World Championships bronze medallist Narsingh Yadav of India could miss next month’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro after he tested positive for a banned substance, according to the country’s National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA).
The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) have named a 555 member team for the Rio 2016 Olympics as they seek to top the medal table for the second successive Summer Games.
The Australian Olympic Committee's (AOC) Village Art initiative will be felt in full by the country's competitors at the Rio 2016 Olympics - with thousands of pieces set to line the walls of their bedrooms in the Athletes' Village.
Russian track and field athletes have a "less than one per cent" chance of appearing at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games and are preparing for their own competition instead, the country's Sports Minister has claimed.
Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) President Alexander Zhukov has been invited to take part in a meeting of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) tomorrow when it will be decided whether to enforce a complete Rio 2016 ban on the country due to widespread doping offences.
Eleventh suspect linked with Rio 2016 terror plot hands himself into police as fears of "lone wolf" attacks grow
An eleventh suspect linked with a potential terrorist plot at next month’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro has handed himself into police as authorities warned of “lone wolf” attacks in the wake of a number of incidents across Europe.
Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko believes the International Paralympic Committee (IPC)'s decision to open suspension proceedings against Russia in the wake of the publication of the McLaren Report is "normal procedure".
The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) has opted to postpone "indefinitely" their Under-18 European Championship due to political instability in host nation Turkey.
Georgian shooters set to make Olympic history at Rio 2016 as first-ever mother and son to compete at the same Games
Georgian shooters Nino Salukvadze and Tsotne Machavariani are set to make Olympic history at Rio 2016 as the first mother and son combination to compete at the same Games.
Samples given by athletes who compete in International Skating Union (ISU) events can now be stored for up to ten years and reanalysed at any time after the governing body strengthened its anti-doping policy in the wake of the damning McLaren Report.
Technology giants Apple will be selling limited-edition watch bands during next month’s Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
Roberta Caputo has been axed from the Italian team for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games after she tested positive for banned substance clostebol.
UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) has suspended an English amateur boxer from all sport for two years for attempting to use banned substances.
The International Triathlon Union (ITU) has launched a social media campaign to try and get the world talking about the sport ahead of the Rio 2016 Olympics and Paralympics.
The seedings for the Rio 2016 badminton tournaments have been confirmed ahead of the Olympic draw on Tuesday (July 26).