Tokyo 2020 has announced the start time for the marathon swimming events at the Olympic Games has been brought forward amid heat concerns.
Liam Morgan: Reluctance from IOC to take action against Federations provides safety net for core Olympic sports
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is well known for its opaque messaging.
Chloé Dygert is determined to recover in time for Tokyo 2020 after suffering a severe laceration on her left leg at the International Cycling Union (UCI) Road World Championships in Italy, and is targeting two titles.
Players competing in next season's National Basketball Association (NBA) Finals are likely to miss the Olympic Games.
Athletes competing at the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games next year are set to be encouraged to limit their stay at the Athletes' Village as much as possible to reduce the risk of COVID-19 infection.
A Japanese Government official has poured cold water on reports that North Korean leader Kim Jong-un could be invited to next year's Olympic Games.
The Dubai Sports Council (DSC) has invited athletes to prepare for next year's re-arranged Olympic Games in Tokyo at training camps in the Emirate.
International Boxing Association (AIBA) Presidential candidate Suleyman Mikayilov has vowed to establish an independent body to help pay off the troubled Federation's considerable debt in his manifesto for the top job at the organisation.
Bach encourages athletes to have COVID-19 vaccine before Tokyo 2020 but insists it will not be required
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has encouraged athletes to have a COVID-19 vaccination before the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympics but insisted it would not be an entry requirement for the Games.
Thomas Bach has claimed payments totalling more than $8 million (£6 million/€6.7 million) made by the Tokyo 2020 Bid Committee to a former executive at Japanese marketing agency Dentsu did not break any International Olympic Committee (IOC) rules.
The International Skating Union (ISU) is evaluating alternative locations for the World Speed Skating Championships after they were impacted by the cancellation of test events for the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.
The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games are due to be broadcast on six television channels in Thailand, the country's Minister of Tourism and Sports Phiphat Ratchakitprakarn has announced.
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, who played a crucial role in the city being awarded the 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games, could be set to step down to take up a role in the United States Government when Joe Biden takes over as the new President.
World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) director general Olivier Niggli has admitted the Japanese Government has raised concern over the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on testing in the lead-up to the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympics – but expressed confidence the system will return to full speed in time for the Games.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has suggested the organisation will shoulder some of the costs of vaccinating participants for COVID-19 at the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games next year.