Wheelchair tennis player Rob Shaw and judoka Priscilla Gagné are the latest athletes to be added to Canada’s squad for next month’s Paralympics here.
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South Korea’s Olympic team were told to remove banners hung on balconies at the Athletes’ Village here in Tokyo after its message upset officials from a far-right Japanese political party.
Reigning Paralympic high jump champion Mariyappan Thangavelu has been chosen as India’s flagbearer for Tokyo 2020 here next month.
Australian basketball player Liz Cambage has announced her withdrawal from the Olympics here over mental health concerns after revealing she was suffering from panic attacks, was not eating and was experiencing sleepless nights.
New Zealand’s Paralympic team for Tokyo 2020 were formally presented for the first time and received a special farewell before heading here for next month’s Games.
Britain’s men’s ice hockey head coach Pete Russell has pledged to change the culture and performance within the game in England after securing a new position with the English Ice Hockey Association (EIHA).
The International Testing Agency (ITA) has confirmed an 80 per cent implementation rate of testing recommendations after concluding its eight-month long pre-Olympic Games anti-doping programme.
A doping control guide - which aims to "dispel misconceptions" over testing Para-athletes - has been launched by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) prior to the start of next month's Games here.
World number one Novak Djokovic has confirmed his participation for the Olympic Games here as he continues his quest for a Golden Slam.
Nine players from the women’s sitting volleyball team that secured the Paralympic gold medal for the United States at Rio 2016 have been selected in the 12-strong squad for next month’s Games here.
The National Olympic Committee and Sports Confederation of Denmark (DIF) has announced the country’s official song for the upcoming Olympics in Tokyo.
Arthur Pilard of France and Zoe Claessens of Switzerland warmed up for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics by securing titles at the European BMX Championships.
Queen Elizabeth II has wished England manager Gareth Southgate well as he looks to guide his team to their first European Championship crown.
Stefan Boesmans and Yorick de Groot of The Netherlands beat Qatar’s Cherif Younousse Samba and Ahmed Tijan to win their first Beach Volleyball World Tour event as a pairing in Gstaad in Switzerland.
Dutch rider Bauke Mollema claimed his second Tour de France win - four years after his first - following his success in the 14th stage, while Canada’s Michael Woods moved into the polka dot jersey and France’s Guillaume Martin climbed into second overall.