The Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) decided to withdraw from the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games if the event took place as planned as it would have been unethical to send a team amid the global health crisis, according to President Tricia Smith.
Mongolian athletes continue to train in Japan after being able to return home due to the coronavirus pandemic.
International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation (IWAS) Wheelchair Fencing has moved its World Championships from 2021 to 2022 as it seeks to find space to hold cancelled events.
Next year's Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) World Beach Games has been postponed until 2023 because of the coronavirus pandemic, insidethegames can reveal.
The International Modern Pentathlon Union (UIPM) has confirmed its World Championships this year will not count towards qualification for the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games even if the event in Cancun goes ahead.
Next year's Badminton World Championships in Huelva have been rescheduled for November and December after the original dates clashed with the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
The Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee has released its pre-Games report on sustainability, showcasing how it plans to deliver a sustainable Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2021.
Anouck Jaubert of France and Michael Piccolruaz of Italy qualified for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games after the International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC) reallocated two unused quotas.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe is reportedly considering extending the country's nationwide state of emergency for another month.
The International Golf Federation (IGF) has announced that the qualification window for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics will be extended to June 2021, due to the postponement of the Games to next year.
Liam Morgan: Why the coronavirus crisis provides a much-needed opportunity for International Federations
The coronavirus pandemic has sparked an unprecedented crisis for sport, but it has equally provided those that govern it with a valuable opportunity.
Spain's double Olympic artistic swimming medallist Ona Carbonell could look to return to the sport amid the postponement of Tokyo 2020.
John Coates, the head of the Tokyo 2020 Coordination Commission, has claimed the Olympic and Paralympic Games are not dependent on a vaccine being developed in time to allow the events to take place next year.
GB Boxing performance director hopeful fighters will not be lost to professional ranks before Tokyo 2020
GB Boxing performance director Rob McCracken is hopeful athletes on the British squad will resist the temptation to turn professional after the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games were postponed until 2021.
The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) is expecting a shortfall this year because of the coronavirus crisis and the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games until 2021.