Olympic rower Pete Lambert has announced his retirement from the sport after representing Britain on the international stage for seven years.
A photocopy of Michael Jordan's first-ever contract with the Chicago Bulls has sold for $57,068 (£43,599/€48,490) at auction.
Canadian karateka Kate Campbell has said she sees the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games as an advantage and welcomed the additional preparation time resulting from the one-year delay to the event.
A century ago, the Olympic flag was raised as King Albert of Belgium opened the 1920 Olympic Games in Antwerp.
An extremely rare watch manufactured by Seiko to celebrate Tokyo hosting the 1964 Olympic Games is set to go up for auction next week with some estimates predicting it could fetch nearly £20,000 ($26,000/€22,000).
Asian Games weightlifting gold medallist Hidilyn Diaz of the Philippines has received a funding boost in her bid for glory at the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
The Rugby Football Union (RFU) has scrapped its men's and women's sevens programme after telling players their contracts will not be renewed.
Tokyo 2020 has announced a male employee has tested positive for coronavirus, marking the third case recorded to date.
France is hoping to develop its kiteboarding team prior to the discipline making its debut at the Paris 2024 Olympic Games, with four female athletes earmarked as potential Olympians training together.
Athletic and academic centre set to be built close to Los Angeles 2028 venues receives funding boost
An athletic and academic centre set to be built close to an area which is due to host events at the 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Los Angeles is to receive $50 million (£38.3 million/€42.4 million) in funding.
The Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee has confirmed a female member of staff has tested positive for COVID-19.
Olympic diving gold medallist Jack Laugher is hopeful he can continue his career through to Paris 2024 after admitting he had been considering retiring after the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham.
A politician who served during the Fukushima disaster has criticised claims that the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games can show humanity's triumph over coronavirus.
The Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department has arrested a man on suspicion of selling fake gold medals for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
The course due to be used for the marathon discipline at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games is set to be officially measured later this year.