International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has had his integrity questioned by another leading German athlete as he arrived here for the start of Rio 2016.
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.
Belarus' Aksana Miankova is set to be stripped of the Olympic gold medal she won at Beijing in 2008 after reportedly failing a re-tested sample.
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.
Plans are in place for the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to "deal reasonably" with possible protests and demonstrations taking place during Rio 2016, it has been reported.
Three cyclists have been axed from Russia's team for Rio 2016 following previous doping offences and a further three riders could miss the Olympics after being implicated in Richard McLaren's report into state-sponsored doping.
UK Anti-Doping partners with FINA and 14 other nations on global testing initiative ahead of Rio 2016
UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) has partnered with the International Swimming Federation (FINA) and 14 other National Anti-Doping Organisations (NADOs) on a global testing initiative in preparation for next month’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, it was announced today.
All seven international Winter Olympic Sports Federations are due to discuss Richard McLaren's World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Independent Commission report at a meeting next week.
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.
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.”
Singer Andrea Bocelli and actress Monica Bellucci are among a list of 17 "champion" ambassadors announced in a bid to increase support for Rome's bid for the 2024 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games.
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 Olympic Village.
Isinbayeva denies she was asked to be Russia's Rio 2016 flagbearer as volleyball player Tetyukhin 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.
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.
A senior delegation from the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) met with organisers for the 2019 World Cup in China in Dongguan to discuss the early stages of preparations.