South Korea's Moon Dae-sung has been suspended as a member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) over alleged plagiarism of his doctoral thesis.
With athletes arriving at the Olympic Village in Rio de Janeiro, the electoral statements of the 23 candidates vying for a place on the International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s Athletes’ Commission have been published.
All seven international Winter Sports Federations are to discuss Richard McLaren's World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Independent Commission report at a meeting next week.
Rio de Janeiro Mayor Eduardo Paes has awarded the Australian Olympic team the keys to the city and apologised for suggesting he would put a kangaroo in their accommodation after they experienced problems in the Athletes' Village.
It would be "impossible" to move the 2019 Winter Universiade away from Krasnoyarsk, despite the damning revelations in the McLaren Report about systemic doping during the Kazan 2013 edition also held in Russia, a top official has claimed.
Isinbayeva denies she was asked to be Russia's Rio 2016 flagbearer as volleyball player Tetyukhin is confirmed
Two-time Olympic champion Yelena Isinbayeva has denied claims she was offered the chance to be Russia’s flagbearer at the Rio 2016 Opening Ceremony, despite not being able to compete at the Games due to the athletics team’s ban.
Exclusive: Wallechinsky confirms no 2016 version of The Complete Book of the Olympics - and probably no more after
David Wallechinsky has confirmed that, for the first time since 1984, he will not be publishing a new version of The Complete Book of the Olympics on the eve of the Summer Games - and added that writing what has become established as one of sport’s set texts is “no longer cost-effective.”
IPC striving to address problem of intentional misrepresentation, claims world-leading medical expert on Paralympics
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Classification Committee "has really tried to move towards" addressing the problem of intentional misrepresentation in Para-sport, it has been claimed.
Italy’s Jamel Chatbi has been removed from their Olympic team after he missed his third drug test in the past year.
Japan’s Saori Yoshida and Kaori Icho have officially completed another championship cycle atop their weight categories following the release of the pre-Olympic United World Wrestling (UWW) rankings for women’s wrestling.
Short track speed skaters will be able to wear personalised helmets from the 2016-17 season, the International Skating Union (ISU) have confirmed.
A "topping out" ceremony has been held at a new administrative building which has been built in Hochfilzen ahead of the 2017 International Biathlon Union (IBU) World Championships.
Defending Paralympic champions Australia have named their 12-man squad for the Rio 2016 wheelchair rugby tournament.
Free live-streaming of the Under-15 Baseball World Cup will be available to fans throughout the duration of the tournament, the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) have announced.
The Olympic Channel is to launch on August 21.