The arrival of a tropical cyclone is forecast to disrupt windsurfing’s RS:X World Championships, which are getting underway this weekend on the Tokyo 2020 course at Enoshima.
Para-taekwondo athletes have spoken of their excitement three years from the sport making its Paralympic Games debut at Tokyo 2020.
The Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) have reportedly claimed they will appeal the decision to omit the men’s doubles SU5 event from the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.
Tokyo 2020 have secured a record $2.8 billion (£2.1 billion/€2.3 billion) in local sponsorship revenue with three years still remaining until the start of the Olympics and Paralympic Games, it was revealed here today.
Boccia International Sports Federation (BISFed) President David Hadfield hailed the boost to the sport after confirmation that more athletes will compete at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.
Tokyo 2020 have rejected concerns raised by a group of organisations and environmentalists, after they wrote an open letter to International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach expressing concern forests were being exploited.
Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) President Tsunekazu Takeda is set to remain as a member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) beyond his 70th birthday on November 1 after being proposed as one of the five-permitted age limit exemptions.
When the International Olympic Committee (IOC) confirmed the inclusion of a mixed team judo event at Tokyo 2020, the sport's leader Marius Vizer reacted by claiming its addition to the programme was a "dream come true".
Tokyo 2020 President Yoshirō Mori has welcomed the election of Andrew Parsons as the new head of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC).
Badminton World Federation (BWF) President Poul-Erik Høyer has expressed his delight that the sport has been awarded 14 medal events for its Paralympic Games debut at Tokyo 2020.
Australia will prepare for the 2020 Paralympic Games in Kobe, they have announced.
When Britain's athletics team returned a medal haul of just half a dozen from last month's World Championships in London, there was a perceptible sigh of relief from funding body UK Sport.
Paralympics New Zealand (PNZ) chief executive Fiona Allan has questioned the timing of the announcement that athletics and swimming will have less medal events at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo than at Rio 2016.
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has today announced the medal programme for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games with four sports having more events than Rio 2016 but athletics and swimming having less.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach praised the first mixed team event held at the International Judo Federation (IJF) World Championships and claimed the sport will be an even more important part of the Games than ever before at Tokyo 2020.