- Mexico have been warned by the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) autonomy tsar Patrick Hickey they could miss Rio 2016 because of Government interference.
Russia today accepted its suspension from the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) following allegations of state-supported doping.
Brazil has been urged to take security threats more seriously, particularly along its 17,000 kilometres-long border, as fears grow over possible terrorism at the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Russia's national governing body has accepted a €100,000 (£70,000/$106,000) fine for inflicting "serious damage to the interests and the reputation" of the International Biathlon Union (IBU) after three failed doping tests in recent months.
FIFA’s Ethics Committee has announced it has donated 48 watches, which had previously been given as gifts to football officials by the Brazilian Football Association (CBF), to charity streetfootballworld.
Building materials and housing equipment manufacturers LIXIL Corporation has been unveiled as the 15th Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Gold Partner in a special ceremony in the Japanese capital today.
Toyota Motor Corporation has been announced as the International Paralympic Committee’s (IPC) sixth Worldwide Paralympic Partner with an agreement in place until the end of 2024.
Olympic baseball gold medallist and Los Angeles Dodgers star Hyun-jin Ryu of South Korea has been appointed as an Honorary Ambassador of the 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in Pyeongchang.
South Sudan have plenty of talented athletes but lack of infrastructure is a problem, admits Sports Minister
There is a vast untapped reservoir of talent in South Sudan that competing at next year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro will help encourage, the country's Sports Minister predicted here today.
Dimension Data are among six further teams to be awarded International Cycling Union (UCI) WorldTour licences by the governing body’s Licence Commission, taking the total number to 18 for the 2016 season.
Youth Sports Trust chair Baroness Sue Campbell and veteran hurdles coach Malcolm Arnold have been named honorary members of UK Sport's Coaching Fellowship due to their "proven track record of delivering sustained success".
British Rowing has appointed Helen Rowbotham as their new Director of Innovation.
Ukraine’s Lidiia Soloviova claimed gold on the second day of the 2015 International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Powerlifting European Open Championships with the two-time Paralympic champion producing three fine lifts in Eger, Hungary.
Russian doping tests at Sochi 2014 Paralympics "suspicious" compared with those from other countries, claims Norwegian skier
Russians at the Sochi 2014 Winter Paralympics undertook doping tests in different rooms to athletes from other countries, and were only held for three-to four minute intervals, a top Norwegian skier has claimed as suspicion grows over illegal drug-use during the Games.