World champion Panipak Wongpattanakit earned a dramatic late victory over Spanish teenager Adriana Cerezo to claim the women’s under-49 kilogram Olympic taekwondo title here today.
Piet van de Kruk, ninth in the heavyweights at Mexico City in 1968, is the answer to a question that has been posed plenty of times in the weightlifting world over the past two weeks.
Denmark will seek to become the second nation to win back-to-back men’s Olympic handball titles when they launch their Tokyo 2020 campaign tomorrow against host nation Japan.
Swiss hurdler Kariem Hussein has been ruled out of Tokyo 2020 after receiving a nine-month ban for a positive drugs test.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has entered into a flexible borrowing arrangement known as a "revolving credit facility" with a number of Swiss banks.
Tokyo 2020 has released a short film which depicts how sport has helped the recovery of the Tōhoku region in the years since the earthquake and tsunami in 2011.
Samsung has said it will air Olympic-themed commercials on Japanese television as planned during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games which open tomorrow.
Eight qualifying performances for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games have been rejected following investigation by the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU), with the athletes concerned being denied places.
Masters champion Matsuyama and Olympic marathon gold medallist Noguchi among those tipped to light Olympic Cauldron
Tokyo Governor Yoriko Koike is set to welcome the Olympic Flame tomorrow as it reaches the end of its 121-day journey around Japan.
Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) President John Coates has claimed he was "completely misinterpreted by people who weren’t in the room" after receiving criticism for ordering Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk to attend the Tokyo 2020 Opening Ceremony here.
Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) President John Coates has ordered Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk to attend the Tokyo 2020 Opening Ceremony, after Brisbane was confirmed as hosts of the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games here yesterday.
The European champion in the men's 400 metres individual medley is the latest athlete ruled out of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics through testing positive for COVID-19.
World number one skeet shooter Amber Hill has been forced to withdraw from the Tokyo 2020 Olympics after testing positive for COVID-19.
The International Federation of Teqball (FITEQ) has wished the 24 individuals from National Teqball Federations travelling to Tokyo for the Olympic and Paralympic Games a successful trip.