Atsuo Hamada, a professor of travel medicine at Tokyo Medical University, has claimed securing medical resources will be key for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games to be held this year.
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FIFA has announced the postponement of African qualifiers for the Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup which had been due to take place in June.
Japan’s Chiaki Tomita and Ayami Oishi secured direct qualification to the lightweight women’s double sculls final at the Asia and Oceania Olympic and Paralympic qualifier in Tokyo.
World number one Gabriel Medina was eliminated in the last 16 stage as the World Surf League (WSL) Championship Tour continued at Margaret River.
Thailand will be represented in the canoe sprint competition for the first time at an Olympic Games after Orasa Thiangkathok earned a quota place at the Asian Canoe Confederation qualifiers in Pattaya.
Canadian boxer Mandy Bujold has said she will challenge a decision by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) after being denied a place at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games because of changes to the qualification process.
Danish Cycling Federation (DCU) President Henrik Jess Jensen will be permitted to stand for a place on the International Cycling Union (UCI) Management Committee despite the official being reprimanded by the National Olympic Committee and Sports Confederation of Denmark (DIF) Ethics Commission.
Gangwon 2024 secretary general Kim Cheol-min has expressed hope that the Winter Youth Olympic Games could still have North Korean involvement, as part of efforts to improve relations.
The Papua New Guinea Olympic Committee (PNGOC) has encouraged schools to hold their own fun runs after the COVID-19 pandemic led to its annual event being called off for a second successive year.
Belgium’s Elise Mertens came from a set down to beat third seed Simona Halep and reach the quarter-finals of the Madrid Open.
The International University Sports Federation (FISU) Evaluation Commission has conducted another visit to Turin, with the Italian city expected to be named host of the 2025 Winter World University Games.
The National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) has said the country’s shooting team will establish a base in Croatia next week, where they will remain until the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
The Indian Premier League (IPL) has been suspended after several players tested positive for COVID-19.
Carissa Moore of the United States advanced to the quarter-finals of the World Surf League (WSL) Championship Tour leg after a tightly contested heat in Margaret River.