Six key security guidelines are being adapted for Tokyo 2020 as security chiefs work to ensure those competing and watching the Olympics do so in a safe environment.
A barrier-free Tokyo will make it the best Olympic and Paralympic Games ever, according to Bureau of Tokyo 2020 Games Preparation deputy director general Katsura Enyo.
Sports Bureau for Tokyo 2020 executive director representative Masao Hijikata confirmed there had been "minor damage" to Olympic venues in the wake of typhoon Hagibis as the competition details for Tokyo 2020 were unveiled here.
Parapan American Games multi-medallists Nicholas Bennett and Olivia Meier have been named among 13 Para athletes who will receive CAD $10,000 (£6,140/$7,500/€6,800) funding through Petro-Canada's Fuelling Athlete and Coaching Excellence (FACE) programme.
Athletes at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games will be able to use a fleet of up to 20 automated zero-emission vehicles, specially adapted and supplied by Toyota.
Argentina's Stefania Ferrando earned a surprise victory in the BC3 category at the Boccia America Regional Championships in São Paulo.
Iran overcame hosts Thailand in a closely fought match to reach the final of the Blind Football Asian Championships and qualify for next year's Paralympic Games in Tokyo.
Double Paralympic powerlifting gold medallist Lin Tzu-hui of Chinese Taipei will miss the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games after receiving a two-year ban for testing positive for a prohibited substance.
Tokyo 2020 has begun the first training sessions for Games volunteers at the National Olympics Memorial Youth Centre.
Lauren Steadman has been congratulated by one of her main sponsors after winning her seventh World Paratriathlon Championship.
All three of Australia's reigning Paralympic champions have been named on the country's team for November's World Para Athletics Championships in Dubai.
Reigning men's European rugby union champions Saracens have founded their first wheelchair rugby club.
Four teams are set to compete at the Japan Para Goalball Championships, a Tokyo 2020 test event beginning tomorrow.
British Government confirms £50 million funding boost for Olympic and Paralympic teams at Tokyo 2020
The British Government have pledged £50 million ($62 million/€56 million) to support their country's athletes at next year's Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo.
Hosts Japan won two gold medals in the men's events at the World Para Powerlifting World Cup in Tokyo, doubling as a test event for next year's Paralympic Games.