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.
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.
Munich 1972 Olympic weightlifting champion Zygmunt Smalcerz has been appointed head coach of the Norwegian team.
Double Olympic champion and Iranian weightlifting legend Hossein Rezazadeh has been appointed director of his country's Para powerlifting association.
Grégoire Koenig has been appointed as an advisor of institutional relations for the Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Russia’s five-time Olympic synchronised swimming champion Svetlana Romashina has hinted she may retire before the rescheduled Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in 2021.
As the International Olympic Committee and Tokyo 2020 work on the "huge jigsaw puzzle" following the postponement of the Olympic Games because of the coronavirus pandemic, Federations are dealing with the impact on their own calendars.
"Unrealistic" for Tokyo 2020 to take place unless coronavirus vaccine found, warns public health Professor
A Professor of Global Public Health based in the United Kingdom has said it is "unrealistic" for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games to go ahead in the summer of 2021 unless a coronavirus vaccine has been found by then.
Organisers of the Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games have admitted that the postponement of Tokyo 2020 by 12 months will cause them problems.
American boxer Keyshawn Davis has revealed he will wait until the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games before turning professional.
British Swimming announced they are to uphold their selection policy for the marathon swimming event at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games "as much as possible".
Caribbean Association of National Olympic Committees (CANOC) secretary general Keith Joseph confirmed the dates of the Caribbean Games would remain the same despite the postponement of Tokyo 2020 to the same year.
Richard Young and Ulrich Haas, the co-drafters of the World Anti-Doping Code, have highlighted the finality of sanctions and the Osaka ruling among reasons why athletes who would have been banned from Tokyo 2020 cannot be prohibited from participating at the rescheduled Games next year.
Tokyo 2020 Coordination Commission chairman John Coates has claimed the postponed Olympic and Paralympic Games can act as a stimulus to help kick-start the Japanese economy after the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.
Japanese Olympic judo champion Shohei Ono revealed he thinks of the postponement of Tokyo 2020 as a "plus".