Matea Jelić pulled off a sensational fightback to beat Britain’s Lauren Williams, becoming Croatia’s maiden Olympic taekwondo champion and capturing the nation’s first gold medal of this year’s Games here in Tokyo.
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Australia’s Ariarne Titmus came from behind to snatch victory from five-time Olympic champion Katie Ledecky in an epic women’s 400 metres freestyle final, while Britain’s Adam Peaty retained his men’s 100m breaststroke title on a thrilling morning of swimming finals at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics here today.
Hifumi and Uta Abe enjoyed a magical night inside the Nippon Budokan as the Japanese siblings both struck judo gold for Japan at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics here.
Hungary’s Áron Szilágyi claimed his third Olympic men's sabre individual title in succession with a stunning 15-7 victory over Italy’s Luigi Samele at the Tokyo 2020 Games here, while China’s Sun Yiwen triumphed in a dramatic women's épée individual final.
United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee (USOPC) chair Susanne Lyons revealed they are "poised and ready" to discuss a potential bid for Salt Lake City to host the 2030 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.
About 100 of the United States’ 613-strong team for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics here are unvaccinated against coronavirus, it has been revealed.
The Georgian National Olympic Committee’s (GNOC) failure to submit tennis players Oksana Kalashinikova and Ekaterine Gorgodze as entrees into the women’s doubles competition has cost them a place at Tokyo 2020, the Court of Arbitration for Sport’s (CAS) Ad Hoc Division has ruled here.
Hungary’s Áron Szilágyi will be aiming to complete a hat-trick of Olympic gold medals when the fencing competition starts here today.
Angry Japanese protesters gathered outside the Olympic Stadium here to vent their dismay over the staging of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics as the Games was officially opened today despite public opposition.
The Empire State Building in the United States is set to illuminate in rotating colours in recognition of the countries competing at the upcoming Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC) President Marco Scolaris has backed athletes to "rise to the unprecedented challenges" presented at the delayed Tokyo 2020 Olympics here.
Guinea has performed a dramatic U-turn by reversing its decision to withdraw from the Olympics here on the eve of the Opening Ceremony.
Tokyo 2020 stepping up surveillance on overseas attendees as city records highest COVID-19 rate since January
Tokyo 2020 officials are stepping up surveillance on foreign attendees for the Olympics here, warning them to stay "within the sight" of a security guard when they leave their hotel amid concerns over COVID-19 rule breakers.
Georgian tennis players Oksana Kalashnikova and Ekaterine Gorgodze are set to go before the Court of Arbitration for Sport’s (CAS) Ad Hoc Division in a bid to secure their place at the upcoming Olympics here in Tokyo.
Winona Hartvikson will make her Paralympic debut at the age of 62 after being named as part of Canada’s equestrian squad for next month’s Games here.