Eleven weightlifters have produced positive samples in the second wave of retests from the London 2012 Olympic Games, including six medallists, the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) have announced.
Russia’s 16-strong fencing team for next month's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro have been cleared to compete by the International Fencing Federation (FIE).
Britain's Kate Caithness and Serbia's Nenad Lalovic, the respective Presidents of the World Curling Federation and United World Wrestling, have been elected to the SportAccord Council today following a meeting in which there was allegedly no discussion on the doping crisis currently tearing apart sporting governing bodies.
Australia finally move into Rio 2016 Athletes' Village as Argentina accuse Brazil of "sabotaging" accommodation
Australian athletes have moved into the Rio 2016 Athletes' Village today, but lingering concerns over poor facilities have included the Argentinian team accusing their neighbours Brazil of deliberately "sabotaging" their accommodation.
London 2012 men’s discus champion Robert Harting has described International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach as “part of the doping system” after the IOC opted against a blanket ban on Russian athletes at Rio 2016.
Brazil's suspended President Dilma Rousseff has joined her predecessor Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva in confirming she will not attend the Opening Ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Russian whistleblowers Yuliya Stepanova and Vitaly Stepanov believe drug cheats from the country will be competing at next month’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, despite attempts to eradicate them.
A potential Brisbane bid for the 2028 Summer Olympics moved a step closer today after a year-long study backed the idea.
Vitaly Mutko has failed in a last ditch attempt to have the Russian athletics ban from Rio 2016 lifted, with the county's outspoken Sports Minister also confirming he will not be attending the Olympic Games.
The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) have opened their two temporary sites in Rio de Janeiro, with the body taking charge of doping-related matters in the first instance at the Olympic Games for the first time.
NBC has reportedly asked the Rio 2016 Organising Committee to change the order of the Parade of Nations during the Opening Ceremony of next month’s Olympic Games, so that America appears later in its broadcast.
Andrew R.T Davies, leader of the Welsh Conservatives, has labelled the decision of the Welsh Government to scrap plans to bid for the 2026 Commonwealth Games as “pathetic” and argues that Brexit has been used as “smokescreen”.
Doping scandals have reduced public interest in the Olympics, according to a new survey.
A member of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Medical Committee has said he is "disturbed" by the damning revelations in Richard McLaren’s report into state-sponsored doping in Russia.
"Excitement and anticipation" has been expressed by the International Surfing Association (ISA) today with just one-week-to-go until a final decision is made as to whether the sport will appear on the Tokyo 2020 Olympic programme.