Japan vs. Dominican Republic to Open Olympic Tournament

(ATR) The Dominicans get the last Tokyo 2020 baseball ticket as the public and the press of their country celebrate.

Japan vs. Dominican Republic to Open Olympic Tournament

(ATR) The Dominicans get the last Tokyo 2020 baseball ticket as the public and the press of their country celebrate.

ICYMI: Satirical Olympic Cartoon Book; Surfing in Olympic Waters

#ICYMI -- In Case You Missed It ... Sometimes the best stories don't get the attention we think they deserve.

WBSC: No Taiwan Replacement for Olympic Qualifying

(ATR) Americas qualifying Super Round begins in Florida: USA vs Canada and Dominican Republic vs Venezuela

Three-time Champion Cuba Out of Olympic Baseball For the First Time

(ATR) Cuban-American Eddy Alvarez writes new Olympic page with United States.

ATR interview: ISA president Fernando Aguerre

(ATR) The surprising success of surfing in Olympic waters: “We went out to paddle one wave and found four”.

ICYMI: AIBA Pays Off Debt; A First for Panama; World Lacrosse Sixes

#ICYMI -- In Case You Missed It ... Sometimes the best stories don't get the attention we think they deserve.

WBSC Baseball Americas Qualifier to be broadcast in 70+ countries and territories

BWF STATEMENT ON TOKYO 2020 OLYMPIC QUALIFYING

First World Medal for Panama in Weightlifting

(ATR) The Youth World Cup in Tashkent is the last universal chance for Olympic ranking points.

Podium position for 12-year-old Sky Brown at Olympic qualifying event

ICYMI: IPC President Interview; Cortina Venue on Track

#ICYMI -- In Case You Missed It ... Sometimes the best stories don't get the attention we think they deserve.

Tokyo 2020 Baseball Qualifier Moves to Mexico

(ATR) Taiwan can no longer host the tournament due to a COVID-19 infection outbreak in the country.

COVID Kills the Two Top Cuban Baseball Executives

(ATR) The president of the Cuban Federation and the National Commissioner died within 15 days of each other.

Olympic Champion Lydia Valentin the Center of Attention in Cali

(ATR) Illness prevented her from competing in European qualifying so she will seek Olympic spot on Friday in Colombia.

Despite Crisis in Colombia Weightlifters Seek Olympic Ticket

(ATR) Tournaments in Cali will be in a "bubble", without an audience, and with "tranquility", organizers say.

Curling: Canada, Denmark and United States claim final play-off places and qualify for Beijing 2022

ICYMI: Panam Sports Helps NOCs Navigate Road to Tokyo

#ICYMI -- In Case You Missed It ... Sometimes the best stories don't get the attention we think they deserve.

Panam Sports: Helping NOCs Navigate Tough Road to Tokyo

(ATR) Support programs implemented include pre-Games training camp for smaller NOCs.

Bach: 'Safety First' for Tokyo 2020 Athletes

(ATR) For some, the restrictions in place to keep them safe may also prevent them from qualifying for the Olympics.

Expectation Ahead of Pan American Weightlifting Event

(ATR) Weightlifters from the Americas compete for pre-Olympic ranking in person for the first time in more than a year.

Olympic Table Tennis Qualifier Opens Despite Pandemic

(ATR) The tournament in Argentina had been postponed from 2020.

ATR First: Pre-Olympic Boxing Concerns in Buenos Aires

(ATR) COVID-19 travel restrictions put the IOC Boxing Task Force on alert ahead of Tokyo 2020 qualifiers in Buenos Aires.

U.S. Skiers Have Something to Smile About - Sponsor Spotlight

Also: KT Tape and USA Diving ink partnership; Skateboard GB teams up with Habito on two fronts.

Home Advantage Limited for Concacaf World Cup Qualifying

(ATR) The pandemic, which postponed the first round of qualifying for Qatar 2022, is forcing a move to neutral sites.

Ice Hockey Legend Leaves IIHF Council -- Federation Focus

Also: FIS race director has COVID-19; World Athletics Council meeting begins; Olympic baseball qualifier almost set

Concacaf confirms Guatemala as host for 2021 Concacaf Futsal Championship

Concacaf confirms schedule for 2020 Concacaf Men's Olympic Qualifying

No Decision on Hockey Worlds Replacement Host -- Federation Focus

Also: Cairo supplants Minsk as host for UIPM's flagship event; FIFA reveals timeline for choosing 2026 World Cup venues

COVID Surge Imperils Olympic Boxing Qualifiers in London

(ATR) IOC task force says Tokyo 2020 qualifying for the Americas will be in May at a venue yet to be determined.