Russia could lose nine medals won at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games after 14 athletes from the country reportedly tested positive following the re-analysis of samples.
The suspicious and allegedly corrupt payment of $2 million (£1.3 million/€1.7 million) made by Tokyo 2020 to the Singapore-based Black Tidings account was deemed “necessary” by the Bid Committee, Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) President Tsunekazu Takeda has revealed.
Isinbayeva threatens to sue for "human rights" violation if Russian athletics ban not lifted by Rio 2016
Double Olympic pole vault champion Yelena Isinbayeva claims the potential ban on all Russian athletics stars competing at Rio 2016 violates her human rights and intends to file a lawsuit if the suspension is not lifted in time.
Supporters of a possible referendum on the Rome 2024 Olympic and Paralympic bid have slammed the "seriously illegitimate" decision of the City Council to seemingly end any prospect of a public ballot being held.
International Boxing Association (AIBA) President C K Wu thinks it "won’t be too long" before women’s boxers are included in the World Series of Boxing (WSB).
World number three Rory McIlroy has hinted he may turn down the chance to represent Ireland at this year’s Olympic Games due to heightened concerns over the Zika virus.
Caribbean Association of National Olympic Committees (CANOC) President Steve Stoute has sent a letter of support to Rio 2016 counterpart Carlos Nuzman ahead of this year’s Olympic Games.
London 2012 men's singles champion Zhang Jike will have the opportunity to defend his title at Rio 2016 after being named one of China's two representatives at Rio 2016 over the world's second and third ranked players.
Massimo Dighe has been appointed as Para World Sailing Manager by the sport's governing body.
Thema Williams is reportedly set to sue the Trinidad and Tobago Gymnastics Federation (TTGF) for TT$11.3 million (£1.2 million/$1.7 million/€1.5 million) following her controversial exclusion from Rio 2016.
Olympic champion Taylor claims Rio 2016 berth after reaching semi-finals at Women's World Boxing Championships
Ireland’s Katie Taylor ensured she will have the opportunity to defend her Olympic lightweight title at Rio 2016 after reaching the semi-finals of the Women’s World Boxing Championships here in Kazakhstan’s capital.
Pacific rivals Samoa and Tonga will meet in the same group of the men's rugby sevens Olympic qualification tournament in Monaco.
The International Triathlon Union (ITU) has signed an agreement with the International University Sports Federation (FISU) to encourage students, especially women, to take up the sport.
The process to find locations for the team training camps for the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan has been officially launched by the Organising Committee and the sport’s global governing body.