Switzerland's Gian Franco Kasper is expected to be unveiled as the interim President of SportAccord to replace Marius Vizer following a meeting in Lausanne next week, insidethegames has been told.
Details of the Baku 2015 Flame's journey through the host city have been revealed here today, ahead of its arrival on Sunday (June 7).
Pentathlon GB have signed a two-year sponsorship deal with Bristol-based Avon Valley Precision Engineering (AVPE) in order to provide a technological boost a year ahead of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Wheelchair Basketball Canada have announced their squads for the Parapan American Games, with men’s and women’s teams set to bid for Rio 2016 qualification, in addition to chasing gold.
Reliance on artificial snow and "budget risks" highlighted in 2022 Olympic race Evaluation Commission reports
Beijing's complete reliance on artificial snow and Almaty's dependence on economic stability in order to afford the Games have been highlighted as concerns in the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Evaluation Commission report released today on the two-horse race for the 2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympics.
Three officials, including Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) general secretary Enrique Sanz, have been provisionally banned from carrying out any football-related activities by FIFA’s Independent Ethics Committee.
EThekwini Municipality’s Executive Committee have approved a budget proposal of ZAR1.1 billion (£59 million/$90 million/€83 million) towards Durban’s bid to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games.
Corruption-tainted former Indian Olympic Association chief elected vice-president of Asian athletics body
Former Indian Olympic Association (IOA) secretary general Lalit Bhanot, who spent 11 months in jail on corruption charges linked to the Delhi 2010 Commonwealth Games, has today been elected vice-president of the Asian Athletics Association (AAA) for a four-year term.
Anita DeFrantz has announced her resignation as the President of the LA84 Foundation after 28 years in the role.
International Sailing Federation appoint Vero to orchestrate campaign to return to Paralympic programme
London-based Vero Communications have been appointed by the International Sailing Federation (ISAF) to orchestrate the campaign to return the sport onto the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic programme, it has been announced today.
The Azerbaijan National Olympic Committee (AzMOK) headquarters will be transformed into a “House of Azerbaijani athletes” during next month’s European Games here in Baku.
Toronto 2015 have revealed Toronto Hydro will be the Official Electricity Distribution supplier of the Pan and Parapan American Games, with just over a month to go until competition begins.
Baku 2015 has signed a broadcast deal with New Zealand’s SKY TV ensuring that television viewers in the Oceanic nation will receive coverage of the inaugural European Games.
Australia’s Charlotte Caslick, Sarah Goss of New Zealand, fellow Kiwi Portia Woodman and Russian Nadezhda Kudinova are the four nominees for Women’s Sevens Player of the Year, World Rugby have announced.
Maria Sharapova’s reign as French Open champion came to an end after she fell to a shock straight sets defeat to Czech Republic’s Lucie Safarova at Roland Garros in Paris.