The IOC will take up to four weeks to consider postponing the Tokyo Olympics amid mounting criticism of its handling of the coronavirus crisis that now includes Canada saying it won’t send a team to the games this year. Photograph: AP

Global Athlete, an organisation which represents potential Tokyo 2020 competitors, has criticised the International Olympic Committee for saying it wi(...)

Global Athlete are the latest group calling for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics to be postponed. Photograph: Eugene Hoshiko/AP

Pressure and demand to postpone the 2020 Olympics is fast increasing from all sides after the Global Athlete group became the latest to warn that “pub(...)

World champion canoeist Jenny Egan was one of the speakers at the Sport Ireland event. Photograph: ©INPHO/James Crombie

Recent Wimbledon finalist (and seven-time champion) Serena Williams’ frank comments about the perception of women in sports sum up what many female at(...)