Zambian captain Barbra Banda revealed the team are aiming for the semi-finals in the Olympic women's football contest in Tokyo next year.
A decision on whether the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games can go ahead should be made no earlier than March, according to a senior Organising Committee official.
The National Basketball Association (NBA) plans to restart its 2019-2020 season on July 31 in Orlando, with just the 22 teams in playoff contention competing.
Tokyo 2020 has confirmed it will not stage any one-year-to-go celebration events for the postponed Olympic and Paralympic Games due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The Japan Cycling Federation (JCF) has picked six athletes to represent the host nation at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, now postponed to 2021.
Former lightweight world champion Kellie Harrington has claimed "there is no point worrying" about the possible cancellation of next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Lucien Cujean and Sébastien Schneiter have been selected by Switzerland in the men's 49er class for the re-arranged Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, while Mateo Sanz Lanz has been named as the country's windsurfing representative.
The Japanese Government is considering a simplified format for the postponed Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo.
The Brazilian Olympic Committee (COB) is set to send around 200 athletes, divided into groups, to Europe for training between July and December.
The Tokyo Metropolitan Government has issued an alert to citizens following 34 new coronavirus cases in the city.
World junior gymnastics champion Viktoriia Listunova is hopeful of competing at her first Olympic Games in Tokyo next year as she will now be eligible.
Rohan Taylor is set to take over as head coach of Swimming Australia for the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games after Jacco Verhaeren stepped down.
The President of the Botswana National Olympic Committee (BNOC), Botsanag Tshenyego, has expressed concerns over the organisation's financial position because of the COVID-19 pandemic, but insisted it has a plan to cope.
Tokyo 2020 staff have started to return to the Organising Committee headquarters after two months working from home.
Chinese long jumper Shi Yuhao believes the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics due to coronavirus will give him time to return to his best form.