Eurosport will showcase the Olympic Games across Europe as part of a six year deal starting in 2018 after a deal was signed between the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Eurosport's parent company, Discovery Communications.
Boston 2024 has made its pitch to the local population today, unveiling a revamped $4.6 billion (£2.9 billion/€4 billion) plan, which would supposedly bring wider benefits for the city including housing, jobs and new transportation infrastructure.
The cost of the Japanese National Stadium that will form the centrepiece of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics has been confirmed at ¥252 billion, in spite of a decision to postpone installation of a retractable roof until after the Games.
Sir Craig Reedie, President of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), has urged International Sports Federations (IFs) and National Anti-Doping Organisations (NADOs) to improve the efficiency of their anti-doping efforts – saying, “Let’s test athletes for the substances which are most likely to be abused in their sport”.
Ken Crease has been appointed director of sales sponsorship and marketing, while Rob Garea has become the director of operations for the Boxing Marketing Arm (BMA) of the International Boxing Association (AIBA), it has been announced.
Karate will be able to submit a bid for inclusion in the 2024 Summer Paralympics after being accepted as a member of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) by the body's Governing Board.
Australia’s Lleyton Hewitt’s farewell appearance at Wimbledon proved to be a short one as the 2002 champion was beaten in a thrilling five-set encounter with Finland’s Jarkko Nieminen in the first round of the championship at the All England Club.
A new video in support of its “#One Team” initiative has been launched by the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) aimed at increasing the inclusion of LGBTQ athletes in sport.
The St Kitts and Nevis Olympic Committee (SKNOC) are set to launch their nine-year strategic plan ahead of a busy period for the organisation.
America's Pruitt and Norman break world records at Indianapolis International and Fast Cow Invitational
America’s Austin Pruitt and Grace Norman produced world record performances at the Indianapolis International and Fast Cow Invitational.
An array of British musical talent brought the curtain down on the European Games here this evening in a Closing Ceremony blending the old and the modern, as well as the Western and the traditionally Azerbaijani.
Opposition group No Boston Olympics have appealed for members of the public to pledge funds to their campaign in order to enhance their resources in their battle to keep the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games away from the United city.
International University Sports Federation (FISU) President Claude-Louis Gallien has arrived in Gwangju ahead of this Summer’s Universiade, due to begin on Friday (July 3) and runs through to July 14.
Athlete interests and brand growth prioritised in new International Paralympic Committee strategic plan
A new four year strategic plan has been published by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), aiming to "consolidate the growth of the Paralympic Games, increase global participation in Para-sport and improve the recognition and value of the brand".
A double in the men and women's team events lifted France to the top of the European Games judo medal table here today.