Some large-scale sporting events have been rescheduled following the postponement of the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympic Games to July 23-August 8, 2021.
The Tokyo Olympic Games has been rescheduled to July 23 to August 8, 2021, organizers of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games announced on Monday.
The table tennis world team championships have been postponed again after ITTF, the sport's governing body, suspended all planned international events until June 30 because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Shaanxi had issued a guideline to boost local sports development on March 5, aiming to become a sports powerhouse in the country by 2035. According to the guideline, by 2035, Shaanxi will make its per capita space for sports reach 2.5 square meters.
The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Executive Committee decided to suspend all planned ITTF events and activities involving international travel until June 30 as it discussed the effects of COVID-19 on the international table tennis event schedule on Sunday.
The Olympic flame will be displayed in Fukushima for a month before being kept in Tokyo, local reports said on Sunday.
Chinese men's football team announced on Thursday that all team members were tested negative for COVID-19 after flying back from Dubai, the United Arab Emirates.
The International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach said the Tokyo Olympics in 2021, together with Beijing 2022 and Dakar 2022, will present a huge challenge towards the governing body of the Olympic movement.
Chinese star footballer Wu Lei denied on Thursday the rumors that the 28-year-old La Liga Espanol striker was re-tested negative for COVID-19.
The All England Club said that they will decide wether to postpone or cancel this year's Wimbledon Championships next week after an emergency meeting.
Japan and the International Olympic Committee on Tuesday agreed to postpone the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games for a year because of the novel coronavirus outbreak, after Japanese Prime Minster Shinzo Abe and IOC President Thomas Bach held a teleconference.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach said on Tuesday that the Olympic flame can become "the light at the end of this dark tunnel" in which the world finds itself at present after he and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe agreed to postpone this summer's Tokyo Olympic Games.
The postponement of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics will cast a shadow on China's sports scene with event organizers and related businesses suffering a commercial fallout, according to a Beijing-based sports marketing expert.
The steel structure of the Beijing Winter Olympic Village project has been completed, with work now shifting to the decoration, mechanical and electrical installation stage, the Beijing Major Projects Construction Headquarters Office confirmed on Tuesday.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced here on Tuesday that Japan and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) have agreed to postpone the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games by one year.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said he and International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach on Tuesday agreed to postpone the Tokyo Olympics until no later than the summer of 2021, NHK reported.
The Formula One Azerbaijan Grand Prix, originally planned to be held on June 7, has been postponed.
FIG president Morinari Watanabe said on Tuesday that the gymnastics global governing body supports different possibilities for the 2020 Olympic Games.
The United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee said on Monday that "the path toward postponement" of the Tokyo Games is "most promising" after surveying about 2,000 American athletes.
The Tokyo organizing committee is planning to carry the Olympic flame by car instead of by torchbearers when the Japan leg of the torch relay starts later this week in Fukushima Prefecture.
International Olympic Committee member Dick Pound said on Monday that the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games are set to be postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak.
Tennis world No. 1 Novak Djokovic has taken to social media to express appreciation to China for helping Serbia fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.
In contrast to its firm stance of not long ago, the Japanese government conceded on Monday the possible need to postpone the Olympics as Canada and Australia pulled out because of the novel coronavirus pneumonia pandemic.
The Japanese government is set to tell the International Olympic Committee (IOC) that if it decides to postpone the 2020 Tokyo Olympics amid the COVID-19 pandemic, it will accept the IOC's decision, sources familiar with the matter said Monday.
World Athletics released a statement on Sunday expressing its support of the possible postponement of the 2020 Olympic Games amid the worldwide COVID-19 outbreak.
Australian athletes have been told to prepare for a Tokyo Olympic Games "in the northern summer of 2021".
The logo for the Hangzhou 2022 Asian Para Games was officially released on Monday. Symbolizing the concept of "ever forward", it depicts an athlete in a wheelchair competing on a racetrack.
Canada announced on Sunday night that it will not send Canadian athletes to the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Former Real Madrid president Lorenzo Sanz passed away from the COVID-19 on Saturday night, his family has confirmed.
The greatest female ice hockey player in history is blasting the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for continuing to recommend going ahead with July's Tokyo Games amid the coronavirus pandemic.