The Chinese Swimming Association have denied that Sun Yang is training at a camp with the national team while serving his eight-year ban from the sport.
Tokyo 2020 President Yoshirō Mori has said there should be a reference to the COVID-19 pandemic during the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the postponed Games next year.
Richard Pound, the longest-serving member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), believes 2021 will be the only chance for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics to take place.
United World Wrestling (UWW) has confirmed that all previously-earned qualification spots for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics will be honoured after the postponement of the Games to next year.
A member of the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee has tested positive for COVID-19, officials have announced.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has been forced to backtrack after irritating the Japanese Government and Tokyo 2020 by suggesting Prime Minister Shinzō Abe had agreed to cover additional costs following the postponement of the Olympic Games.
American Olympic athletes are joining the initiative "Rally With Champions" to stream motivational messages after the Tokyo 2020 Games were postponed to next year due to COVID-19.
The City of Gold Coast has voted to re-join the Southeast Queensland Council of Mayors (SEQ) and back their bid for the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Italian tennis player Fabio Fognini has said he would not have competed at Tokyo 2020 had it been held this year, while claiming it is unlikely he will return to play in Asia due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Tokyo 2020 has today confirmed all Nippon Festival events planned to take place this year will not go ahead.
Japanese karateka Ken Nishimura has claimed "karate has become fun again" during the coronavirus pandemic.
Kentaro Iwata, a professor of infectious diseases at Kobe University, said he is "very pessimistic" about the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games taking place next year.
Double Olympic rowing champion Mahé Drysdale has said he is unsure if he will compete at the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympics as he has struggled with motivation for training during the COVID-19 lockdown.
British Government appoints former London 2012 chief to boost production of personal protection equipment
Former London 2012 chief executive Paul Deighton has been appointed to boost the production of personal protection equipment (PPE) for health workers treating COVID-19 patients in Britain.
Ten-time world champion canoeist Alexander Slafkovský claimed the ability for athletes to train is essential for next year's Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.