Ysaora Thibus knocked-out the world number one en route to gold at the International Fencing Federation (FIE) Foil World Cup in Algiers.
Alibaba Group has been signed up as an International Olympic Committee (IOC) top-tier sponsor until 2028 in a "transformative deal" seeking to boost the profile of sport across China, it has been announced today.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) have given the International Biathlon Union (IBU) additional time to explain why they awarded their World Championships in 2021 to the Russian city of Tyumen.
Former world number one confirms campaign to become President of International Table Tennis Federation
Belgium's Jean-Michel Saive has unveiled an 11-point plan seeking to reform the sport as he formally entered the competition today to become the new President of the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF).
International Cycling Union (UCI) President Brian Cookson has warned David Lappartient he should wait four years before launching a bid to lead the governing body.
Bernard O'Byrne has upped the ante in the three-horse race for the Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI) Presidency by accusing his two rivals William O'Brien and Sarah Keane of being members of the "old guard".
Russian Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko has claimed that female ice hockey players could have obtained male DNA within their urine samples via sexual intercourse.
Russia's three-time Olympic cross country skiing silver medallist Maxim Vylegzhanin could face an extended ban after reportedly continuing to compete in domestic competitions, despite being suspended by the International Ski Federation (FIS).
Pyeongchang 2018 President Lee Hee-beom excitement for the Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games is building in South Korea, despite the political crisis in the country.
Finland will challenge a joint bid from Belarus and Latvia for the right to stage the 2021 International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) Men’s World Championshi.
Sweden’s Nathalie Lindqvist has been elected as the first member of the International Skating Union (ISU) Athletes’ Commission after Russian Daria Rakhvalskaia was forced to withdraw due to her country already having a candidate standing for a figure skating position.
Brewing giant Anheuser-Busch InBev, who manufacture Budweiser, have decided to end their sponsorship of the United States Olympic team after 33 years.
Entry numbers for the Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games have "surpassed all expectations", the Olympic Council of Asia have claimed with exactly one month to go until the Opening Ceremony.
Paris 2024 has launched a new programme which aims to "engage, educate and inspire" youngsters in France and around the world.
Greg Hunt has become the new Health and Sports Minister in Australia following the resignation of Sussan Ley last week.