The Japanese men’s football team have not expressed concerns over facing coronavirus-hit South Africa in their opening match of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games here.
The social media accounts of athletes representing Japan at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics are set to be monitored to guard them against any hateful remarks.
Japan's Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga visited Tokyo’s Haneda Airport to assess border control measures against COVID-19 ahead of the Olympics - but Japanese Olympic Committee President Yasuhiro Yamashita admitted there is "no way" to stop any positive cases arising.
Fumino Sugiyama, a transgender man and former fencer, is the latest addition to the Japanese Olympic Committee's (JOC) Board of Directors after being appointed yesterday.
An organiser of two online petitions with more than 131,000 signatures, which demand that Taiwan should compete under its own choice of name and flag at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, has requested a meeting with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC).
Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) Executive Board member Kaori Yamaguchi has slammed Tokyo 2020 organisers for ignoring public opposition and claims her country has been "cornered" into staging this year’s Olympic and Paralympics Games.
Athletes that are set to represent the host nation at this year’s Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games have started to be vaccinated, the Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) has confirmed.
The Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) has reportedly confirmed it will begin vaccinating athletes and support staff against COVID-19 prior to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Kiyoko Ono, a former vice-president of the Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) and gymnast who won bronze at Tokyo 1964, has died from coronavirus.
Japanese athletes had the chance to try out the official video game for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at a charity event.
The Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) are to introduce measures aimed at preventing female athletes from being photographed in a sexualised manner when competing in their events.
Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) President Yasuhiro Yamashita has confirmed the Olympic Flame will be placed on public display at the country’s Olympic Museum from next month.
The Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) has reportedly been forced to reduce grants to national federations due to the impact of the coronavirus pandemic and the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) President Yasuhiro Yamashita claimed his organisation and the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee are "advancing step by step" towards next year's postponed Games.
Former Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) Executive Board member and well-renowned judo administrator Matsushita Saburo has died at the age of 84 after contracting COVID-19.