Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has officially confirmed that his city is interested in taking up the baton from Boston and launching a bid for the 2024 Olympics and Paralympics.
South Sudan will become the 206th member of the International Olympic Committee when it is officially recognised here next Sunday (August 2), it was confirmed here today.
Tonga will begin constructing the facilities for the 2019 Pacific Games next year, the country’s Minister of Finance has revealed.
Ten days after warning organisers of next month’s World Championships in Beijing there was “no time to lose” in stepping up promotional efforts, Lamine Diack, President of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), has received a report that the majority of tickets have now been sold.
Boston's bid to host the 2024 Olympics and Paralympics is officially over after the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) decided today that it could no longer continue supporting it, although they claimed they remain committed to finding a city to put forward.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has awarded Middle East and North African broadcast rights to the Games for the next two Olympic cycles to Qatar’s beIN Media Group.
Tokyo 2020 today unveiled Tokyo Gas as the latest addition to its growing list of Official Partners.
IAAF rules on women athletes with high levels of male hormones suspended as CAS demands scientific evidence
Rules made by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) requiring female athletes with high levels of male hormones to obtain medical clearance to compete have been suspended by the Court of Arbitration for Sport in Lausanne.
Badminton's integrity has been praised by International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach here today, testament to the giant strides made under the sport's new leader Poul-Erik Høyer after it was embroiled in a major scandal at London 2012.
United Arab Emirates equestrian suspension lifted after signing of legally-binding three-year agreement with FEI
The Emirates Equestrian Federation (EEF) has had its suspension lifted by the sport’s governing body, under an agreement that, in effect, puts the United Arab Emirates body on probation for three years.
Nia Sanchez, the 2014 Miss USA, has been appointed as a goodwill ambassador by the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) in a bid to continue to find ways of increasing female participation around the world.
Sergey Bubka has pledged to work alongside the Pan American Games governing bodies to deliver an increased track and field quota at continental and regional multi-sport events should he be elected International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) President in August.
The Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee (TTOC) set-up a Governance Commission tasked with creating a Sport Governance Code, they have announced.
FiveCurrents cross halfway point in "Summer of Ceremonies" after producing Toronto 2015 and Special Olympics spectacles
FiveCurrents, an American creative and production company, have completed the busiest 24 hours in their history after staging the Closing Ceremony of the Toronto 2015 Pan American Games, having put on the Opening Ceremony of the Special Olympics in Los Angeles the day before.
The United States’ Jordan Wilimovsky became the first swimmer to qualify for Rio 2016 after winning the men’s 10 kilometres title at the International Swimming Federation (FINA) World Championships in Kazan.