Tokyo 2020 have claimed key partners must be "more united than ever" as scenarios for a possible postponement of the Olympic Games are considered over the next four weeks.
The Athletics Association, a "unified voice" for professional track and field athletes, has called for this year's Olympic Games in Tokyo to be postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Bridgestone South Africa have announced that double Olympic 800 metres champion Caster Semenya will feature as part of their "Chase Your Dream, No Matter What" campaign.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe has suggested for the first time that this year's Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo may have to be postponed, saying the event cannot be held under current circumstances due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Tokyo 2020 President Yoshirō Mori has said that a decision on whether to continue the Olympic Torch Relay will be made in the coming days.
The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) has told athletes to prepare for a Tokyo Olympics in the northern hemisphere summer in 2021, after agreeing not to send a team should the Games take place in July.
Canada have said they will not compete at the Olympic and Paralympic Games should they be held this year as other nations also plan for a one-year postponement of Tokyo 2020.
National team training camps in Japan ahead of this summer's Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games have been cancelled because of the coronavirus pandemic.
World Athletics has called on the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to postpone this year's Olympic Games in Tokyo because of the coronavirus crisis, insidethegames has learned.
Rugby coach Eddie Jones claimed Japan will "fight" to hold the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games this year, despite the coronavirus crisis.
A final decision on the Tokyo 2020 Olympics will be reached in four weeks by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) with postponement of the Games set to be assessed.
A survey of athletes carried out by the United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee (USOPC) has revealed widespread support for postponing this summer's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Japan could slip into its worst economic period since the 2008 global financial crisis due to the impact of COVID-19, according to a chief economist.
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.