Sally Bolton has stood down as managing director of the Organising Committee for the London 2017 International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Athletics Championships, it has been announced today.
Kenya has threatened to pull out of this year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro if the ongoing Zika virus reaches "epidemic levels".
Pyeongchang 2018 President admits challenges lie ahead in build-up to Winter Olympics and Paralympics
Pyeongchang 2018 has showed the world that they can deliver a successful Winter Olympics and Paralympics following the first test event, its President Cho Yang-ho has claimed but admitted they still face a “challenging” two years in the lead-up to the Games.
The first gold medal at this year's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro is likely to be won once again in the women's 10 metre air rifle.
Olympic silver medallist Jaime Fernandez has been appointed as team leader of the Australian rowing team for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, while Chris O’Brien has been chosen as head coach.
Pakistan leg-spinner Yasir Shah will miss the upcoming World Twenty20 tournament after he was given a three-month ban for a doping offence by the International Cricket Council (ICC).
International Olympic Committee (IOC) staff have moved out of their old headquarters building in Vidy and will start work in their new temporary offices on the other side of Lausanne in Pully tomorrow.
FEI President "disappointed" by delays at Rio 2016 equestrian venue but claims new construction contract agreed
Construction is due to begin again at the Rio 2016 equestrian venue in Deodoro after the originial company overseeing preparations had their contract terminated last month, International Equestrian Federation (FEI) President Ingmar de Vos told insidethegames today.
Russia’s President Vladimir Putin has claimed that the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics have left a lasting legacy in the country.
The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has denied it told athletes and staff concerned about the Zika virus that they should consider not attending this year's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
There are "no problems whatsoever" within Russian cycling despite doping failures within recent weeks, the country's Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko has claimed today while also insisting suggestions of a systemic doping system across all sports are "phony, invented and based on false accusations".
Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko has claimed FIFA Presidential candidates Shaikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa and Gianni Infantino could unite ahead of the election on February 26.
Rio 2016's education programme has begun its overseas work with a launch event in the Brazilian city.
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed by the British Olympic Association (BOA) and the Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) - which will allow the former to use sports facilities in the build-up to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Sailing spots at Rio 2016 will be up for grabs at the Nacra 17, 49er and 49erFX World Championships which begin in Clearwater Beach in Florida tomorrow.