The Japan Cycling Federation has confirmed its four BMX riders for the rescheduled Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
The family of Kai Sakakibara have revealed the Australian BMX rider is improving following his crash in February but will have "some permanent disability".
Australian BMX rider Kai Sakakibara has been placed in a medically induced coma following his crash at the International Cycling Union Supercross World Cup in Bathurst.
High winds meant no racing was possible on day two of the International Cycling Union BMX Supercross World Cup in Bathurst as thoughts remained with injured Australian Kai Sakakibara.
Champions Laura Smulders and Niek Kimmann won the final International Cycling Union (UCI) BMX Supercross World Cup races of the season in Santiago Del Estero, Argentina.
Laura Smulders has retained her International Cycling Union (UCI) BMX Supercross World Cup title with victory in the penultimate race in Santiago del Estero.
Dutch duo Niek Kimmann and Laura Smulders are aiming to wrap up their second consecutive International Cycling Union (UCI) BMX Supercross World Cup titles as the competition enters its final two rounds in Santiago del Estero.
Dutch defending champion Laura Smulders will be the rider to beat in the elite women's field at the International Cycling Union BMX World Championships, which begin tomorrow in Heusden-Zolder in Belgium.