Companies and corporations which are part of the top-tier Olympic sponsorship scheme will automatically become main sponsors of the Paralympic Games from 2021, under an agreement between the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the International Paralympic Committee (IPC).
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A range of merchandise featuring the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games mascots has been unveiled by the Organising Committee prior to its official launch at an event in the Japanese capital next week.
Tokyo 2020 President Yoshirō Mori warned the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) could fail with its bid to have more matches at the event owing to their cost-cutting measures, as the International Olympic Committee (IOC) claimed issues raised by World Sailing had been addressed by organisers.
A total of 30 cost-cutting measures proposed by Tokyo 2020 could save around $100 million (£75.6 million/€85.5 million) from the running of the Olympic and Paralympic Games, International Olympic Committee (IOC) Coordination Commission chairman John Coates claimed here today.
Dubi defends strength of 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic race despite concerns over five remaining candidates
Senior International Olympic Committee (IOC) official Christophe Dubi has staunchly defended the current state of the race for the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games despite lingering concerns over all five remaining candidates.
Tokyo 2020's Olympic Torch Relay will start from the disaster-hit prefecture of Fukushima on March 26 that year, it was announced here today.
Tokyo 2020 are expected to finalise their budget for the Paralympic Games imminently but the figure is likely to be reduced considerably as part of an attempt to cut costs, International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President Andrew Parsons has claimed.
Defending champions Australia wary of strength of field at World University Rugby Sevens Championship
Australian men's team manager Christina Hickman urged her side to be wary of the strength of the field as they prepare to defend their World University Rugby Sevens Championship title in Namibia.
Top seeds Cao Shuting and Zeng Jinjin began their pursuit of the women's Beach Volleyball Under-19 World Championships title with a win as main draw action began in Nanjing today.
Women's top seed Akane Yamaguchi of Japan booked her place in the second round of the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Thailand Open as she eased to a comfortable win over China's Gao Fangjie in Bangkok.
A national football centre in Fukushima is due to partially re-open later this month and will be used by the Japanese Football Association (JFA) in the build-up to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Tokyo 2020 and Paris 2024 have vowed to cooperate in areas including legacy and cost-cutting after the two Organising Committees signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) here today.
Hosts Chinese Taipei and Japan moved a step closer to reaching the final of the World University Baseball Championship as the super round began in Chiayi today.
Canada claimed their third victory as the two teams representing the United States continued their perfect start to the USA Softball International Cup in California.
Japan continue dominant start to Junior Men's Softball World Championship title defence with fourth win
Defending champions Japan recorded their fourth consecutive victory as they maintained their perfect start to the Junior Men's Softball World Championship in Prince Albert in Canada.