Aquatics

Japanese swimmer Junya Koga denies doping charges

May 23, 2018

An OIympic swimmer from Japan has denied taking a banned substance following an announcement that he failed a doping test

Medals for 2020 Tokyo Olympics to be made of recycled metal

Apr 1, 2017

Organizers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics have begun collecting discarded electronic devices that will be used in the production of the medals to be awarded to athletes

Japan's Watanabe sets world record in 200-meter breaststroke

Jan 29, 2017

Japan teenager Ippei Watanabe has set a world record in the men's 200-meter breaststroke with a time of 2 minutes, 06.67 seconds

Olympic officials say rowing, swim venues will stay in Tokyo

Nov 29, 2016

Olympic organizers agreed Tuesday to keep the rowing, canoe sprint and swimming venues at their planned sites in Tokyo for the 2020 Games, while postponing a decision until Christmas on a possible switch for volleyball

The 'golden boy' Schooling mobbed on return to Singapore

Aug 15, 2016

It was a photo taken with Michael Phelps that inspired Joseph Schooling to Olympic gold

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