Officials from Budapest will meet representatives from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) tomorrow to discuss a potential bid from the Hungarian capital for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games, according to IOC executive director Christophe Dubi.
Korean officials criticised for "neglecting duties" and "abusing authority" during Pyeongchang 2018 preparations
Former Organising Committee head Kim Jin-sun and International Olympic Committee (IOC) member Moon Dae-sung are among officials to have been fiercely criticised by a coalition of 50 civic groups for their conduct during preparations for the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics and Paralympics.
American Tiger Woods believes competing at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro is “very important” to golfers as the sport prepares to return to the Olympic programme for the first time in over 100 years.
Azerbaijan will play the world number one ranked team The Netherlands in the group stage of the women’s 3x3 basketball competition at the Baku 2015 European Games.
A cooperation agreement has been signed between the International Sambo Federation (FIAS) and the “Centre for the Study and Conservation of the Amur Tiger” as the sport continues to strive for recognition from the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
Asian Football Confederation sign partnership agreement with International Centre for Sport Security
A partnership agreement has been signed between the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) and the International Centre for Sport Security (ICSS), aimed at strengthening safety and security within Asian football.
British Para-athletes Julie Rogers and Ben Rowlings have been announced as the latest BT Ambassadors at a mentoring session in Loughborough.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has reiterated how the right to host the Olympic Games should not be reserved to "just 20 countries in the world" during a visit to New Zealand today, claiming his Agenda 2020 reform process will "open doors" for non-traditional hosts.
Brazilian politician accused of undermining effort to clean Guanabara Bay by "publicity-seeking" jump into water
Rio de Janeiro State Environment Secretary André Corrêa has attempted to quell fears concerning the state of Guanabara Bay, where Olympic and Paralympic sailing competitions will be held next year, by jumping into the water during a television interview in Brazil.
It remains possible Francesco Ricci Bitti will be able to stand for a second term as President of the Association of Summer Olympic International Federations (ASOIF) despite relinquishing the Presidency of the International Tennis Federation (ITF), insidethegames has been told.
Study claiming micro-dosing can bypass Biological Passport findings criticised by World Anti Doping Agency
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) have rejected suggestions they endorsed a French television documentary supposedly demonstrating how athletes can avoid detection from the Athlete Biological Passport (ABP) by micro-dosing, condemning the use of "human guinea pigs" in the experiment.
Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein has dismissed reports he is about to drop out of the contest to become the next FIFA President, insisting he will “continue the race until the end”.
International Triathlon Union and Lagardère Unlimited extend World Triathlon Series partnership to 2020
The International Triathlon Union (ITU) has extended its World Triathlon Series (WTS) production agreement with Lagardère Unlimited until 2020.
A special event will be held at Toronto's Berkeley Street Theatre tomorrow in which the entertainment schedule for the Arts and Culture Festival taking place alongside this summer's Pan American and Parapan American Games will be revealed.
The International Chess Federation (FIDE) is considering an unlikely bid to become part of the Winter Olympic Games, it has been reported.