Tokyo 2020 is considering downsizing the Torch Relay for this year's Olympic Games because of the coronavirus outbreak, according to chief executive Toshirō Mutō.
The World Short Track Speed Skating Championships in Seoul have been cancelled due to the coronavirus outbreak.
Tokyo 2020 has released the first-ever moving pictograms for this year's Olympic and Paralympic Games.
The International Triathlon Union (ITU) has announced it is moving its mixed relay Olympic qualification event from Chengdu in China to Spain because of the coronavirus outbreak.
Former FIFA Council member Wilmar Valdez has been banned for a year by world football's governing body for breaching his duty of loyalty.
Tokyo 2020 has announced that its Nippon Festival "Participation, Interaction, and Dialogue" programme will be presented under the title of "Wassai".
World Rowing (FISA) have said they will "study a few more issues" before deciding whether to host the sport at Long Beach during Los Angeles 2028.
Tokyo 2020 marketing agency Dentsu has ordered around 5,000 staff to work from home after confirming one of its employees had contracted the coronavirus at its headquarters in the Japanese capital.
The J-League has postponed matches across all three of its divisions until the middle of next month because of the coronavirus outbreak.
Five-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova has today announced her retirement from tennis at the age of 32.
Russian Sports Minister Oleg Matytsin has vowed to do "everything necessary" to protect the interests of Alexander Loginov after he was the subject of an anti-doping raid by Italian police during the Biathlon World Championships.
Former Estonian Government Minister Hanno Pevkur has announced his candidacy for President of the European Volleyball Confederation (CEV).
Albanian sprinter Klodiana Shala has been found guilty of committing an anti-doping offence at London 2012 by the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
HSBC will end its partnership with British Cycling three years into an eight-year deal after exercising a break clause in the contract.
Ukraine international Artem Besedin has been banned for a year by UEFA after a breach of anti-doping rules, according to his club Dynamo Kiev.