World pole vault champion Sam Kendricks of the United States has been ruled out of the postponed Olympic Games here after testing positive for COVID-19.
Organisers of the Rugby League World Cup remain defiant that the event can be staged safely in England later this year, despite New Zealand and Australia's withdrawal from the tournaments.
Tokyo has reported a record number of daily COVID-19 cases just five days into the delayed Olympic Games here.
Refugee Olympic Team (EOR) Chef de Mission Tegla Loroupe could miss the chance to lead the squad at the delayed Olympic Games here as she is still in Doha after testing positive for COVID-19.
Revenues at World Rugby fell off a cliff last year, plunging to just £10.8 million ($14.9 million/€12.6 million) from £381.4 million ($526 million/€445.9 million) in 2019.
One current and four former athletes were inducted as Olympians for Life at a virtual ceremony and panel discussion organised by the World Olympians Association (WOA).
"Strict" financial discipline to be maintained at International Tennis Federation as $3 million IOC loan revealed
The International Tennis Federation (ITF) has reported a deficit of $6.9 million (£5 million/€5.9 million) after a coronavirus-disrupted 2020 campaign.
The International Ski Federation (FIS) Autumn Technical Committee Meetings are set to take place online again due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has warned athletes are not exempt from the strict COVID-19 rules in place at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games here after swimmers were seen taking off their masks and hugging other competitors on the podium.
Rahm joins DeChambeau in pulling out of Tokyo 2020 golf tournament after testing positive for COVID-19
World number one Jon Rahm and number six Bryson DeChambeau have withdrawn from the golf tournament at the delayed Olympic Games here after testing positive for COVID-19 prior to travelling.
A member of the Japanese Government’s advisory panel on COVID-19 has accused Olympic Games organisers of failing to minimise the risks posed by coronavirus on the event and claimed there are "holes" in the regulations they have implemented here.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has warned it will take action in cases of "blatant" breaches of the COVID-19 rules in place at Tokyo 2020 after some athletes and officials paraded without masks during the Opening Ceremony here last night.
Athletes who test positive for COVID-19 at the delayed Olympic Games here could be freed from their quarantine of up to 10 days if they return consecutive negative results from the sixth day of their isolation period, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has confirmed.
Hosts Japan got their men's football campaign at the postponed Olympic Games off to a winning start as they beat a COVID-19-hit South Africa in their opening match here.
The Czech Olympic Committee (COV) has launched an investigation into whether members of its delegation for the delayed Olympic Games here adhered to the strict COVID-19 measures after another two athletes tested positive for the novel coronavirus.