New Zealand Rugby's head of high performance Mike Anthony has revealed that star players from the country's All Blacks squad turned down the chance to be part of the Tokyo 2020 sevens team.
Mat Belcher and Will Ryan took over the lead in the 470 fleet at the Sailing World Cup in Japan, as they look for a third victory in quick succession on the Tokyo 2020 Olympic course.
Figure skater Evgenia Medvedeva has been appointed as the Russian Olympic Committee's (ROC) ambassador for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
Singapore has appointed former sailor Ben Tan as its Chef de Mission for next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Four teams remain unbeaten after the third round of group stage fixtures at the World Baseball Softball Confederation Softball Americas Olympic qualifier in Canada.
The United States Olympic boxing team trials for Tokyo 2020 have been awarded to Lake Charles in Louisiana.
Five teams remain unbeaten after day two of the World Baseball Softball Confederation Softball Americas Olympic qualifier in Canada.
Tolls on Tokyo's Metropolitan Expressway will be increased during next year's Olympic and Paralympic Games in a bid to help control the level of traffic, it was announced today.
A plan to restrict use of Tokyo's Metropolitan Expressway during next year's Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo to help ease traffic restrictions based upon the random selection of private vehicle licence plates is set to be scrapped, it has been reported in Japan.
Japan's women beat Chinese Taipei for the second consecutive day but the host nation's men were beaten by Tunisia at the Tokyo 2020 basketball test event.
Canada, Puerto Rico and Mexico are vying for Tokyo 2020, when the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) Olympic Americas Qualifier tournament begins in Surrey in British Colombia tomorrow.
The men's regional qualification football tournament for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics will take place in Guadalajara in Mexico, it has been announced.
Germany were too good for Tunisia in the second game of the Tokyo 2020 basketball test event.
The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) will conduct research into heat stress using pills at this year's World Championships in Doha, but they will not be used to monitor the condition of competitors in real time.
South Korea is threatening to review plans to hold a pre-Olympic Games training camp in Japan next year because of concerns relating to radioactivity from the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster.