Naohisa Takato delivered the first gold medal of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games for host nation Japan on the first night of judo finals here.
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Chinese shooter Qian Yang won the first gold medal of the delayed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games here as she triumphed in the women's 10 metre air rifle.
Algerian judoka Fethi Nourine and his coach Amar Benikhlef have withdrawn from the Tokyo 2020 Olympics to avoid the possibility of meeting an Israeli opponent.
The world has reacted to the Opening Ceremony which began the Olympic Games a year late here under the shadow of the coronavirus pandemic.
Hosts Japan will hope for big success when judo "comes home" for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Japanese tennis star Naomi Osaka ignited the Cauldron as the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games began a year later than planned in front of a near-empty stadium.
Robin Mitchell, the Acting President of the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC), believes Tokyo 2020 will unite the world's athletes and NOCs.
Ali Farag and Nour El Sherbini tasted glory at the Professional Squash Association World Championships today after coming out on top in all-Egyptian finals.
Germany women's hockey captain Nike Lorenz will wear a rainbow-coloured band on her socks at Tokyo 2020 after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) agreed to let her support the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender movement and sexual diversity.
An agreement between the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) and the World Health Organization (WHO) has been confirmed here in Tokyo.
China's Ma Long has learnt the potential route he will have to take when he defends his Olympic men's table tennis title here at Tokyo 2020.
International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President Andrew Parsons has claimed that Brisbane 2032 "excites him greatly" and that the Games in Australia will be "historic".
Defending women's champion Nour El Sherbini shattered home American dreams at the Professional Squash Association World Championships, as today's four semi-finals were all won by Egyptian players.
Women's football teams took the knee today in the first examples of protest at the Olympic Games after a relaxation of the rules.
Germany will have a digital hospitality house here at Tokyo 2020 in a bid to provide the best support for its athletes.