A "health base" is set to be established at the Athletes' Village for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games in case of potential COVID-19 infection.
Olympic weightlifting champion Shi Zhiyong - and teenager - in world-record form in Chinese nationals
Two of China’s top gold medal hopes for Tokyo 2020 were in world-record form at the Men’s National Championships in Kaihua, where a teenager made his mark in sensational style.
Japan's head badminton coach Park Joo-bong claimed Tokyo 2020 Olympic medal hope Kento Momota is "back at his normal level" after recovering from a car crash in January.
In an unprecedented move, the Olympic flame is to visit 14 Japanese prefectures before the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay begins.
The Japanese Government are in the midst of creating a device that detects the presence of stimulant drugs in a person's body, in an attempt to prevent drug smuggling at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
UK Sport chair Dame Katherine Grainger fears hosting the Olympic and Paralympic Games will become financially less viable due to the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic.
International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) President Morinari Watanabe has expressed hope the upcoming gymnastics competition at the Yoyogi National Gymnasium will help "open the door" to Tokyo 2020.
South Korean taekwondo fighter Jeonghun Joo has described the prospect of appearing at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games as a "second chance at life".
Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga has said he will seek to prevent the "explosive spread" of coronavirus as he outlined his intention to protect the health of the Olympic and Paralympic Games host country in a policy speech to the Diet.
One of the biggest ongoing questions for sport centres around the return of spectators to stadiums and how this can be achieved safely amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Japanese Para-long jumper Sayaka Murakami believes the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics represent a "window of opportunity" to create a positive legacy for disabled people in Japan.
Reigning world champion Sarina Satomi has admitted she would be "spending most of my life at home" had she not fallen in love with Para-badminton.
Tokyo 2020 are reportedly set to open applications for Olympic ticket refunds next month following the rescheduling of the Games.
The Japan Softball Association (JSA) is reportedly turning to virtual reality to prepare its team for the long-awaited defence of its Olympic title at Tokyo 2020.
As Russia prepares its appeal against a series of World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) sanctions excluding the country from major international competition for four years, one of its favourite sporting sons, former National Basketball Association (NBA) player Andrei Kirilenko, has warned the proposed collective ban will punish innocent competitors.