at a construction site for next year's Olympic and Paralympic Games.
The organisers of the 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games in Lausanne and the 2021 Winter Universiade in Lucerne have met in the Olympic capital to exchange ideas.
China's women's coxed four broke the junior world's best time mark on day two of the World Rowing Junior Championships in Tokyo, which is doubling as the test event for next year's Olympic Games.
Tokyo 2020's second-chance lottery for residents of Japan hoping to buy Olympic tickets has officially opened today.
The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) has expressed confidence in Brisbane and Queensland mounting a compelling case to host the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games following the inaugural meeting of a candidature leadership group in Cairns today.
International Skating Union to set-up centre of excellence in Beijing as part of Winter Olympic legacy
The International Skating Union (ISU) will set-up a centre of excellence in Beijing as part of legacy plans following the 2022 Winter Olympics in the Chinese capital.
More than 1,000 Kiwi athletes from 31 sports are officially targeting next year’s Olympic Games in Tokyo with the New Zealand team long list now in place.
Defending champions Switzerland began strongly in the women's quadruple sculls as the World Rowing Junior Championships opened with heats action in Tokyo.
Hospitality packages at the 2020 Olympic Games will go on sale for Japanese residents at the end of this month, Tokyo 2020 have announced.
Tokyo 2020's equestrian test event will take place in the Japanese capital next week, with reigning Olympic eventing champion Michael Jung set to top the bill.
A demonstration of an air-conditioning system using snow has been launched in front of Saitama Stadium, one of the football venues for next year’s Olympic Games in Tokyo.
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.