The Americas boxing qualifier for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics has been cancelled due to concerns coronavirus-related travel restrictions would stop some athletes reaching Buenos Aires to take part.
Uzbekistan won four Olympic men's freestyle wrestling berths on the final day of competition at the United World Wrestling Asian Olympic qualifier in Almaty.
Mongolia claimed Olympic spots in four of the six women's freestyle wrestling weight categories on day two of the Asian Olympic qualification tournament in Almaty in Kazakhstan.
The Brazilian Olympic Committee (COB) has launched mandatory anti-racism training for all athletes, coaches, doctors, nutritionists, officials and other members of its team that is set to travel to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Three wrestlers from Kyrgyzstan booked spots at Tokyo 2020 on day one of the United World Wrestling Asian Olympic qualifier in Almaty.
Japanese swimmer Rikako Ikee, who is recovering from leukaemia, has claimed another spot at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games after winning the 100m freestyle at the National Championships.
Tokyo 2020 test events in water polo, artistic swimming and diving are now all reportedly cancelled due to COVID-19 fears - handing Games organisers another setback.
The 2021 Asia-Oceania Judo Championships will be the last chance for many judokas to stake a claim at qualification for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, with the competition set to start tomorrow in Bishkek in Kyrgyzstan.
The International Handball Federation (IHF) has held the draws for the men's and women's competitions at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, with the men's Group A seeing South American powerhouse Argentina, European champions Spain and world number one Germany drawn together.
A 10-metre giant puppet called MOCCO has been revealed ahead of the upcoming Tokyo 2020 Nippon Festival tour from May to July.
The Egyptian Football Association (EFA) has written to Liverpool FC to request permission to select star man Mohamed Salah at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
Designs for the courses on which skateboarding will make its Olympic debut have been released by the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee.
Nigerian taekwondo player Elizabeth Anyanacho has credited coach Chika Chukwumerije with preparing her for an Olympic debut at Tokyo 2020.
British heptathlon world champion Katarina Johnson-Thompson has confirmed her recovery from injury is going well ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, and she wants to compete at Paris 2024 too.
The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) has confirmed Olympic canoe sprint gold medallist Ken Wallace as its new deputy Chef de Mission for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, following the departure of Rio 2016 rowing champion Kim Brennan.