There comes a time in the life of every elite performer when they have to retire from the sport in which they have excelled, when they have to face the challenges of what can seem like a cold and daunting outside world.
Germany’s archery team have been dealt a blow ahead of next year’s Olympic Games following Elena Richter’s unexpected retirement.
Former Major League Baseball (MLB) All-Star Adrian Gonzalez has revealed he has "not officially retired" as he bids to represent Mexico at the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games next year.
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 Hellenic Olympic Committee have announced that Japanese swimmer Naoko Imoto will receive the Olympic Flame on behalf of Tokyo 2020 during the handover Ceremony in the Panathinaiko Stadium in Athens tomorrow.
Mexico's Alma Jane Valencia Escoto made history in the women's 57 kilograms freestyle category after becoming the first female wrestler from her country to qualify for the Olympic Games at the Pan-American Wrestling Olympic Qualification Tournament in Ottawa.
The Governor of Tokyo Yuriko Koike has said it would be "unthinkable" to cancel this year's Olympics in the Japanese capital.
The International Swimming Federation (FINA) have put together a team in a bid to tackle the ongoing issues with coronavirus.
Elliot Hanson has been announced as the final sailor in Britain's Olympic sailing team for the Tokyo 2020 Games.
Sports equipment manufacturer Asics has unveiled Japan's new outfits to be worn during medal ceremonies at their home Olympic and Paralympic Games this summer.
Barbie now comes as a softball player, a surfer and a sport climber in Mattel's first launch of toys for this year's Tokyo Olympics.
A Japanese virologist has claimed that if the Tokyo Olympics were to be held tomorrow, the Games would likely face cancellation due to the coronavirus outbreak that started in China.
The International Equestrian Federation (FEI) has confirmed Tokyo 2020 quota places across three equestrian disciplines, following investigations into irregularities at events in France and Syria as well as anti-doping violations by two Qatari athletes.
British Paralympian Jordanne Whiley is set to retire after the Paralympics if she wins a singles medal in Tokyo to go with her two wheelchair doubles bronzes from London 2012 and Rio 2016.
GB Boxing have announced the 13-strong team set to compete in the Olympic qualifying event for Tokyo 2020 at the Copper Box Arena in London.