Aruba had never had a Paralympic team until a student in her 20s decided to make it happen.
Muhammad Ziyad Zolkefli won his shot put event but had his title revoked because he was three minutes late.
The safe arrival of Afghanistan’s Paralympic athletes in Tokyo sends out “a very strong message of hope”, says the International Paralympic Committee.
Some Australians Olympians are having to quarantine for 28 days after returning to their country from Tokyo
There’s been a spate of content with incorrect claims around some of the competitors in Tokyo.
DJs have found themselves in the unusual position of playing music in virtually empty Olympic stadiums.
A blistering United States outplayed hosts Japan to win a seventh successive women’s basketball gold on Tokyo 2020’s final day of action.
Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge claims victory in the men’s marathon at Tokyo 2020 to become the first athlete since 1980 to retain an Olympic marathon title.
The suspect allegedly told police he was angry when he saw women who “looked happy”.
This games are one of the warmest on record, with many athletes complaining about the high temperatures.
A female student is said to be seriously injured, while the others suffered less severe injuries.
An elated Japanese side won the coveted Olympic baseball gold at Tokyo 2020 after beating the United States on Saturday.
Peres Jepchirchir wins the women’s marathon at Tokyo 2020 as Kenya claim a one-two in sweltering 28C heat in Japan’s northern city of Sapporo.
Ms Timanovskaya said she was forced to leave Tokyo after she complained about her coaches online.
This dad is drawing attention to what he calls the kidnapping of children by their own parents in Japan.
Sifan Hassan takes 5,000m gold as she bids for an unprecedented Olympic treble on the track in Tokyo.
Canada secured a 1-0 victory over world champions the United States to set up a women’s Olympic football final against Sweden at Tokyo 2020.
Criticism of Simone Biles for withdrawing from some events at Tokyo 2020 is “baffling”, says Olympic gold medallist Callum Skinner.
American Simone Biles pulls out of the vault and uneven bars gymnastics finals at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
For many among Tokyo’s homeless community the Olympics are far from a cause for celebration.
Great Britain’s Charlotte Dujardin becomes Great Britain’s most decorated female Olympian by winning dressage bronze at Tokyo 2020.
Simone Biles says she “has to focus on her mental health” after pulling out of the gymnastics women’s team final at Tokyo 2020.
With a population of just 63,000, Bermuda became the least populous nation or territory to win an Olympic gold medal at a summer Games when Flora Duffy won the triathlon in Tokyo.
Yuto Horigome celebrates winning Japan’s third gold medal as the Tokyo native claims victory in the inaugural men’s street skateboarding final.
Hend Zaza from Syria reveals her inspiration for getting into table tennis at such a young age.
The BBC’s Mariko Oi reflects on her personal experience of covering the Games during a global pandemic.
With the opening ceremony set for Friday, BBC Sport previews the Tokyo 2020 Olympics – a Games like no other.
Team USA’s men’s and women’s basketball teams have had difficult preparations for the Olympics, so could Tokyo 2020 see an end to their domination?
Great Britain’s women’s football squad take the knee before their opening 2-0 win over Chile at Tokyo 2020.
The Japanese Olympic Committee has set a target of 30 golds in Tokyo, but in which sports might those medals be won?