Japan is set to allow up to 10,000 spectators to attend sporting events when the existing state-of-emergency measures come to an end, raising the prospect of fans featuring at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
A proposed bill on anti-discrimination bill on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity has failed to pass before this year's rearranged Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo.
The United States Senate has passed a Bill confirming a diplomatic boycott of the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympics.
Customer relationship management company Salesforce has signed a seven-year deal with the Los Angeles 2028 Olympics and Paralympics, providing a digital service for fans and athletes.
Ghana's Minister of Youth and Sports Mustapaha Ussif has claimed the Government is committed to hosting the 2023 African Games in the country after fears that they were set to be stripped of the event.
Argentina have been eliminated from the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Women's AmeriCup after more positive COVID-19 tests saw them forfeit two group-stage matches.
A record number of National Paralympic Committees (NPC) are expected to compete at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics, with the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) saying 82 per cent of athlete slots have now been awarded for the Games.
FIS Snowboard Alpine Sub Committee to press for parallel slalom being added to Milan Cortina 2026 programme
The International Ski Federation (FIS) Snowboard Alpine Sub Committee wants the governing body to pursue having parallel slalom added to the sport programme for Milan Cortina 2026.
Ex-New York Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka has been included in Japan's squad for the baseball tournament at Tokyo 2020.
The British Olympic Association (BOA) and Randox Health have signed a two-year partnership which will see the company provide COVID-19 testing for Team GB around the Tokyo 2020 and Beijing 2022 Olympic Games.
The Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) has hosted the first workshop as part of its Digital Accelerator Programme.
Four-time Olympic gold medallist Sir Mo Farah has been thrown a lifeline to make the men's 10,000 metres standard for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, with an invitational race being added to the British Athletics Championships later this month in Manchester for him to run.
The Finnish Olympic Committee has welcomed the launch of an Olympic coaching facility in the country’s capital city Helsinki.
The International Boxing Association (AIBA) is arranging a training camp for athletes from Africa, Asia and the Americas, after the governing body received several requests from National Federations to facilitate international practice opportunities.
Emirates Group, the Dubai airline which sponsors a wide range of sports organisations and events, has posted a heavy loss for the strongly COVID-19-impacted 12 months to end-March 2021 - its first-ever annual deficit.