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.
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.
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.
The International Chess Federation (FIDE) is considering an unlikely bid to become part of the Winter Olympic Games, it has been reported.
World Rugby have announced the dates and locations of the rugby sevens regional Olympic qualification tournaments, which offer six men’s and women’s teams the chance to book their place at Rio 2016.
British and Hungarian Para-canoeists dominated the European Canoe Sprint Senior Championships, staged at Racice in the Czech Republic.
Port Moresby 2015 have held an open water swimming test event as preparations continue ahead of the Pacific Games, scheduled for July 4 to 18 in the Papua New Guinean capital.
Spyros Capralos, President of the Hellenic Olympic Committee (HOC), has been honoured with the A G Leventis Excellence Award in recognition of his more than two decades of work supporting Greek sport and Olympism.
The Pan American Paralympic community has just four days left to select potential athlete representatives to sit on the Executive Committee of the Americas Paralympic Committee (APC) and follow Brazilian sprinting star Terezinha Guilhermina.
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.