World champion sprinter Christian Coleman has been banned for two years for anti-doping offences, ruling him out of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
In an unprecedented move, the Olympic flame is to visit 14 Japanese prefectures before the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay begins.
The Japanese Government are in the midst of creating a device that detects the presence of stimulant drugs in a person's body, in an attempt to prevent drug smuggling at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga has said he will seek to prevent the "explosive spread" of coronavirus as he outlined his intention to protect the health of the Olympic and Paralympic Games host country in a policy speech to the Diet.
Tokyo 2020 are reportedly set to open applications for Olympic ticket refunds next month following the rescheduling of the Games.
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Russia’s former National Basketball Association star Andrei Kirilenko has warned the proposed four-year package of sanctions against which his country is appealing to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) next week would punish many innocent athletes.
Torches for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games are to be put on public display in what organisers have called "a wonderful opportunity to see these valuable items up close".
Japanese swimmer Rikako Ikee took part in a demonstration relay as the Aquatics Centre for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games was unveiled today.
The 2020-2021 National Basketball Association (NBA) season is now reportedly set to accommodate the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympics after previous doubts over whether the sport's top stars could represent their nations at the Games.
Olympic champion Adam Peaty expects "extreme" measures to be put in place to ensure Tokyo 2020 goes ahead next year and lives are not put "at risk" due to COVID-19.
Spectators and officials have been urged to "pack less" to avoid any delays when arriving at venues during next year’s Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach does not expect any country to "opt out" of next year's Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Cameras equipped with facial recognition software could be deployed at next year’s Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo to combat the spread of coronavirus.
German Olympic Sports Federation (DOSB) President Alfons Hörmann has revealed he is "confident" the Olympics and Paralympics will take place in Tokyo next year but suggested it could be without international spectators.
Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga is to repeat his pledge to hold the Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo next year in an upcoming policy speech.