Guests including partners of International Olympic Committee (IOC) members will not be able to attend Tokyo 2020 after the organisation decided to limit accreditation to those who have "essential and operational roles" at the Games.

Read more: IOC bans "accompanying guests" from Tokyo 2020 Olympics

National Olympic Committees (NOCs) around the world have a combined social media size of 28.4 million, with more than half of them coming from the Americas, a new survey has revealed.

Read more: ANOC Social Media Survey reveals National Olympic Committees have 28 million followers, with more...

On Wednesday afternoon (March 10), a freshly-barbered Thomas Bach will be reinstalled as President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for four more years.

Read more: Thomas Bach - the unlucky IOC President

Like the great white shark in Jaws 2 or Bridget Jones in The Edge of Reason, Olympic Agenda 2020 is back - and this time it's, well, repetitive and mildly perplexing.

Read more: David Owen: Agenda 2020 - the sequel