The rescheduled Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games will open on July 23 next year, with the Closing Ceremony taking place on August 8.
World Athletics has confirmed that next year's World Championships will instead take place in 2022 after the dates for the rearranged Tokyo 2020 Olympics were confirmed.
International Federations (IFs) have been reacting to the news that the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games will now open on July 23 next year, with the Closing Ceremony due to take place on August 8.
The Chengdu 2021 Summer World University Games have been rescheduled to between August 18 and 29, 2021.
Tokyo 2020 have said they will work in principle to ensure tickets bought for the Olympics and Paralympics remain valid for the rescheduled Games next year.
The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) have dismissed claims the organisation worked in collaboration with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) or their counterparts from Canada to help force the postponement of Tokyo 2020 until next year.
German Tennis Federation vice-president Dirk Hordorff has claimed Wimbledon will be cancelled this week due to the coronavirus pandemic.
International World Games Association (IWGA) President José Perurena has pledged to work with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to "ensure that the World Games will take place as planned".
The New Zealand Olympic Committee (NZOC) has welcomed what it calls the "increased clarity" around the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games following a conference call with the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
Two Chinese women's ice hockey players have tested positive for COVID-19 after returning home from the United States, the Chinese Ice Hockey Association (CIHA) has announced.
The Rhein-Ruhr bid to host the 2025 edition of the Summer World University Games held an online meeting with the International University Sports Federation to discuss the plans.
Maebashi Mayor Ryū Yamamoto has announced the Japanese city will continue to host athletes from South Sudan until July as scheduled, despite the COVID-19 crisis postponing Tokyo 2020.
Football Federation Australia (FFA) have joined the Australian Red Cross in support of their fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.
The International Judo Federation (IJF) have suspended their Throw to Tokyo competition following the postponement of the Olympic Games.
Austrian ski coach Walter Hubmann, who led Renate Götschl to her first International Ski Federation (FIS) Alpine World Ski Championship title in 1997, has died at the age of 62.