England’s women secured a quota place for Great Britain at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games with a dramatic 15-14 win over the United States on the final day of the Sevens World Series in Amsterdam.
Mongolia, Japan and Russia won two titles apiece as the World Judo Masters opened in Rabat, with under 60 kilograms star Naohisa Takato producing the most eye-catching performance of the day.
Astana Arlans Kazakhstan on verge of World Series of Boxing final after whitewashing Russian Boxing Team
A superb first-leg performance saw the Astana Arlans Kazakhstan build a commanding 5-0 lead over the Russian Boxing Team in the semi-final of the World Series of Boxing (WSB) at the National Tennis Centre in Astana.
Three promising distance runners have received scholarships to train at the Kip Kieno High Altitude training centre in Eldoret courtesy of the Tanzania Olympic Committee's (TOC) Olympic Solidarity funding in the hope it will help them qualify for next year's Games in Rio.
Basketball has become the latest sport to suspend its SportAccord membership, increasing the total number to have done so to 21.
Medal ceremonies could take place at the Colosseum if Rome is successful in its bid to host the 2024 Olympics and Paralympics, the city's Mayor Ignazio Marino has revealed during a visit by International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach to the Italian capital.
Indian Olympic Association President under further pressure as more Federations call for no-confidence vote
Thirteen national sporting federations are supporting a move to see Indian Olympic Association (IOA) President N Ramachandran replaced, by calling for an Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) to press for a no-confidence vote.
India calls on IPC to explain what must be done for National Paralympic Committee suspension to be revoked
India's Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports has called on the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) to tell them exactly what it will take for Indian athletes to compete under their own flag again following the suspension of the Paralympic Committee of India (PCI) last month.
Belgium’s suspension from the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) will be lifted within the next two months, the body’s President Chungwon Choue has told insidethegames.
A new integrity regulation has been adopted by the New Zealand Olympic Committee (NZOC) to try to ensure the rights of clean athletes and competitions are protected.
The International Equestrian Federation (FEI) has appointed IMG, the world’s largest independent producer and distributor of sports programming, as its production partner.
Conflict between SportAccord and IOC could delay Olympic recognition for sambo, says European Federation President
Sergey Eliseev, head of the European Sambo Federation, has warned the existing rift between SportAccord and International Olympic Committee (IOC) Presidents Marius Vizer and Thomas Bach, could delay sambo’s attempts to gain IOC recognition.
Spain’s Alberto Contador regained the overall race lead at the Giro d’Italia following the 59.4 kilometres individual time trial from Treviso to Valdobbiadene, while Belarussian Vasil Kiryienka earned victory on stage 14.
Russia proved the dominant team at the International Boxing Association (AIBA) Women’s Junior and Youth World Boxing Championships in Taiwan today by winning eight titles, while United States secured four at the Xinzhuang Stadium.
Canada, Britain, Japan and Algeria will host respective continental qualification events for next year's Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, the International Wheelchair Basketball Federation (IWBF) has confirmed.