International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has praised Vanuatu for its rebuilding effort since the devastating impact of Cyclone Pam earlier this year, as he discussed how to distribute the grant of $500,000 (£330,000/€440,000) promised to the Pacific island nation.
Victoria State focused on "more important projects" than multi-city Australian bid for 2028 or 2032 Olympics
Victoria State Premier Daniel Andrews has rejected an idea for the Australian state to participate in a joint bid for either the 2028 or 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games with New South Wales and Queensland.
Two State Olympic bodies have become the latest to criticise Indian Olympic Association (IOA) President N Ramachandran as pressure grows for him to call an Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) to discuss his future.
Cortina d'Ampezzo in Italy is set to host the 2021 International Ski Federation (FIS) Alpine World Ski Championships after being confirmed as the only candidate.
FIFA will consider whether to suspend Israel from world football prior to holding its Presidential elections later this month.
Alpine skiing champion Lindsey Vonn will serve as honorary ambassador for the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games, it has been revealed.
The United States today put a spanner in the works of Russia’s title defence by overcoming last year’s Winter Olympic hosts at the Men’s Ice Hockey World Championship in the Czech Republic.
The World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) has signed a deal with South Korean broadcaster SBS Sports, which will show highlights of this month’s World Championships among other major WTF-promoted events.
Hungary’s Anna Tóth and Adam Marosi delighted home fans by earning mixed relay gold at the International Modern Pentathlon Union (UIPM) World Cup series in Kecskemét.
The 10th edition of the Archery World Cup is set to get underway tomorrow as Shanghai plays host to the opening stage of the season.
Baku's Bilgah Beach has played host to what has been hailed as Azerbaijan’s first-ever triathlon with a month to go until the inaugural European Games.
Kenya’s Lawrence Karanja will receive the International Tennis Federation's (ITF) Wheelchair Tennis Coach of the Year award for 2014, having contributed heavily to the development of tennis within his country and other African nations.
The familiar Lightning Bolt salute took place on the podium in Nassau after the second day of the International Association of Athletics Federations’ (IAAF) World Relays - but in the form of a tribute from his Jamaican colleagues after their victory in a 4x200m from which the world record holder had withdrawn late as a precaution.
Olympic bronze medallist Tom Daley delighted home fans home fans by claiming gold on the final day of the International Swimming Federation (FINA) Diving World Series, in London.
Iranian National Paralympic Committee (NPC) President Mahmoud Khosravivafa has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Asian nation's Special Education Organisation in order to improve relations between the two bodies.