Two-time Olympic speed skating champion Apolo Ohno believes the United States should focus on the "purity of sport" by competing at the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics and resisting calls for a boycott.
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Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) Executive Board member Kaori Yamaguchi has slammed Tokyo 2020 organisers for ignoring public opposition and claims her country has been "cornered" into staging this year’s Olympic and Paralympics Games.
China Mobile Zhejiang has verified a pilot 5G network in the Hangzhou Sports Park Stadium which will be the centrepiece to next year’s Asian Games.
World number one Ashleigh Barty limped out of this year’s French Open after retiring injured in her second round match against Magda Linette of Poland.
There is just one men’s and women’s 3x3 basketball ticket remaining for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics as Debrecen stages the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) 3x3 Universality Olympic Qualifying Tournament.
Peder Fredricson will be hoping to maintain his lead in the Global Champions Tour (GCT) standings when the event resumes in Valkenswaard in The Netherlands tomorrow.
There is a four-way battle to replace Gian-Franco Kasper as head of the International Ski Federation (FIS) as the worldwide governing body prepares to stage its eagerly-awaited virtual Presidential election tomorrow.
Hosts Japan remain at the top of the standings at the International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) Blind Football World Grand Prix after holding Argentina to a goalless draw.
The Global Association of Mixed Martial Arts (GAMMA) has relocated its European Senior MMA Championship from Czech Republic to Greece due to COVID-19 restrictions.
Two vaccination hubs have been set up in Qatar and Rwanda as part of the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) drive to get as many athletes inoculated against coronavirus as possible ahead of this year’s Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympic Games.
Tokyo 2020 President Seiko Hashimoto insists this year’s Olympic and Paralympic Games will take place as planned - unless the majority of teams are unable to travel to Japan because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Tributes have been paid to "straight-talking" and "invaluable" Singapore National Olympic Council (SNOC) treasurer Edwin Lee who has died at the age of 65.
Former world number four Kei Nishikori emerged victorious from another five-set battle at the French Open with a dogged comeback win against Russian Karen Khachanov, while 23-time Grand Slam winner Serena Williams overcame a wobble to reach the third round.
Kazakhstan’s Alexey Lutsenko cranked up the pressure on overall leader Lukas Pöstlberger of Austria with victory in the fourth stage of the Critérium du Dauphiné.
The International Biathlon Union (IBU) has underlined its efforts to rid "highly harmful" fluorinated products from events after outlining its rules for next season.