Japan’s former junior world champion Umi Imai clinched victory on the final day of the Tokyo 2020 wrestling test event.
Yui Sakano overcame team mate Atena Kodama in the women's 62-kilogram final at the Tokyo 2020 wrestling test event.
The recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize for 2019 will be announced in Oslo next week.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach stressed no decision will be made regarding the 2032 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games host next year, as the chairs of two Future Host Commissions were announced here today.
The International Testing Agency (ITA) has been appointed to take charge of anti-doping for the Olympic boxing qualification events, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) confirmed today.
Shogo Nakamura and Honami Maeda won the men's and women's races respectively at the Tokyo 2020 marathon test event.
Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko has targeted co-hosting the Olympic Games with Russia or Ukraine.
Jamaica's women's football team are refusing to play until they have been paid, following their participation at the FIFA Women’s World Cup in France.
The 2019 International Swimming Federation (FINA) World Cup season is set to begin tomorrow in the host city of next year’s Olympic Games, Tokyo.
Group of athletes and coaches make corruption allegations against National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Moldova
A group of athletes and coaches have accused the National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Moldova (MOC) and its President Nicolae Juravschi of corruption, including an alleged €1 million (£900,000/$1.1 million) fraud connected to the sale of land for its headquarters.
The French Weightlifting Federation (FFHM) has paid tribute to "legend" Marcel Paterni following his death at the age of 82.
Overhauling the structure of the United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee (USOPC) Board to increase athlete representation and changing the general culture of the organisation are among the key recommendations made in the final report from the Athlete and National Governing Body Engagement Commission.
Succession planning is currently low on the International Olympic Committee (IOC)'s list of priorities. With his first Presidential term not yet completed, there seems every prospect that the good ship Bach will sail on until 2025, perhaps longer.