By Duncan Mackay, Liam Morgan, Michael Pavitt, Mike Rowbottom, Philip Barker, Dan Palmer and Geoff Berkeley in Tokyo
Tokyo has reported a record number of COVID-19 cases for the third straight day as Japan's total swelled to beyond 10,000 for the first time.
US swimming Olympic silver medallist Murphy questions whether men’s 200m baclstroke final was "clean"
Ryan Murphy of the United States, who won swimming silver in today’s men’s 200 metres backstroke final behind Evgeny Rylov of the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC), told a press conference that he could not be sure the race was clean.
Britain's Bethany Shriever ended Mariana Pajón’s reign as women’s BMX racing Olympic champion after a closely contested final here today.
Stefanos Ntouskos captured Greece’s first-ever Olympic rowing gold medal with a surprise victory in the men’s single sculls as New Zealand claimed two titles on the final day of the Tokyo 2020 regatta here.
Tatjana Schoenmaker won the women’s 200 metres breaststroke title in a world record to secure the first swimming gold medal at these Games for South Africa on a day when Emma McKeown added Australia’s sixth gold with an Olympic record in the women’s 100m freestyle.
Zhu Xueying clinched the first major individual international title of her career as she edged out compatriot Liu Lingling to seal the women's trampoline gold medal at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games here today.
A "made-up" story involving weightlifters from China and India has been so widely reported throughout Asia that it has led to claims of athletes from three nations being involved in medal reallocations.
Australia’s team of four for the wheelchair tennis at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics has been announced, including two reigning Paralympic champions in Dylan Alcott and Heath Davidson.
World champions Jennifer Dodds and Bruce Mouat are to continue their successful partnership as they pair up for British Curling's Mixed Doubles League, which is due to start today.
Shinshiro, which is due to host the start and finish of the road cycling races at the Aichi-Nagoya 2026 Asian Games, has launched a campaign to encourage cyclists and motorists to share the road safely.
CoSport, the authorised ticket reseller (ATR) for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in the United States, is facing a lawsuit from five customers who are fighting for full refunds for their Tokyo 2020 tickets.
World pole vault champion Sam Kendricks of the United States has been ruled out of the postponed Olympic Games here after testing positive for COVID-19.
A campaign group in Iran has called for the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to suspend the Olympic shooting gold medal awarded to Javad Foroughi after claiming he is part of a "terrorist organisation".
German cycling coach Patrick Moster has been sent home from Tokyo 2020 after referring to cyclists as "camel riders" during yesterday’s men’s individual time trial.