South Africa's Rio 2016 gold medallist and world record holder faded into fifth behind world champion Steven Gardiner.

Italian rower Bruno Rosetti has been awarded a bronze medal by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) after a positive test for COVID-19 forced him to miss the final of the men's four at Tokyo 2020.

A Moldovan Olympic official who is acting as a COVID-19 liaison officer at Tokyo 2020 has been accused of "gross violations" of the coronavirus rules in place at the Games after he went sightseeing in the Japanese capital.

Long jumper Tyra Gittens showed zero nerves on her Olympic debut on Saturday night (TT time), smiling, dancing and leaping 6.72 metres to advance to tonight's final (9.50pm).

TRINIDAD and Tobago athlete Jereem Richards booked his place in the men’s 200-metre final at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.