A new road to the main venue cluster for the Rio 2016 Olympics and Paralympics will help cut journey times by up to 60 per cent, it has been claimed.
New Pyeongchang 2018 President Lee Hee-beom has said increasing sponsorship revenue is a key goal ahead of the Winter Olympics in under two years' time.
Rome 2024 to mark anniversary of Abebe Bikila's marathon success at 1960 Olympic Games with running race
Rome 2024 has announced it will stage a 10 kilometre running race on September 10, coinciding with the 56th anniversary of Ethiopian Abebe Bikila’s famous men’s marathon success at the 1960 Olympic Games in Italy's capital while running barefoot.
United World Wrestling (UWW) has inducted 15 former wrestlers, coaches, officials and community members into its 2016 Hall of Fame class.
New Zealand blew away Vanuatu 5-0 to all but seal a place in the semi-finals of the Oceania Football Confederation (OFC) Nations Cup in Papua New Guinea.
Pole vaulter Yelena Isinbayeva has accused United States, Britain, Germany and Kenya of "systematic doping" on another day of Russian attempts to defend their right to send an athletics team to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Bernard Lapasset, co-chairman of the Paris 2024 bid, says the proposed development of the Roland Garros tennis arena - including a roof on the Philippe Chatrier court and a replacement for the current No1 court - is not crucial to the bid’s chances, adding: “We don’t need it.”
IPC President predicts Rio 2016 will continue Paralympic momentum after total ticket numbers reduced
International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President Sir Philip Craven is confident all tickets for the Rio 2016 Paralympics will be sold with 100 days-to-go, despite only a third of a revised sales figure having been bought to date.
Basketball superstar Pau Gasol has become the latest high-profile athlete to consider withdrawing from the Rio 2016 Olympic Games due to fears surrounding Zika virus.
FIFA director of legal affairs Marco Villiger and former Croatia international Zvonimir Boban have been appointed as new secretary general Fatma Samoura Diouf’s deputies as part of a restructure within the top brass at the governing body.
The International Cycling Union (UCI) are investigating the circumstances of a crash involving two motorcycles and around 20 riders at the Tour of Belgium on Saturday (May 28), which left Belgian rider Stig Broeckx in a non-induced coma.
Gold Coast 2018 have honoured late Australian distance running legend Ron Clarke by naming their Ashmore headquarters after him at a special ceremony held today.
Naples has been announced as hosts of the 2019 Summer Universiade following a vote by the International University Sports Federation (FISU).
Paralympic and world long jump champion Markus Rehm has “not given up hope” of competing at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games after a study into whether his prosthetic blades give him an advantage returned inconclusive results.