Olympic boxing hopeful Tefo Kesotshepa Maitewa has died aged 22 after recently being diagnosed with a brain tumour.
Organisers of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics have claimed alleged Russian cyber-attacks had no "significant impact" on preparation for the Games.
Winter Olympic host China’s economy is roaring ahead again in continued absence of COVID-19 "second wave"
China’s economy is powering ahead again, as much of the world braces for a difficult end to the year caused by a "second wave" of COVID-19.
Six Russian intelligence officers have been charged in the United States in an alleged global computer hacking operation that included the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang.
Belarusian groups in Switzerland are to hold a "Sport stands with Belarus" protest march in the Olympic Capital of Lausanne this Friday (October 23).
GB Boxing has confirmed that its long-time senior podium coach, Paul Walmsley, has departed the team with less than a year until the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
The Tokyo 2020 Olympic karate venue, the Nippon Budokan Hall, has hosted the sport's first major event in Japan since the coronavirus outbreak in March.
The Tokyo Metropolitan Government has announced the reopening dates for two more Tokyo 2020 venues, with sports federations and the public able to access tennis and table tennis facilities in the coming months.
The Italian National Olympic Committee (CONI) is set to give out its Leonardo Committee Degree Awards for 2020, recognising young people who show Italian excellence in the run-up to the Milan Cortina 2026 Winter Olympics.
French basketball player Vincent Poirier says he would choose an Olympic gold medal at Tokyo 2020 over winning the National Basketball Association (NBA) Finals, following suggestions that NBA stars will not be able to compete in Japan next year.
New dates for the Pacific Mini Games which avoid a clash with the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympics have been confirmed.
The Athletes’ Village at next year’s Olympic Games could be used to treat competitors and coaches suspected of having coronavirus.
Fitness firm Gymshark helped British long jumper Daniel Bramble reach a fundraising goal to train full-time for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Building work on venues for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Paris remains on track to begin early next year despite the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach paid tribute to honorary member Günther Heinze after he died aged 97.