Officials attending the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Coordination Commission inspection of Tokyo 2020 here have sent their condolences to the people affected by the recent mass flooding in western Japan.
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Tokyo 2020 must deliver an Olympic and Paralympic Games which justifies the costs of staging the event, International Olympic Committee (IOC) Coordination Commission chairman John Coates warned here today.
Venues due to be used at Tokyo 2020 have been described as "very impressive" by International Olympic Committee (IOC) Coordination Commission chairman John Coates during a tour of several Olympic and Paralympic facilities here today.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) Coordination Commission chairman John Coates has urged Tokyo 2020 to address concerns regarding the upcoming series of test events for the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Defending champions Japan were among four teams to preserve their unbeaten records as the Junior Men's Softball World Championship continued in Prince Albert in Canada.
The United States began the inaugural USA Softball International Cup in dominant fashion as both teams representing the nation claimed victories on the opening day of the tournament in California.
Chinese Taipei continued their promising start to the Under-21 World Korfball Championships as they recorded their third straight win with victory over Portugal in Budapest.
Hockey Canada appoint head coach for under-18 teams competing at summer tournament and training camp
André Tourigny has been appointed head coach of the Canadian men's under-18 ice hockey team for the summer training camp and Hlinka Gretzy Cup.
Three-time Paralympic champion Chantal Benoit has been awarded the second highest honour in her home country after she was appointed the Order of Canada.
Nigerian Amaju Pinnick has been appointed first vice-president of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) to replace Kwesi Nyantakyi after the Ghanaian resigned from all of his roles in the sport following corruption allegations.
Tokyo 2020 will be expected to provide more detailed responses to concerns and criticisms raised by International Federations (IFs) earlier this year during the sixth International Olympic Committee (IOC) Coordination Commission visit beginning here tomorrow.
Great Britain converted their overnight lead into victory as the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) Eventing Nations Cup event concluded in the United States.
The United States clinched their fifth consecutive International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Under-17 World Cup title with a comfortable victory over France in Argentina.
Ireland and Bangladesh both moved a step closer to booking their place at the International Cricket Council Women's World Twenty20 as they recorded their second victories at the qualifying tournament in The Netherlands.
Olympic medallist storms to men's elimination gold medal at Inline Speed Skating World Championships
Belgium's Bart Swings took men's 20,000 metres elimination gold as the Inline Speed Skating World Championships continued in The Netherlands.