Mima Ito captured the women’s singles bronze medal in a match against Singapore’s Mengyu Yu, earning Japan’s first medal ever in the women’s singles category.
“You should die, go to hell, get lost forever,” read the disturbing message sent from “a certain country” to gold medalist Jun Mizutani Twitter account after...
Up-and-coming gymnast Daiki Hashimoto finishes strong to capture the men’s all-around title.
Takanori Nagase won the under-81-kg division title in judo, becoming the first Japanese to do so since Makoto Takimoto at the 2000 Sydney Games.
The duo’s victory occurred in a fast-paced sport that was introduced to the Olympics in 1988.
Surfing is among four new sports added to the Olympic program for the Tokyo Games. The others are sport climbing, skateboarding and karate.
"I have experienced the low of lows when I wasn't doing well. So I am not as disappointed as I expected." ーUchimura
“My goal of course is to fight for a medal,” Calderano said. “There has been a lot of uncertainty in the last year or so. I’m...
"I feel a great responsibility being appointed captain of the Japanese delegation to the Olympics held in our own nation.”
Hitomi Niiya's triumph in the 2020 Houston Half Marathon kicked off a successful year that culminated with a national record in the women's 10,000 meters.