Six-time world champion Mary Kom will face Nikhat Zareen in a trial bout to decide India's flyweight representative in the women's event at the Asian boxing qualifier for next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
China qualified for next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo after they thrashed Hong Kong in the final of the Asia Women's Sevens in Guangzhou.
Australia's reigning Olympic champion Chloe Esposito has opted against entering the Modern Pentathlon Asian Championships, which begin tomorrow in Wuhan and offer a route to Tokyo 2020.
Olympic marathon champion Mizuki Noguchi and Japanese footballers who lifted the FIFA Women's World Cup in 2011 are being tipped to play key roles in the Tokyo 2020 Torch Relay.
Australian Paralympians have been given a boost in their preparations for Tokyo 2020 after the City of Sydney donated AUD$60,000 (£32,200/$41,400/€37,300) towards travel and accommodation costs.
Kenya booked their place at Tokyo 2020 after they thrashed Uganda in the final of the Rugby Africa Men’s Sevens in Johannesburg.
China will have the chance to retain their men's and women's titles at the International Table Tennis Federation Team World Cup after they reached their respective finals in Tokyo.
Hosts China all-but sealed a place in the semi-finals of the Asia Women's Sevens as they won their opening matches in style in Guangzhou.
Canada will stage the final women's sitting volleyball qualifier for next year's Paralympic Games in Tokyo after Italy withdrew as hosts.
Australia booked their ticket for Tokyo 2020 with a thrilling victory against Samoa in the final of the Oceania Sevens Championship in Suva.
Colombia won three gold medals on the opening day of the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) Grand Prix here, a silver qualifying event for next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Tournament favourites Kenya and defending champions Zimbabwe both went unbeaten on the opening day of the Rugby Africa Men’s Sevens in Johannesburg, recording three wins out of three at the qualifier for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Eight teams will battle it out for a place at next year's Olympic Games at the Asia Women's Sevens in Guangzhou this weekend.
Australia and Samoa will battle for the Tokyo 2020 quota place on offer at the Oceania Sevens Championship in Suva after both teams reached the semi-finals.
Spanish opera singer Plácido Domingo, who has been accused of sexual harassment by several women, has withdrawn from performing at a cultural event being organised in conjunction with next year's Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo.