Najeeb Chirakal, a former aide of disgraced former Presidential candidate Mohamed bin Hammam, has been banned from football for life by the FIFA Ethics Committee.
A documentary focusing on the Russian doping scandal has premiered at the annual Sundance Film Festival in Park City in Utah.
Belgian Tom van Damme could enter the race for the Presidency of the International Cycling Union (UCI) after he claimed people are asking him to stand.
Paris 2024 has welcomed an announcement by the City of Paris identifying nine potential sites to bring public swimming back to the River Seine.
Africa has been granted an annual place on the International Judo Federation (IJF) Grand Prix calendar for the first time after the sport’s governing body confirmed Tunis would hold an event between 2018 and 2020.
A unique new exhibition in Budapest is giving visitors of all ages their own chance to win virtual Olympic gold as the Hungarian battles to stage the summer Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2024.
Ethiopia’s Selemon Barega will bid to continue his country’s rich tradition in the Cinque Mulini in San Vittore Olona when the penultimate leg of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Cross Country Permit takes place tomorrow.
Nadine Horchler of Germany secured her first International Biathlon Union (IBU) victory as she won a thrilling women’s mass start race in Antholz today.
Japan’s Yuki Ito continued her impressive run of form as she sealed her second consecutive International Ski Federation (FIS) Ski Jumping World Cup victory on home snow in Zaō.
Rafael Nadal was forced to come from two sets to one down to win a five-set thriller against Germany's Alexander Zverev and secure his place in the last 16 of the men's singles tournament at the Australian Open today.
Australian cycling star Richie Porte has won at Willunga for the fourth-straight year to all but confirm his first Tour Down Under title.
Jason Smyth was among a number of Northern Irish athletes who competed at the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games to attend an event to celebrate their achievements at the Parliament Buildings in Belfast.
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has launched a call for applications for research projects to be carried out at the Pyeongchang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games.
Sam Auxier, the President of United States Figure Skating, has insisted that Russia should be banned from competing at the 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in Pyeongchang.
Los Angeles City Council’s Ad Hoc Committee has given their backing to the city’s final set of documents for their bid for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games.