Egypt’s weightlifters, at least two of whom would be strong medal contenders, are in danger of missing the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo because of a slew of 2016 doping positives by teenagers.
The Yokohama Municipal Government has backed plans to build seaside gondolas in the city prior to the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games in nearby Tokyo.
UK Sport has been urged by the governing bodies of 12 British sports to end its funding policy that places heavy emphasis on medal success and apply "at least a baseline level of funding" to all Olympic and Paralympic sports.
Creation of a taskforce to examine sponsorship opportunities surrounding the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games is being considered by the Oceania National Olympic Committees (ONOC).
Tokyo 2020 has today received a boost with Japan enacting a law that will see the promotion of anti-doping activity across all sports.
Tokyo 2020 has published the second version of its sustainability plan together with a guiding principle of "Be better, together - for the planet and the people".
Oceania National Olympic Committees (ONOC) members have been encouraged to make the most of the opportunity presented through training camps in the Japanese prefecture Fukuoka.
Serbia and Italy have each won gold in the in the men's and women's competitions respectively at the International Basketball Federation's 3x3 World Cup.
Qualification points for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games will be on offer for athletes competing at the 10th edition of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Para Games in Manila in January 2020, it has been announced.
The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) held a seminar in Hong Kong in a bid to further promote the Baseball5 discipline.
On the day after his two-year suspension ended Ilya Ilyin, the weightlifter who forfeited two Olympic gold medals because of doping, has publicly declared his intent to compete at Tokyo 2020.
Dubai in the United Arab Emirates will host next year's World Para Athletics Championships, it has been announced.
Fiji Association of Sports and National Olympic Committee (FASANOC) have begun their search for a Chef de Mission for upcoming Pacific and Olympic Games.
A total of 22 sports on the Lima 2019 Pan American Games programme will act as qualifiers for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, it has been announced.
Japanese airports are reportedly struggling to retain sufficient numbers of security inspectors before the 2019 Rugby World Cup and Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.