Britain's Olympic medallist Dom Parsons has announced his decision to retire from skeleton after an historic 12-year career.
Mike Rowbottom: Rudisha's London 2012 world record 800m is highlight of the decade…but Bayi’s 1974 effort tops it
It was the Moment of the Decade, according to World Athletics. It was the Race of the Decade, according to letsrun.com. Two pretty good judges.
Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko has attended a presentation of possible designs for his country's kit for next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Ten years ago, at the end of the Noughties, I was given the perfect laptop bag. It is sturdy, compact and sensibly compartmentalised. I still take it on every overseas trip.
A host of Olympic medallists are among the latest batch of former athletes confirmed as participants for the Tokyo 2020 Torch Relay.
North Korea are set to announce they will not compete in the third round of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament in South Korea in February - ending their chances of reaching Tokyo 2020.
Six-time world champion Mary Kom secured a place on India's boxing team for next year's Olympic qualification tournament with a comfortable victory over rival Nikhat Zareen in an eagerly-anticipated trial bout.
Tokyo 2020 chief executive Toshirō Mutō has sought to reassure the Japanese public that the cost of hosting next year’s Olympic and Paralympic Games will not exceed budgeted estimates.
Iran’s Olympic champion weightlifter Kianoush Rostami made a career high total in one of the best head-to-head contests of 2019 at the Qatar Cup in Doha, the final Olympic qualifying competition of the year – but he still needs a miracle if he is to go for gold again at Tokyo 2020.
The Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) has sent formal notice to the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) that it will appeal the range of sanctions imposed on the country for manipulating the Moscow Laboratory data.
Japan Airlines will give away up to 50,000 domestic return tickets to foreign nationals who visit the country during the time of next year's Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo.
Japan Sport Olympic Square, one of the major administrative hubs for Tokyo 2020, will become completely smoke-free from next year, it has been announced.
Indonesian Olympic Committee (KOI) secretary general Teuku Arlan Prakasa has revealed they aiming to send more athletes to next year’s Olympic Games in Tokyo than it did to the 2016 edition in Rio de Janeiro.
The British Equestrian Federation (BEF) has announced four key names promoted into leadership roles for dressage, eventing, jumping and Para-dressage teams ahead of next year's Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo.
Former women’s world number one Angelique Kerber has revealed she may play mixed doubles at next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo alongside fellow German Alexander Zverev.