Talks are reportedly continuing about North and South Korea forming a unified women's hockey team at Tokyo 2020, despite the advanced stage of the qualification process.
North Korea's non-compliance status has been lifted by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) after the country's anti-doping committee enlisted the help of China to correct its issues.
Nancy Gillen: North Korean no-show at FINA World Aquatics Championships casts doubt on joint Korean bids
The world’s best swimmers and divers are currently competing in the South Korean city of Gwangju at the International Swimming Federation (FINA) World Aquatics Championships.
North and South Korea have been grouped together in Asian qualifying for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar.