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Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Justin Gatlin part of test event at stadium (2021)

Justin Gatlin won the men's 100m at the test event



Justin Gatlin was one of 420 athletes to take part in a test event at an empty Olympic stadium as preparations continue for the delayed Tokyo games.

The event was held behind closed doors with Tokyo under a state of emergency due to a rise in coronavirus cases.

Read more: Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Justin Gatlin part of test event at stadium (2021)

Japan extends Covid-19 restrictions as Olympics draw nearer (2021)

The state of emergency will now remain in place until the end of the month



A state of emergency has been extended in several regions of Japan as Covid-19 cases surge, less than three months before the Tokyo Olympics.

Restrictions in Tokyo, Osaka, Hyogo and Kyoto had been due to end on 11 May, but will now remain in place until the end of the month.

Read more: Japan extends Covid-19 restrictions as Olympics draw nearer (2021)

Floyd Mayweather brawls with Jake Paul at Logan Paul promotional event (2021)

Floyd Mayweather and Jake Paul posed during a news conference at Hard Rock Stadium, in Miami Gardens, Florida



Former five-weight world champion Floyd Mayweather was involved in a brawl with Jake Paul during an event promoting his exhibition bout with the YouTube star's brother.

Mayweather, 44, was due to pose for photographs in Miami for his 6 June exhibition fight with Logan Paul.

Read more: Floyd Mayweather brawls with Jake Paul at Logan Paul promotional event (2021)

Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Competitors to be tested daily for Covid-19 (2021)

The Tokyo Olympics runs from 23 July-8 August, followed by the Paralympics from 24 August-5 September



Competitors will have daily Covid-19 tests at this summer's Olympics and Paralympics in Tokyo.

They will also need to wear face masks except when they are "eating, drinking, sleeping, training or competing".

Read more: Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Competitors to be tested daily for Covid-19 (2021)

Floyd Mayweather v Logan Paul: Undefeated legend to face YouTuber in June (2021)

Decorated former world champion Floyd Mayweather (left) has a professional record of 50-0, while Logan Paul lost his only previous professional bout against a fellow YouTuber



Former five-weight world champion Floyd Mayweather's exhibition bout with YouTuber and amateur fighter Logan Paul has been rescheduled for 6 June.

The bout will take place at Miami's Hard Rock Stadium four months after they were initially scheduled to meet.

Read more: Floyd Mayweather v Logan Paul: Undefeated legend to face YouTuber in June (2021)


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