Japanese Emperor Naruhito has expressed concerns over the potential for the delayed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games leading to a spread of COVID-19 cases in the host country.
Japan’s crack "Blue Impulse" aerobatics team are set for a dramatic flypast at Tokyo’s Olympic Stadium on the opening day of the Olympics.
The Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) has unveiled its Tokyo 2020 brand campaign, Glory From Anywhere, which highlights the accomplishments of Team Canada athletes alongside the inspiring stories of community heroes.
Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike is taking a break from official duties this week and resting due to fatigue, it has been confirmed.
A second member of a nine-strong group from Uganda that arrived in Japan on Saturday (June 18) for next month's Tokyo 2020 Olympics has tested positive for COVID-19.
The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) has described the withdrawal of Justis Huni from the country's Tokyo 2020 boxing team as "very sad" after the gold medal hope pulled out through injury.
The Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee has performed a U-turn and banned the sale of alcohol at Games venues.
A lottery system will be used to decide which ticketholders can attend the Opening and Closing Ceremonies at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, as well as sessions in eight sports.
Tokyo 2020 organisers have announced the launch of the official mobile app for the Olympic and Paralympic Games, to mark a month to go until the Opening Ceremony.
Dominican Republic claimed the first victory of the Baseball Final Qualifier for Tokyo 2020 over Venezuela, after relying on a great seventh inning to put them in control.
Tokyo 2020 has designated two of the poster designs created for the Olympics and Paralympics as "Iconic Posters".
An organiser of two online petitions with more than 131,000 signatures, which demand that Taiwan should compete under its own choice of name and flag at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, has requested a meeting with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC).
Antonio Espinós, the President of the World Karate Federation (WKF), discussed preparations for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics with Games referees at a meeting in Paris.
Canadian men's tennis player Denis Shapovalov has withdrawn from the Tokyo 2020 Olympics after citing "safety reasons" due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has given her support to transgender weightlifter Laurel Hubbard after she was selected to compete at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.