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).
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.
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”.
Two locations have been shortlisted for the sliding track which will be built for the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics.
International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) President René Fasel has acknowledged the sport has a "tremendous opportunity" to develop in Asia.
Taekwondo player Sita Bhandari was crowned as the Para-Athlete of the Year at the Pulsar Sports Awards ceremony at the Nepal Academy Hall.
Snowsport Scotland have announced that its Annual Coaching Summit will be held in Renfrew on August 27 and 28.
A further 17 Russian rowers have been banned from competing at next month's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro by the International Rowing Federation (FISA), resulting in the disqualification of four boats.
International Swimming Federation (FINA) President Julio Maglione has claimed the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Independent Commission "exceeded their power" when compiling the explosive McLaren Report into Russian doping.
The Association of Summer Olympic International Federations (ASOIF) has called for a better anti-doping process in the wake of the damning McLaren Report and the subsequent decision not to impose a blanket ban on Russian athletes at Rio 2016.
Wales will not bid for the 2026 Commonwealth Games after the country’s Government ruled that the cost of hosting and the financial uncertainty created by Brexit made it “difficult to justify".