International Otaku Expo Association (IOEA) are set to hold a summit alongside next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Former world champion Alessio Foconi of Italy beat Maxime Pauty of France to clinch the gold medal at the International Fencing Federation Men's Foil World Cup, a competition doubling as a test event for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
The Tokyo Metropolitan Government (TMG) has announced the dates for the grand opening ceremonies of the Ariake Arena and Tokyo Aquatic Centre venues.
New Zealand's greatest Olympian, Sir Peter Snell, has died, aged 80, it has been announced.
Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) President Habu Gumel has called for national federations to seek funding opportunities to support athletes at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Team GB has announced a partnership with food company Whole Earth, with seven months to go until the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Japanese baseball legend Sadaharu Oh is looking forward to what is going to be a "momentous year" for baseball and softball in his home country in 2020.
A father, whose 12-year-old daughter was killed in the 2011 Japan tsunami, will participate in the Torch Relay for next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) and Japanese public broadcaster NHK will produce an official film of the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.
NBCUniversal (NBCU) has claimed it has received more than $1 billion (£760 million/€900 million) in national advertising commitments for next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Maria Sharapova seems to have admitted that she will miss next year's Olympics in Tokyo, after committing herself to playing a tournament in California during the week of the Games.
Fasel foresees re-run of Pyeongchang if WADA’s Russia sanctions confirmed before IIHF World Championships
René Fasel, President of the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF), has moved swiftly to reassure Swiss ice hockey fans that Russia will take its place at next year’s World Championships.
France's national lottery operator FDJ have announced they will become an official partner of the Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Details of one of the four Tokyo 2020 Nippon festivals - entitled "Participation, Interaction and Dialogue" - have been announced.
Russian Olympic Committee President Stanislav Pozdnyakov criticised the "illogical and excessive" punishment handed down by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) as the country's Sports Minister claimed the nation "did everything possible" to address the doping scandal.