By Duncan Mackay, Michael Pavitt, Dan Palmer, Mike Rowbottom and Philip Barker in Doha
World Athletics Championships bronze medallist Evan Dunfee has hit out at the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) decision to switch next year's Tokyo 2020 marathon and race walks from Tokyo to Sapporo.
Nine-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt will feature as the headline act for a special event to mark the inauguration of the New National Stadium here in Tokyo in December.
An international labour union has requested a joint inspection of Tokyo 2020 construction sites as part of an investigation into worker safety and the use of migrant workers at venues for the Olympic Games.
Tokyo 2020 organisers claim technology can be a driver for social change at next year's Olympic Games, with a range of schemes set to offer unique spectator experiences in Japan.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) Athletes’ Commission chair Kirsty Coventry has claimed athletes have unanimously rejected podium demonstrations as a legitimate place to stage a protest at the Olympic Games.
Robin Mitchell will remain as Acting Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) President until a Swiss court case against Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah is resolved.
Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike has expressed surprise at the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) "abrupt" announcement that the marathon and race walk events for next year's Olympic Games would be moved from the Japanese capital to Sapporo.
Veteran anti-apartheid campaigner Sam Ramsamy earned the Outstanding Lifetime Achievement award at the sixth edition of the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) Awards here tonight.
Stars of the five Continental Games were honoured at the sixth edition of the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) Awards here today, with the best male and female athlete from each event being crowned.
Public affairs and communications director at the New Zealand Olympic Committee, Ashley Abbott, has reiterated a need for gender equality around the Olympic Games as Tokyo 2020 grows ever closer.
Burkina Faso is a contender to host the African Games in 2027, it has been revealed.
American boxer Patrick Day has died, age 27, after suffering a brain injury during a super welterweight bout against Charles Conwell in Chicago.
The development of the Kasai Canoe Slalom Centre on the outskirts of Tokyo can have a key role in the sport's development in Japan, according to venue manager Kazufumi Kuwabara.
There is now a clear list of candidates to host the next International Hockey Federation (FIH) World Cup, from three different continents.