The International Olympic Committee's (IOC) medical and scientific director Richard Budgett has strongly defended the existing system for Therepeutic Use Exemptions (TUE) in which athletes can apply for permission to take otherwise banned substances for medical reasons.
British Rowing chief executive to chair IPC Task Force assessing Russian Paralympic Committee eligibility
British Rowing chief executive Andy Parkinson has been appointed chair of a Task Force set-up to determine whether the Russian Paralympic Committee (RPC) have met reinstatement criteria necessary for their suspension to be lifted.
Gold Coast Mayor Tom Tate has claimed the 2018 Commonwealth Games have put the city in the international investment spotlight, which will help to provide a strong economic and social legacy.
Organisers have claimed construction of Beijing 2022 competition venues will begin next year, according to reports.
Varnish vows to appeal British Cycling verdict after only one of nine allegations against Sutton upheld
Jess Varnish has vowed to appeal the findings of a British Cycling investigation into her claims former technical director Shane Sutton used sexist and discriminatory language towards her, after it emerged only one of nine allegations was upheld.
Ralf Mutschke has left his position as director of security at world football’s governing body FIFA after four-and-a-half years in the role, it has been announced.
Herning has been confirmed as the host of the second edition of the European Cycling Union (UEC) Road Championships next year.
Chinese basketball great Yao Ming has been named as the first ambassador for the 2019 International Basketball Federation (FIBA) World Cup.
Bad weather forced competition to be postponed today at the Sailing World Cup final at Melbourne's St Kilda foreshore.
Hosts New Zealand is guaranteed to win three medals after a successful final day of group stage matches at the World Bowls Championships in Christchurch today.
Double Olympic pole vault champion Yelena Isinbayeva has been appointed as the head of the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA).
More positive doping tests have been found by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) as they continue to re-analyse samples from the Beijing 2008 and London 2012 Games.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) have sought to gain the initiative before the release of part two of the McLaren Report on Friday (December 9) by extending their "provisional measures" taken against Russia in July.
Tokyo 2020 and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) appear to have closed the door on the possibility of a second Olympic baseball and softball venue in the capital city's metropolitan area during the Games.
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