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Tokyo 2020: The Paralympic dream that started at the supermarket

Aruba had never had a Paralympic team until a student in her 20s decided to make it happen.

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Tokyo 2020: Anger after Paralympian is stripped of gold medal for being late

Muhammad Ziyad Zolkefli won his shot put event but had his title revoked because he was three minutes late.

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Emotional arrival for Afghan Paralympians in Tokyo

The safe arrival of Afghanistan’s Paralympic athletes in Tokyo sends out “a very strong message of hope”, says the International Paralympic Committee.

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Tokyo 2020: Some Australian Olympians face 28-day quarantine

Some Australians Olympians are having to quarantine for 28 days after returning to their country from Tokyo

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Tokyo 2020: Olympic athletes targeted by false and misleading claims

There’s been a spate of content with incorrect claims around some of the competitors in Tokyo.

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Tokyo 2020: The Olympic DJs playing in empty stadiums

DJs have found themselves in the unusual position of playing music in virtually empty Olympic stadiums.

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Tokyo Olympics: US women win a record seventh basketball gold medal

A blistering United States outplayed hosts Japan to win a seventh successive women’s basketball gold on Tokyo 2020’s final day of action.

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Tokyo Olympics: Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge successfully defends Olympic marathon title

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.

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Tokyo attack: Knife-wielding man injures 10 on train

The suspect allegedly told police he was angry when he saw women who “looked happy”.

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Tokyo 2020: Olympic athletes struggle with heat at Games

This games are one of the warmest on record, with many athletes complaining about the high temperatures.

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Tokyo attack: Women targeted ‘for looking happy’

A female student is said to be seriously injured, while the others suffered less severe injuries.

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Tokyo 2020: Japan beat US to win first Olympic baseball gold medal

An elated Japanese side won the coveted Olympic baseball gold at Tokyo 2020 after beating the United States on Saturday.

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Tokyo Olympics: Kenya’s Peres Jepchirchir wins women’s marathon

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.

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Olympics expels Belarus coaches over athlete removal

Ms Timanovskaya said she was forced to leave Tokyo after she complained about her coaches online.

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Tokyo 2020: A parent’s plea in the shadow of the Olympics

This dad is drawing attention to what he calls the kidnapping of children by their own parents in Japan.

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Tokyo Olympics: Sifan Hassan takes 5,000m gold in first leg of attempted treble

Sifan Hassan takes 5,000m gold as she bids for an unprecedented Olympic treble on the track in Tokyo.

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Women’s Olympic football: Canada beat USA to set up Sweden final

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.

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Simone Biles criticism baffles Callum Skinner: Mental health ‘not death of sport’

Criticism of Simone Biles for withdrawing from some events at Tokyo 2020 is “baffling”, says Olympic gold medallist Callum Skinner.

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Simone Biles: Tokyo Olympics gymnast withdraws from two more events

American Simone Biles pulls out of the vault and uneven bars gymnastics finals at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.

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Olympics: The hidden sight of Tokyo’s homeless

For many among Tokyo’s homeless community the Olympics are far from a cause for celebration.

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Dujardin now GB’s most decorated female Olympian

Great Britain’s Charlotte Dujardin becomes Great Britain’s most decorated female Olympian by winning dressage bronze at Tokyo 2020.

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Biles says mental health concerns led to pull out

Simone Biles says she “has to focus on her mental health” after pulling out of the gymnastics women’s team final at Tokyo 2020.

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Tokyo Olympics: Flora Duffy claims historic first gold for Bermuda

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.

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Tokyo Olympics: Japan’s Yuto Horigome makes history with sport’s first ever gold

Yuto Horigome celebrates winning Japan’s third gold medal as the Tokyo native claims victory in the inaugural men’s street skateboarding final.

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The 12-year-old becoming Tokyo’s youngest Olympian

Hend Zaza from Syria reveals her inspiration for getting into table tennis at such a young age.

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Tokyo 2020: Travelling to an Olympic Games like no other

The BBC’s Mariko Oi reflects on her personal experience of covering the Games during a global pandemic.

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Tokyo Olympics: A Games in a pandemic, new sports, British medal hopes and global stars to watch

With the opening ceremony set for Friday, BBC Sport previews the Tokyo 2020 Olympics – a Games like no other.

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Tokyo Olympics: Is the USA ‘Dream Team’ era coming to an end?

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?

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Tokyo Olympics: Team GB women’s football take the knee

Great Britain’s women’s football squad take the knee before their opening 2-0 win over Chile at Tokyo 2020.

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Tokyo 2020: Where might hosts Japan win medals?

The Japanese Olympic Committee has set a target of 30 golds in Tokyo, but in which sports might those medals be won?