A meeting of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Marketing Commission later this week will take place without chairman Tsunekazu Takeda after the Japanese official was indicted on corruption charges in France.
Japanese OIympic Committee (JOC) President Tsunekazu Takeda made his first public appearance since he was indicted by French prosecutors on charges of corruption as he again denied wrongdoing at a press conference in Tokyo today.
Papa Massata Diack, son of former International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) President Lamine, has dismissed claims of wrongdoing surrounding the awarding of the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games to Tokyo.
Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) President Tsunekazu Takeda has been indicted on charges of corruption in France linked to Tokyo's successful bid for the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
The Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) plans to not apply its age limit to President Tsunekazu Takeda in order to let him stay on until the end of the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, it has been reported.
Sapporo Mayor Katsuhiro Akimoto and Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) President Tsunekazu Takeda met today to exchange information on whether the city will continue its bid for the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games or turn its attention to the 2030 edition.
Preparations for the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta and Palembang have been met with glowing praise with 100 days to go before the extravaganza across the two Indonesian host cities.
Two-time Olympic equestrian rider and President of the Japanese Olympic Committee Tsunekazu Takeda recently described the equestrian venue for the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta Palembang as “fantastic”.
The World Karate Federation (WKF) has awarded honorary membership to Japan Olympic Committee (JOC) President Tsunekazu Takeda.
The rain just held off and the flame is on its way to Pyeongchang 2018.
Japan have become the latest country to announce their support for the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics despite ongoing security tensions in the region and a dispute over a rogue map produced by organisers.
Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) President Tsunekazu Takeda is set to remain as a member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) beyond his 70th birthday on November 1 after being proposed as one of the five-permitted age limit exemptions.
The chairman of the 2018 Asian Games Organising Committee said he is "confident" everything will be ready in time for the event which begins in exactly a year's time.
Tsunekazu Takeda has been re-elected for 10th consecutive two-year term as President of the Japanese Olympic Committee at an Executive Board meeting today.
A partnership agreement has been signed between the National Olympic Committees (NOCs) of Japan and Finland.