Japan's new Olympics Minister Seiko Hashimoto has dismissed calls from South Korea to ban the "Rising Sun" Flag at Tokyo 2020, as she became the latest official to comment on the row threatening to overshadow next year's Olympic Games.
Artificial snow was sprayed on volunteers attending the Tokyo 2020 canoe sprint test event, as part of measures designed to combat the high temperatures expected during next year's Olympic Games.
World champion Alena Nazdrova was among the semi-final victors on the opening day of the Ready Steady Tokyo canoe sprint test event at Sea Forest Waterway.
The Japan Olympic Museum is set to open to the public on Saturday (September 14) with a ceremony marking the occasion having been held today in Tokyo.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Intel have confirmed an esports competition will be held in the week leading up to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Pavlos Kontides has been put forward by the Cyprus Olympic Committee (KOE) as a candidate for election to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Athletes' Commission at next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has defended her trip to Switzerland to promote Queensland's bid for the 2032 Olympic Games, after being criticised for leaving Australia as bush fires ravaged the region.
The tracking of athletes using 3D technology is the latest addition to technology giant Intel Corp's Tokyo 2020 portfolio.
Olympic snowboard halfpipe medallists Shaun White and Ayumu Hirano are the leading cross-sport names at the World Skate Park World Championship, starting tomorrow in São Paulo.
Tokyo 2020 official Yasuo Mori has claimed organisers of next year's Olympic Games are fully prepared for the impacts of any typhoon as he attended the karate test event in the Japanese capital.
Proposals to ensure the safety of athletes at the Olympic and Paralympic Games after high levels of E.coli bacteria were found at a venue for Tokyo 2020 have reportedly been put forward by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government.
The Nippon Budokan sports hall will host the Tokyo 2020 karate test event tomorrow, following the conclusion of the fifth leg of the Karate 1-Premier League in the Japanese capital.
When the International Olympic Committee (IOC) put weightlifting's place on the Games schedule under threat on June 9, 2017, there were many within the sport who feared the worst, with good reason.
Australia are on the brink of qualification for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games as their women’s team pegged back Commonwealth champions New Zealand with one round of matches left between the two nations at the Oceania Hockey Cup.
Tokyo 2020 has come under fire for not preparing ticket purchasing instructions in braille for visually impaired spectators.