The Japanese Government is reportedly considering making private health insurance compulsory for visitors attending next year’s Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
David Owen: I would have begged to differ in March, but I now think Tokyo 2022 would have been the right call
I have been pining for Japan.
Brazilian athletes who are set to compete at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games next year have begun a series of digital meetings with schoolchildren in the Japanese city of Hamamatsu.
Japan's national women's softball team began a training camp by holding a session at Yokohama Stadium, as they prepare for their home Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
The number of new coronavirus cases reported by the Japanese Government fell today, following a recent steep rise in the country due to stage the Olympics and Paralympics next year.
South Korean spy chief Park jie-Won has proposed that a summit should be held between the leaders of Japan, the United States, North Korea and South Korea during the rearranged Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga has warned of the need for extra caution in the country amid concerns over a resurgence in the number of COVID-19 infections in the Olympic and Paralympic Games host nation.
Japanese Prime Minister suggests Tokyo 2020 would be an "opportunity" for potential North Korea meeting
Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga has suggested Tokyo 2020 could be a "good opportunity" to hold talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
Next year's World Masters Games in Kansai has been postponed after organisers expressed concern over the impact of "severe" restrictions on participants to combat coronavirus.
Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga has said he will seek to prevent the "explosive spread" of coronavirus as he outlined his intention to protect the health of the Olympic and Paralympic Games host country in a policy speech to the Diet.
One of the biggest ongoing questions for sport centres around the return of spectators to stadiums and how this can be achieved safely amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Yokohama Stadium is set to be as full as it has been for months as part of a three-day trial to test COVID-19 countermeasures ahead of Tokyo 2020.
Four-time world champion Daiya Seto has avoided a ban from competing at the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games but has been suspended for the rest of the year for having an extra-marital affair.
The Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) are to introduce measures aimed at preventing female athletes from being photographed in a sexualised manner when competing in their events.
More than 10,000 spectators attend baseball and football matches as Japan eases capacity restrictions
More than 5,000 spectators have been permitted to return to Nippon Professional Baseball and J-League matches after an easing of coronavirus restrictions in Japan.