Dominican Republic's José Joaquín Puello has withdrawn from the race to become the next President of the Pan American Sports Organization (PASO) due to complications suffered following an operation.
Nagoya and Aichi in Japan are set to be confirmed as co-hosts of the 2026 Asian Games here tomorrow at the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) General Assembly following a ringing endorsement at today's Executive Board meeting.
Surfing and skateboarding are set to be left off the Jakarta and Palambang 2018 Asian Games programme despite their recently gained Olympic status - but cricket and bridge are set to feature.
United States Olympic Committee (USOC) chief executive Scott Blackmun has hailed the Joint Marketing Programme Agreement (JMPA) approved with Los Angeles 2024 as a "very meaningful" step.
Jakarta has pulled out of hosting next year's Asian Youth Games to leave the event with no host until 2021.
Five regional offices are set to be opened by the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) as they continue negotiations with the Government in Kuwait in a bid to maintain their primary base there.
Vitaly Mutko has been elected for a new four-year term as President of the Russian Football Union (RFU).
There was a profound sense of déjà vu here this evening as a second successive Asian Beach Games Opening Ceremony was hit by a tropical rain storm that may have drenched all those present - but failed to dampen their spirits.
A proposal has been made to allow athletes from Oceania to compete at next year's Asian Winter Games in Sapporo under the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) flag.
WTF President Choue presents Taekwondo Humanitarian Foundation to charity and business leaders at Chinese fair
World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) President Chungwon Choue urged a host of philanthropists and people from the world of business to partner with the Taekwondo Humanitarian Foundation (THF) at the 2016 China Charity Fair.
Athletics Australia high performance director Nathan resigns for "personal and professional reasons"
Simon Nathan has resigned as high performance director of Athletics Australia for personal and professional reasons after three-and-a-half years in the role, it has been announced.
Mike Hay will lead Britain's team for the second consecutive Winter Olympic Games after he was appointed Chef de Mission for Pyeongchang 2018 today.
Former world record holder Wilson Kipsang said he is "focused" on regaining his global mark ahead of the ultra-quick Berlin Marathon tomorrow.
Croatian Olympian Barbara Matic put her Rio 2016 Olympic Games disappointment behind her at her home International Judo Federation (IJF) Zagreb Grand Prix, as she won the gold medal in the women's under 70 kilogram division.