Karate, korfball, orienteering and motor racing have become the first non-Olympic sports to officially register discontent with SportAccord today, while badminton has become the 22nd Olympic one to disaffiliate
Platini claims football will "suffer" if Blatter is re-elected as he throws support behind Prince Ali
UEFA boss Michel Platini has thrown his support behind Jordanian FIFA Presidential candidate Prince Ali Bin All Hussein, claiming football will “suffer” if Sepp Blatter is re-elected at the upcoming Congress in Zurich.
Sport for Tomorrow and Tokyo 1964 discussed as Tsukuba International Academy for Sport Studies programme opens
Tokyo 2020's Sport for Tomorrow project and the 1964 Summer Olympic Games were among key topics explored here today, as the second edition of the Tsukuba International Academy for Sport Studies (TIAS) and International Academy of Sports Science and Technology (AISTS) short programme began.
International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Presidential candidate Sergey Bubka believes more should be done by the governing body to help to engage more young people in athletics.
Exclusive: Asian Weightlifting Federation facing call to reschedule championships again to avoid Commonwealth clash
The Asian Weightlifting Federation (AWF) is facing a call to reschedule this year’s Asian Weightlifting Championships for a second time just a day after announcing the event was moving to Thailand.
Taleb Al Muhairi, secretary general of the Emirates Equestrian Federation (EEF), is to meet International Equestrian Federation (FEI) officials in Lausanne on Tuesday (May 26), amid signs that efforts to persuade the FEI that it can justifiably lift a suspension imposed in March are getting under way.
Defending champion Maria Sharapova breezed into the second round of the French Open with a comfortable straight-sets victory over Estonian Kaia Kanepi at Roland Garros today.
Team Sky's Australian rider Richie Porte has been forced to withdraw from the Giro d’Italia.
Tokyo 2020 launch Young Athletes' project to inspire youth and aid those affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake
Tokyo 2020 have launched their new “2020 Young Athletes’ project” at an elementary school in Iwaki, with the aim to inspire the youth of the country and aid those affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake of 2011.
Italy’s Eleonora Sarti built on her world record display in the qualification round by taking gold in the women's compound category at the Para-archery international ranking event in Almere, The Netherlands.
Patricia Walsh claimed her fourth straight PT5 title with an excellent performance at the USA Paratriathlon National Championships in Austin, Texas.
Baku's preparations for the inaugural European Games are now complete after the successful hosting of sports tests in volleyball and 3x3 basketball.
Competitors have had the first chance to look at the medals they will be fighting for this summer at the 2015 IPC Swimming World Championships.
Defending women’s champions Brazil will face Nicaragua in the opening match of the beach volleyball event at the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto.
Jono Hailstone has been appointed as head performance coach for Paralympics New Zealand’s (PNZ) Para-cycling performance programme ahead of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, it has been announced.