Morocco's Ramzi Boukhiam and New Zealand's Billy Stairmand earned provisional continental qualification slots for Tokyo 2020, as the last standing surfers from Africa and Oceania, respectively, at the World Surfing Games in Miyazaki, Japan.
Five cities across Japan will start their customary hosting of the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) Women's World Cup.
South Korea has taken its complaint over Japan's refusal to ban the Rising Sun Flag at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games to the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
Japan's blind football captain Ryo Kawamura hopes the sport will grow in popularity after the country hosts the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.
Wheelchair tennis superstar Shingo Kunieda features in the fourth visual of a new Tokyo 2020 campaign highlighting outstanding Paralympic athletes and iconic landmarks and symbols in Japan's capital.
Former speed skater Seiko Hashimoto is poised to be appointed as the new Olympics Minister in Japan, reports in the country have said.
Japan overcame Australia to earn a spot in the gold medal match at the International Wheelchair Rugby Federation (IWRF) Asia-Oceania Championships in Gangneung.
The 2019 International Wheelchair Rugby Federation (IWRF) Asia-Oceania Championship is set to begin tomorrow in Gangneung.
South Korea has called on Japan to ban the country's Rising Sun Flag at Tokyo 2020 after claiming it represents a "militaristic and imperial past".
Japanese representatives topped the men's and women's youth A boulder semi-final standings, as action resumed at the International Federation of Sport Climbing Youth World Championships in Arco, Italy.
Japan dominated the men's youth B lead final at the International Federation of Sport Climbing Youth World Championships in Arco, Italy.
Japan will face Thailand in the final of the Asian Women's Volleyball Championships after they both earned 3-1 victories today in Seoul.
South Korea and Japan are through to the men's junior team recurve final after both sides came through their last-four matches at the World Archery Youth Championships in Madrid.
South Korea is threatening to review plans to hold a pre-Olympic Games training camp in Japan next year because of concerns relating to radioactivity from the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster.