Badminton and karate have become the 22nd and 23rd sports to suspend their membership of SportAccord, it has been announced today.
Exclusive: Asian Weightlifting Federation facing call to reschedule championships again to avoid Commonwealth clash
The Asian Weightlifting Federation (AWF) is facing a call to reschedule this year’s Asian Weightlifting Championships for a second time just a day after announcing the event was moving to Thailand.
Taleb Al Muhairi, secretary general of the Emirates Equestrian Federation (EEF), is to meet International Equestrian Federation (FEI) officials in Lausanne on Tuesday (May 26), amid signs that efforts to persuade the FEI that it can justifiably lift a suspension imposed in March are getting under way.
Platini claims football will "suffer" if Blatter is re-elected as he throws support behind Prince Ali
UEFA boss Michel Platini has thrown his support behind Jordanian FIFA Presidential candidate Prince Ali Bin All Hussein, claiming football will “suffer” if Sepp Blatter is re-elected at the upcoming Congress in Zurich.
Tokyo 2020 launch Young Athletes' project to inspire youth and aid those affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake
Tokyo 2020 have launched their new “2020 Young Athletes’ project” at an elementary school in Iwaki, with the aim to inspire the youth of the country and aid those affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake of 2011.
Baku's preparations for the inaugural European Games are now complete after the successful hosting of sports tests in volleyball and 3x3 basketball.
Competitors have had the first chance to look at the medals they will be fighting for this summer at the 2015 IPC Swimming World Championships.
Defending women’s champions Brazil will face Nicaragua in the opening match of the beach volleyball event at the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto.
Jono Hailstone has been appointed as head performance coach for Paralympics New Zealand’s (PNZ) Para-cycling performance programme ahead of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, it has been announced.
Teddy Riner put his injury troubles behind and extended his remarkable winning heavyweight streak at the World Judo Masters in Rabat on a day where many of the biggest names in the sport tasted victory.
Belarus were the dominant nation on the final day of the second International Canoe Federation (ICF) Canoe Sprint World Cup of the season as they claimed three golds in Duisburg, Germany.
Astana Arlans Kazakhstan seal place in World Series of Boxing final with thumping win over Russian rivals
Astana Arlans Kazakhstan booked their place in their third World Series of Boxing final with a thumping 9-1 aggregate win over the Russian Boxing Team.
Lima has withdrawn as host of the 2017 World Combat Games in a latest blow for SportAccord and its President Marius Vizer.
Concerns over the safety of those attending next year's Olympic and Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro have been revived after a series of attacks in the city over recent days, several of which took place within sight of venues to be used during the Games.
Phuket in Thailand is to stage this year’s Asian Weightlifting Championships, insidethegames has learnt.