Part of the Olympic athletes’ village  in Tokyo, Japan. Photograph:  Charly Triballeau/AFP via Getty Images

Team GB’s preparations for the Olympics have been plunged into chaos after six athletes and two staff members from the athletics squad were forced to (...)

A couple take selfies  near the National Stadium, the main venue of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics, on Wednesday.  Photograph: Franck Robichon/EPA

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has offered to source as many doctors and nurses as needed from around the globe to ensure the Tokyo Olympic(...)

 Tokyo Olympics:  scheduled to be hosted in Japan from  July 23rd to August 8th.  Photograph: Koji Sashahara/AP

Tokyo 2020 organisers are “extremely confident” their plans for the rescheduled Olympic Games are on track but will not confirm final details until Ju(...)

The Tokyo Olympics has been postponed for one year until 2021 because of the coronavirus outbreak. Photograph: AP

The Olympic Federation of Ireland has welcomed the decision to postpone the Summer Olympic Games to 2021, amid the current global coronavirus crisis. (...)