The pair became the first siblings to win judo golds on the same day at the Olympics, and sister Uta was the first Japanese to win...
The Real Madrid winger lived up to expectations as one of Japan's brightest young stars.
Miu Goto picks up the win in relief, and Mana Atsumi drives in the winning run in a walk-off victory for the hosts.
As of July 22, Tokyo 2020 organizers reported 87 COVID-19 infections among people connected with the Olympics since the start of the month.
Sisters Risako and Yukako Kawai will be among those looking to carry on Japan's winning tradition in the ring.
Despite the loss, Terunofuji almost certain to be promoted to sumo's highest rank.
Japan hopes for new boxing medals in Tokyo so the pressure is on, but one 25-year-old boxer took time out of his Olympic dreams to repair...
Orix Buffaloes ace Yoshinobu Yamamoto has emerged as one of the best pitchers for Samurai Japan.
Several Japanese sprinters will be looking to make their mark in the showpiece event.
Japan will be making a much-anticipated return to the sport in both the men’s and women’s competitions.
The 2020 National League Cy Young Award runner-up is showing that he is one of the best top-of-the-rotation pitchers in the game.
The first Japanese to win a medal in canoe slalom hopes to repeat his success for the host country.