Tokyo 2020 President Yoshirō Mori has expressed his desire to learn from organisers of the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics, when a delegation visits during next year’s Games.
Former Tokyo vice-governor Takashi Yamamoto has begun work at as deputy director general of the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee.
Russia's athletes plan to compete under a neutral flag at next year's Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, the head of the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) Athletes' Commission Sofya Velikaya revealed today.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) Coordination Commission chair John Coates and Tokyo 2020 President Yoshirō Mori have claimed there has been a growing interest in the Olympic and Paralympic Games in recent month across Japan.
United States' Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley has backtracked on her comments that it remains an "open question" if athletes from the country will compete at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games by insisting a full delegation will attend the event.
Health authorities in Jakarta have started a special immunisation programme to control an "extraordinary" outbreak of diphtheria, which could have serious consequences for next year's Asian Games in the Indonesian capital.
A ‘’humanoid robot’’ has carried the Olympic Torch on the latest stage of the journey to Pyeongchang.
Banned weightlifter Ilya Ilyin sets sights on summer return despite two Olympic doping disqualifications
Ilya Ilyin, stripped of Olympic gold medals at the Beijing 2008 and London 2012, will return to the sport in June and is aiming to compete at Tokyo 2020.
Olympic biathlon silver medallist Olga Zaitseva and cross-country skiers Yulia Chekaleva and Anastasia Dotsenko have filed appeals to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) after they were sanctioned by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Disciplinary Commission for alleged doping at Sochi 2014.
Pyeongchang 2018 have unveiled the Winter Patalympic Games medals to mark 88 days until the Opening Ceremony.
Voting for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games mascots has officially begun, with elementary school children set to select their favourite from a shortlist.
Tahiti has been suspended as a member of the Pacific Games Council (PGC) for "political interference" after the Government boycotted the Pacific Mini Games in Vanuatu.
A national anti-doping laboratory at Moscow's State University could begin working in full by May of next year, it has been claimed.
Applications for a further three Russian athletes to compete as neutrals have been filed to the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF).
Brothers become first banned in New Zealand amid investigation into online purchase of banned substances
Ice hockey players Mitchell and Lachlan Frear have been banned for two years by the Sports Tribunal of New Zealand (STNZ) as part of an investigation into the sale of performance-enhancing drugs to amateur athletes in the nation.