The secretary general of the UAE National Olympic Committee (UAE NOC) He Talai Al Shingeeti welcomed Japanese consul general Dr Akima Umezawa to Dubai for discussions on sharing expertise and practices across sport.
The United States won their first World Rugby Women's Sevens Series round and confirmed their place at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Canada and the United States qualified for next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo as New Zealand continued their pursuit of a fifth overall title by reaching the quarter-finals of the World Rugby Women's Sevens Series event in Biarritz.
Bulgarian Executive Committee member tells Interim President to stop ignoring critics as AIBA split deepens
Bulgaria's Emilia Grueva has told Interim International Boxing Association (AIBA) President Mohamed Moustahsane to stop ignoring the "critical voices" within the organisation as she became the latest Executive Committee member to rally against the leadership.
Denmark, Mexico and Sweden claim last three Olympic quota places at 2019 World Archery Championships
Denmark’s Maja Jager, Mexico’s Alejandra Valencia and Sweden’s Christine Bjerendal have claimed women’s recurve quota places for their countries at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in the secondary qualification tournament at the 2019 World Archery Championships in 's-Hertogenbosch in the Netherlands.
Kremlev proposes creation of independent boxing foundation as Bach expresses confidence in taskforce progress
Russian Umar Kremlev has proposed creating a foundation to store money which could be used to preserve the future of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) and help the governing body avoid bankruptcy.
Okamoto among five Japanese skateboarders through to women's park final as action begins at Dew Tour Long Beach event
Misugu Okamoto was the best-performing qualifier for the women’s park final on day one of the Dew Tour Long Beach event, a qualifier for skateboarding’s Olympic debut at Tokyo 2020.
Kremlev still offering to clear AIBA debt as WBO call for single set of amateur and professional rules to unify boxing
Boxing Federation of Russia (RBF) secretary general Umar Kremlev has claimed the second edition of the World Boxing Forum in Yekaterinburg will provide impetus for resolving the crisis in the sport at Olympic level.
The 2019 World Park Skateboarding Championships will take place in São Paulo from September 10 to 15, it has been announced.
A pair of trailers for the official video game of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games have been released by SEGA.
Twelve countries have qualified at least one team to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games as recurve quarter-finalists at the 2019 World Archery Championships in 's-Hertogenbosch in the Netherlands.
Long Beach in California is this week welcoming more than 300 of the world’s best male and female skateboarders who will compete in the park and street events for a chance to win the Dew Tour title, while earning valuable points towards their country’s Olympic team for Tokyo 2020.
David Owen: Given Tokyo 2020’s stellar performance, should it worry us that Paris 2024 may reach the five-years-to-go milestone with only one confirmed sponsor?
On July 2, 2015 in Tokyo, Tsunekazu Takeda, President of the Japanese Olympic Committee, told me that Tokyo 2020 had already hit its ¥150 billion (£1.09 billion/$1.38 billion/€1.2 billion) domestic sponsorship target – more than five years in advance.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has announced a collaboration with Studio Ponoc to create an animated short film to be released next year in the lead-up to the Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Exclusive: AIBA warned it is on verge of collapse without radical reform as attacks on Interim President intensify
Ukraine's Volodymyr Prodyvus has cast further doubt on Interim President Mohamed Moustahsane's ability to lead the International Boxing Association (AIBA) as he warned the organisation would fail without "immediate, radical cleansing as well as additional substantial reforms".