Tokyo 2020 has appointed two astronauts as "space ambassadors" for the Torch Relay for next year's Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Tokyo 2020 has today unveiled four new futuristic robots which will be deployed to assist spectators, athletes and officials at competition venues and to relay sound, images and physical feedback from venues to those watching remotely.
World champion Kento Momota will be hoping to rediscover his form when he competes at the badminton test event for next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo this week.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) appears to have taken inspiration from a famous line in the 1999 film Fight Club when it comes to its much-maligned Ethics Commission.
The World Series of Boxing (WSB) is suspended indefinitely and is set to be disbanded after the International Boxing Association (AIBA) confirmed it could not fulfil its agreement with the competition's main investor.
Beijing is set to stage the seventh edition of the Chinese Olympic Committee's (COC) youth camp in November.
Tokyo 2020 has unveiled the official uniforms that will be worn by the more than 110,000 "Field Cast" staff and volunteers and "City Cast" volunteers during next year’s Olympic and Paralympic Games.
South Korea's Lee Seung-yun overcame compatriot and fellow Olympic gold medallist Kim Woo-jin to secure the men's recurve title on the final day of the archery test event for Tokyo 2020.
Heavy fog and small waves briefly disrupted the opening day of the surfing test event for Tokyo 2020 as International Surfing Association (ISA) officials insisted the conditions would be "absolutely adequate" for the sport's Olympic debut.
A new Olympic-sized ice skating arena is set to be built in London and managed by the company in charge of several facilities built for the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, it has been revealed.
Preparations for the surfing's Olympic debut will be scrutinised this week when a test event for next year's Games in Tokyo takes place at Tsurigasaki Beach.
The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) has unveiled the schedule for its 12-nation Softball Americas Qualifier in Canadian city Surrey, where the top two teams will secure a place at next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Olympic gold medal-winning boxer Pernell Whitaker has died after being hit by a vehicle in Virginia Beach, police have said.
An San of South Korea eased to a straight sets victory over India's Deepika Kumari to claim the women's recurve gold medal at the archery test event for next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Casa Italia, the hospitality house for Italy's Olympic team and partners, will be based at The Kihinkan - Takanawa Manor House during Tokyo 2020, it has been announced.