Australia booked their ticket for Tokyo 2020 with a thrilling victory against Samoa in the final of the Oceania Sevens Championship in Suva.
Tournament favourites Kenya and defending champions Zimbabwe both went unbeaten on the opening day of the Rugby Africa Men’s Sevens in Johannesburg, recording three wins out of three at the qualifier for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Eight teams will battle it out for a place at next year's Olympic Games at the Asia Women's Sevens in Guangzhou this weekend.
Australia and Samoa will battle for the Tokyo 2020 quota place on offer at the Oceania Sevens Championship in Suva after both teams reached the semi-finals.
Spanish opera singer Plácido Domingo, who has been accused of sexual harassment by several women, has withdrawn from performing at a cultural event being organised in conjunction with next year's Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo.
Applications for the second Tokyo 2020 Olympic ticket lottery are due begin on November 13 for residents in Japan, it was announced today.
Rio 2016 Olympic bronze medallists Nigeria will target qualification for Tokyo 2020 as they begin their campaign in the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Under-23 Africa Cup of Nations in Cairo.
The men's marathon at next year's Olympics is set to be rescheduled so it will no longer be the last athletics event of the Games after it was controversially relocated from Tokyo to Sapporo, it was revealed today.
World Taekwondo Europe (WTE) has officially started its "Generation 24"plan, a project targeting the development of cadets and juniors in the sport ahead of the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris.
Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) President John Coates has congratulated Shelley Watts following her appointment by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) boxing taskforce as one of 10 athlete ambassadors to engage with fighters prior to Tokyo 2020.
The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) has unveiled the unique design for the tables being used at next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo, called Motif.
Qualifying for the ice hockey tournament at the 2022 Winter Olympic Games in Beijing is set to begin in Sanya on the Chinese island of Hainan tomorrow.
World Boxing Council (WBC) President Mauricio Sulaimán has urged countries not to enter professionals into qualification events for the boxing tournament at next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Funding worth up to $5 million (£4 million/€4.5 million) is to be provided by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to International Federations and National Anti-Doping Organisations (NADOs) to encourage them to store drug samples for up to 10 years.
China will aim to defend their men's and women's titles at the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Team World Cup in Tokyo, a competition doubling as a test event for next year's Olympic and Paralympic Games.