Rio 2016 Olympic bronze medallists Nigeria will target qualification for Tokyo 2020 as they begin their campaign in the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Under-23 Africa Cup of Nations in Cairo.
The men's marathon at next year's Olympics is set to be rescheduled so it will no longer be the last athletics event of the Games after it was controversially relocated from Tokyo to Sapporo, it was revealed today.
Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) President John Coates has congratulated Shelley Watts following her appointment by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) boxing taskforce as one of 10 athlete ambassadors to engage with fighters prior to Tokyo 2020.
The video game Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 has been released today in the Americas on the Nintendo Switch console.
Gene testing could be introduced at Tokyo 2020 as latest weapon to catch cheats, IOC President reveals
Gene testing could be introduced in time for next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo, International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach announced here today.
Japanese retailers, including supermarkets and convenience stores, will begin charging for plastic bags next summer prior to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Kenya have appointed Barnaba Korir as their general manager for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Organisers of next year's Olympic and Paralympic Games should "plan for every eventuality" to combat the possibility of extreme weather conditions in Japan during the event, according to the tournament director of the Rugby World Cup.
Ryo Noguchi and Makoto Hondama won the men and women's All Japan Tennis Championships, a test event for next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Canada's Evan Dunfee has claimed the International Olympic Committee (IOC) "does not care about athlete welfare" and made the decision to move the marathons and race walks at Tokyo 2020 to Sapporo "to protect their brand".
Japan could introduce upgraded missile defence systems in Tokyo ahead of the Olympic and Paralympic Games, according to the country’s Defence Ministry.
The International Tennis Federation (ITF) have given a positive assessment of progress at the Ariake Tennis Park, as their Olympic and Paralympic test event concluded.
The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) has confirmed the four men's and women's teams to have directly qualified for the 3x3 basketball competitions at Tokyo 2020.
Start times for triathlon and the cross-country stage of equestrian competition will be brought forward due to heat concerns, Tokyo 2020 and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) revealed today.
Marathon and race-walk events will move to Sapporo after an agreement was reached in a four-party meeting, however the Tokyo Metropolitan Government will not incur the costs associated with the move.