Tokyo Olympics 2020: Organisers mark one-year countdown to Games with special no-fans event in Tokyo
Tokyo observed the original date a year ago. That was before the COVID-19 pandemic postponed the Olympics and pushed back the opening to 23 July, 2021. Fireworks cascaded over Tokyo Bay back then, and local celebrities unveiled the medals in a highly choreographed show.
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Japan could be allowed to postpone Games to end of year, minister says in parliament
Tokyo’s contract with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) allows it to postpone the Games until the end of the year, Japan’s Olympics minister said
Knowing it may have the world's attention, the Japan Sumo Association and local Olympic organisers are planning a sumo tournament on 12-13 August, just days after the Olympics end.
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Ahead of Summer Games, Japanese capital prepares foreigners for potential disasters
Tokyo 2020 organisers are putting the final touches to preparations less than six months out from the start of the Olympics but the area they are most concerned about remains readiness for any natural disaster during the Games
Tournoi Satellite Fencing: India's CA Bhavani Devi wins silver in sabre individual category after going down to Azerbaijan’s Bashta Anna
India's CA Bhavani Devi won the silver medal in women's sabre individual category in the Tournoi Satellite Fencing competition at Ghent, Belgium on Sunday.
Tokyo Olympics 2020: With Games less than a year away, authorities turn focus on city's over-stressed rail system
Japanese professor Azuma Taguchi says Tokyo's rail system is already running at double its capacity and the Olympic crunch could push it to the breaking point.
Tokyo Olympic organisers were given a sharp reminder Tuesday to raise their game after complaints from several international sports federations about preparations for the 2020 Summer Games.