International Fencing Federation (FIE) have paid tribute to Brazilian fencing team coach Gennady Miakotnykh, following his death at the age of 79.
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Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) has confirmed their canoe sprint squad for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, marking their first team announcement since the Games was postponed to 2021.
Islamic Republic of Iran Volleyball Federation (IRIVF) has sacked coach Igor Kolakovic after the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) has postponed a women’s high-performance training camp until 2021, due to the coronavirus pandemic.
World Skate will draft a new qualification schedule when dates for the rescheduled Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games are confirmed, the governing body has said.
Canadian lawyer Richard McLaren has been appointed as International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Integrity Officer.
The Korea Football Association (KFA) has joined calls for the age limit for the men’s football tournament to be adjusted following the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Los Angeles Clippers chairman Steve Ballmer has bought The Forum, a proposed venue for the Los Angeles 2028 Summer Olympics, from the Madison Square Garden Company.
Tokyo 2020 President Yoshirō Mori has talked up the prospect of rescheduling the Olympic Games in the northern hemisphere's summer next year, with the official hoping to reach a decision in the next week.
Three players for the Hanshin Tigers baseball team have tested positive for coronavirus, it has been confirmed.
Tokyo’s tourism industry has reportedly asked for support due to the impact of coronavirus pandemic and the delayed benefits of hosting the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games for the sector.
Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has launched a public awareness campaign to encourage people from around the world to help fight the spread of coronavirus.
G20 leaders have commended Japan’s determination to host the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games as a “symbol of human resilience” following the postponement of the event until 2021.
Badminton World Federation (BWF) secretary general Thomas Lund has insisted the governing body has prioritised the safety of athletes and officials during the coronavirus pandemic and defended the decision to allow the All England Badminton Championships to take place.
Advance Publications have reached an agreement to acquire the Ironman Group from the Wanda Sports Group in an “all-cash transaction”.