The World Health Organization (WHO) have stated that no cases of the Zika virus have been confirmed in anyone associated with the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Rio 2016 Olympics Medal Table
China are facing a one-year ban from weightlifting after the sport’s world governing body confirmed that the country's three failed retests from Beijing 2008 samples were enough to warrant such a sanction under rules adopted earlier this year.
Brazilian police have charged American swimmer Ryan Lochte with filing a false statement about being robbed at gunpoint during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) President Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah has praised Rio 2016 for "showcasing Olympism in its truest form".
South African judge Thokozile Masipa has thrown out the State’s appeal against her “lenient” six-year-sentence given to convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius because she felt there was “no reasonable” chance it would be successful.
IPC to ask Brazilian children to attend Rio 2016 for free as part of #FillTheSeats donation campaign
A campaign entitled #FillTheSeats has been launched in a bid to get Brazilian children to fill the high volume of expected empty seats at next month’s Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Canada’s Chantal Petitclerc, the most-decorated female track Paralympian of all time, is among five new inductees into the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Visa Hall of Fame, it has been announced.
World Rugby chief open to idea of Britain competing in World Sevens Series following men's Rio 2016 silver
World Rugby chief executive Brett Gosper has said he would be open to the idea of Great Britain teams competing in the World Sevens Series.
Kendra Harrison, who broke the 28-year-old world 100 metres hurdles record last month after failing to qualify at the US Olympic track and field trials, is heading into tomorrow’s International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Diamond League meeting in Paris with another world record in mind.
Solitude Mountain Resort has been selected by the United States Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) to stage snowboard cross and ski cross events during the 2019 International Ski Federation (FIS) Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships.
Germany's Michael Neumayer is to return to the ski jumping circuit as an equipment controller for the International Ski Federation (FIS), it has been confirmed.
England’s tour of Bangladesh in October will go ahead as planned despite security concerns in the Asian country, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has confirmed.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach’s expenses totalled $301,000 (£228,000/€266,000) in 2015.
Kuwait’s sporting crisis has deepened today after the Public Sports Authority (PSA) dissolved the country’s National Olympic Committee (NOC) and Football Association (KFA) for alleged financial irregularities.
OCI officials "claim Hickey made all Irish ticketing decisions" after four hours of police questioning
Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI) officials Kevin Kilty and Stephen Martin have reportedly told Brazilian police today that the organisation's President Patrick Hickey made all decisions regarding ticketing.