Defending champion Novak Djokovic saw his Australian Open title defence come to a premature end as the Serbian star was beaten in five sets by world number 117 Denis Istomin of Uzbekistan at the Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne.
Berlin and London have been confirmed as new hosts of two legs of this year’s Longines Global Champions Tour show jumping series.
Saint Lucia's International Olympic Committee (IOC) member Richard Peterkin has revealed an intention to withdraw from the Pan American Sports Organization (PASO) Presidential race in order to help ensure a "consensus candidate" is victorious.
Chinese President Xi Jinping has promised Beijing 2022 will be a "remarkable, extraordinary and excellent" Games during a visit to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) headquarters in Lausanne today.
The Commonwealth Games Federation has confirmed they are in the final stages of evaluating submissions made by Durban 2022, as the organisation move closer to deciding whether the city will keep hold of the Games.
UEFA President Aleksander Čeferin claims there is “no rational or legal reason” why Russia should be stripped of the 2018 World Cup following evidence of state-sponsored doping published in the second part of the McLaren Report.
Hiroshi Imaizumi, the general manager of the club due to host golf at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, has indicated that they will consider changing a policy limiting female membership.
Kenyan Sports Minister Hassan Wario is among two officials facing prosecution for abuse of office during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, over an alleged disappearance of funds.
Two weightlifters to have been implicated in doping scandals have received world records as the sport’s governing body implement two new weight categories.
A deal of "strategic cooperation" has been agreed between the Chinese National Olympic Committee and Swiss Olympic.
Olympic hurdles medallists Mark Crear and Dawn Harper-Nelson represented Los Angeles 2024 at parade coinciding with the 32nd Martin Luther King Jr Day in the American city.
Budapest 2024 have come out fighting following the latest attempt to derail their Olympic and Paralympic bid, by claiming a 12 per cent boost in support over the last six months.
American Lindsey Vonn says she hopes to be given permission to compete against men at an International Ski Federation (FIS) event in 2018.
British sprinters James Ellington and Nigel Levine have been injured in a road accident in Tenerife, British Athletics have confirmed.
The World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) and SBS Sports have extended their South Korean broadcasting partnership to 2020.