Double Olympic trampoline champion Rosie MacLennan has called the coronavirus pandemic "so much bigger than sport" in a statement on Instagram, where she asked people to support those in need.
Japan's Deputy Prime Minister Tarō Asō has claimed this year’s Olympics in Tokyo are "cursed" amid speculation and suggestions the Games will be postponed or cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic.
World Athletics President Sebastian Coe has claimed a decision does not yet need to be made regarding Tokyo's hosting of the Olympics in July, but acknowledged it may be possible to move the dates of the Games.
Swimming Olympian Naoko Imoto received the Olympic Flame on behalf of Tokyo 2020 at a shortened ceremony at the historic Panathinaiko Stadium in Athens.
The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) have cancelled their nation's Tokyo 2020 kit announcement due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) has made changes to the Tokyo 2020 qualifying system after six major championships were called off because of the coronavirus.
Asian Games weightlifting champion Hidilyn Diaz has said she remains "focused and determined" on preparing for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, despite the ongoing coronavirus crisis.
The Hellenic Olympic Committee have announced that Japanese swimmer Naoko Imoto will receive the Olympic Flame on behalf of Tokyo 2020 during the handover Ceremony in the Panathinaiko Stadium in Athens tomorrow.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) says it is seeking to find a solution with "the least negative impact for the athletes", after the organisation received criticism for its insistence that Tokyo 2020 will go ahead as planned amid the coronavirus pandemic.
National team training camps for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games have been cancelled across Japan due to the coronavirus crisis.
Spanish Olympic Committee (COE) President Alejandro Blanco has said he would prefer this year's Olympic Games in Tokyo to be postponed because his country's athletes are not able to train due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Next month's International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) Artistic Gymnastics All-Around World Cup in Tokyo, a test event for this year's Olympic Games, has been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic.
A special charter aircraft has left Tokyo's Haneda Airport to collect the Olympic Flame in Athens, but has done so without a delegation from Tokyo 2020 on board.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) member Hayley Wickenheiser says insisting Tokyo 2020 will go ahead as planned is "irresponsible" and Olympic pole vault champion Katerina Stefanidi has accused the IOC of leaving athletes "at risk" with its stance.
Kozo Tashima, vice-president of the Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) and Present of the Japan Football Association (JFA), has coronavirus.