The world rankings for both men's and women's golf have been frozen due the coronavirus pandemic cancelling or postponing dozens of tournaments.
Huge crowds have turned out to see the Olympic Flame when it was put on display at Sendai railway station in the Japanese prefecture of Miyagi in spite of advice not to congregate.
Global Athlete, an organisation representing potential Tokyo 2020 competitors, has urged the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) to postpone the Olympic and Paralympic Games until the COVID-19 pandemic is under control.
The Brazilian Olympic and Paralympic Committees have joined growing calls for this summer's Games in Tokyo to be postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Four-time Olympic champion Michael Johnson has urged the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to "communicate" as the coronavirus crisis continues to threaten the staging of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Usain Bolt's former coach Glen Mills has called for the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to postpone the Tokyo 2020 Olympics until 2021 due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
Tadamasa Fukiura, an advisor for the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee, says he believes a decision must be made by the end of the month over whether the Games will take place this summer.
USA Track and Field (USATF) has become the latest body to call for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics to be postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic.
UK Athletics chairman Nic Coward has added to calls for the date of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games to be addressed by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) due to the increased pressure caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
The new building for Harajuku Station has been opened in the Japanese capital in time for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
The chief executive of USA Swimming, Tim Hinchey, has written an open letter to the United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee (USOPC) urging it to "advocate for the postponement of the Olympic Games".
Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee (TTOC) President Brian Lewis revealed he was "reassured" following a call with International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach regarding the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
The Norwegian Olympic and Paralympic Committee and Confederation of Sports (NIF) has written to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach to request the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games does not take place before the coronavirus situation is under firm control on a global scale.
Hokkaido has lifted its state of emergency over the coronavirus after three weeks, as Sapporo continues preparations to host Olympic marathon and race walks.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) member Pierre-Olivier Beckers-Vieujant has claimed the organisation are right to wait on making a decision regarding Tokyo’s hosting of the Olympic Games amid the coronavirus pandemic.