Skeletal remains of at least 187 people were retrieved from the site of the new National Stadium, the main venue for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, before construction began, it has been revealed.
Tokyo Metropolitan Government has provided a preview of the Olympic Aquatics Centre and Ariake Arena as construction of the venues approaches its conclusion.
Olympic silver medals from Sochi 2014 were awarded to the United States' two- and four-man bobsleigh teams at the Team USA annual awards, where gymnast Simone Biles and ice skater Nathan Chen were also recognised.
Belgium, Colombia, France, Italy and the Netherlands will boast a full team of five riders for the men's Olympic road races, after the International Cycling Union (UCI) confirmed the number of quota places for the competition.
Cleveland's St Paul AME Zion Church will hold the funeral for one of the city's most honoured sons on Saturday (November 23) - four-time Olympic gold medallist Harrison Dillard, who died last Friday (November 15) aged 96.
Organisers of the 2020 Winter Youth Olympics in Lausanne are encouraging people to pay a visit to the brand-new official shop for the Games.
Canadian Olympic Committee's charitable organisation the beneficiary as National Red Mitten Day held
The Canadian Olympic Foundation (COF), the official charitable organisation of the Canadian Olympic Committee and Team Canada, will receive CAD$3.90 (£2.30/$2.90/€2.60) from every pair of CAD$15 (£9/$11/€10) mittens sold today on National Red Mitten Day.
The 2019-2020 season-opening International Ski Federation (FIS) Freeski Slopestyle World Cup Event in Stubai in Austria, has been cancelled due to difficult weather conditions.
The International Skating Union (ISU) Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final will be the focus for competitors at the NHK Trophy in Sapporo in Japan.
Japan’s Nao Kodaira will aim to respond to the end of her International Skating Union (ISU) Speed Skating World Cup winning streak at the second event of the season in Poland.
Dutchman Mike Schloesser will hope to return to winning ways at the World Archery Indoor World Series in Luxembourg.
International Hockey Federation (FIH) marked Unicef’s World Children’s Day by encouraging hockey communities to wear blue kit when taking part in the sport.
The Fiji Association of Sports and National Olympic Committee (FASANOC) has hosted a Sports Training and Outreach Programme (STOP) workshop in Suva.
A new agreement between World Para Powerlifting and Muscle&Motion will give the sport further insight into education and training.
Four curlers have been selected for New Zealand for the Lausanne 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games.