First Olympic skateboarding gold goes to hometown hero Horigome: “I still cannot believe I am in the Olympics right now.”

The reigning world champion started skating in Tokyo at the age of six and moved to Los Angeles in 2016

Japan claims first gold medal of Tokyo 2020 on the judo tatami while Kosovo denies the hosts an opening day double

The world’s elite judoka were back doing what they do best at the sport’s spiritual home for the first day of the judo event

Eddy Álvarez, the “American dream” that came true one night in Tokyo

The baseball player and US flag-bearer was born in Miami, but his parents and grandparents are Cuban. His history has many surprises: he could be the third winter and summer Olympic medalist in history.

Tokyo 2020 officially inaugurated with a unique opening ceremony

Japan’s Emperor Naruhito declares the Games open, Naomi Osaka lights caldron at an almost empty stadium

The Games of Uncertainty are finally here

Friday night’s opening ceremony will give the first signs on where the next two weeks of the Olympic celebration might lead

Joys and disappointments on the first day of an unprecedented silent Olympic soccer tournament

Mexico’s thrashing of France revives golden dream of London 2012

Djokovic relieved that Juan Martín Del Potro isn’t playing and open to asking Steffi Graf for any advice

The world number one has a chance of winning the Golden Slam, an unprecedented achievement in the history of men’s tennis

Former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to skip opening ceremony

IOC VP John Coates says Queensland premier will attend the event after all

Japanese prime minister Suga welcomes IOC members to Tokyo

Thomas Bach admits there have been doubts along the journey to Tokyo 2020

Japan expected to enjoy banner medal haul at Tokyo 2020, China’s performance hard to predict

Nielsen Gracenote warns that its final Virtual Medal Table may be less accurate than usual due to the pandemic

Team USA boxer makes history for Cuba

Yarisel Ramirez was born in Guantanamo, lives in Las Vegas and was the last to be called to Tokyo a week ago.

Three more Tokyo 2020 athletes test positive for Covid-19, One in Olympic Village

Health expert advising organizers says the number of cases are “maybe lower than we were expecting”

The list of Japanese companies skipping the Tokyo 2020 opening ceremony grows

The moves are in response to the decision to exclude all spectators from the Games.

20-step guide to a successful entry into Japan for the Olympics

Marketing expert explains how he made it through the various stages at the airport after his flight landed in Tokyo

Tokyo 2020 organizers reveal first positive Covid-19 case in the Olympic village

The unidentified person is not an athlete and is in self-isolation in a hotel after testing positive on Friday

IOC President describes plans for bringing fans together virtually with athletes during Tokyo 2020

Thomas Bach also commented on his visit to Hiroshima on Friday: “We could feel there the support of the city”

Discovery and Eurosport showcase Cube studio and augmented reality technologies for Tokyo 2020 coverage

Discovery and YouTube have reached an agreement in which a selection of Tokyo 2020 highlights will be published via Eurosport’s YouTube channel for fans across Europe.

Novak Djokovic signs on for Tokyo 2020 as he bids to become the first man to win the golden slam

The 34-year-old Serbian has won the first three grand slam titles this year but still needs an Olympic gold medal and a U.S. Open title to complete the feat

IOC president calls for solidarity during visit to Hiroshima to mark the beginning of the Olympic Truce for Tokyo 2020

Thomas Bach’s one-day trip to the city destroyed by the first atomic bomb in 1945 had been criticized by some as politically motivated.

Caribbean athletes overcame many challenges for Tokyo 2020

(ATR) CANOC president Brian Lewis assures that the Olympic Games will be “a symbol of hope”.