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.
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.
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).
The International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC) has asked fans to give the sport a virtual "high five" as it bids to be added to the Olympic programme at the Tokyo 2020 Games.
Alphonso Bridgewater has been re-elected as President of the Association of National Olympic Committees of the Eastern Caribbean States (ANOCES) Executive Committee.
Defending Paralympic gold medallists Australia will play European champions Great Britain in the first match of the Rio 2016 wheelchair rugby tournament, it has been confirmed.
American Schabort bidding for second global crown at 2016 ITU Para-triathlon World Championships in Rotterdam
World number one Krige Schabort of the United States will be aiming to win a second global crown tomorrow when the 2016 International Triathlon Union (ITU) Para-triathlon World Championships take place in Dutch city Rotterdam.
United States Figure Skating has announced an increase in its membership.
Russia could miss the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games after the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) opened suspension proceedings against the country today.
Twenty-three medallists among 45 positives announced by IOC after second wave of Beijing and London retests
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) have revealed that 30 athletes from Beijing 2008 and 15 from London 2012 have tested positive in the second wave of doping retests from the last two Summer Olympic Games.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) may draw on its newly-gathered investigations fund to enable Richard McLaren’s work to continue, Olivier Niggli, director general, has told insidethegames, insisting: “We’ll find the money”.