Favourites Iran began the Men's Volleyball Asian Olympic Qualification Tournament by brushing aside Chinese Taipei in straight sets in Jiangmen.
Three teams will qualify for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic men's football tournament through the Asian Under-23 Championship, which begins tomorrow in Thailand.
Jun Mizutani is set to compete at his fourth Olympic Games after securing a place in the Japanese table tennis team at Tokyo 2020.
Romanian tennis star Simona Halep has said she will not represent her country in the Fed Cup this year in order to concentrate on the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
Tokyo 2020 has revealed the 20 official posters for this year's Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Italian cycling legend Vincenzo Nibali has said his decision to skip this year's Tour de France in favour of Olympic redemption at Tokyo 2020 is "logical".
Tokyo 2020 will provide the "perfect environment for athletes to compete", Acting Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) President Robin Mitchell has claimed.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is confident Tokyo 2020 can achieve its aim of staging a "carbon-neutral" Olympic and Paralympic Games, according to President Thomas Bach.
Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) President Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah has claimed this year's Olympic Games in Tokyo will display the power and unity of the continent.
Video game icon Mario and flying cars could be part of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Opening Ceremony, according to reports.
World Taekwondo President Chungwon Choue is confident the sport can achieve "even more" this year with the Tokyo 2020 Olympics in sight.
International Judo Federation (IJF) President Marius Vizer looked ahead to the Olympic debut of the mixed team event at Tokyo 2020 in his New Year's message.
Japan's flagship football match, the final of the Emperor's Cup, today officially inaugurated the New National Stadium in Tokyo built for this year's Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Tokyo 2020 have celebrated the start of the Olympic and Paralympic year in Japan.
Kenyan Sports Minister Amina Mohamed has named an 18-strong steering committee for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.