The Solomon Islands have entered the race for the 2023 Pacific Games after Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare confirmed the country's intention to launch a bid for the event in seven years’ time.
Former FIFA Executive Committee member Luis Bedoya and ex-South American Football Confederation (CONMBEOL) vice-president Sergio Jadue have both been banned for life by the Ethics Committee, it was announced today.
FEI pledge backing for World Equestrian Games following high-profile departures of five Bromont 2018 members
The International Equestrian Federation (FEI) has moved to allay fears surrounding the 2018 World Games in Bromont in Canada after several high-profile members of the Organising Committee quit their roles.
Nigerian Blessing Onyebuchi’s hopes of representing her country at Rio 2016 have been dashed after she was denied a visa to enter Turkey for the United World Wrestling (UWW) World Olympic Olympic Games Qualifying Tournament at the Bagcilar Sports Complex in Istanbul, which got underway today.
Rome’s bid for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games has received the backing of Italian Armed Forces, Police and Civil Corps following a meeting at the organisation’s headquarters at the Foro Italico today.
Fencing star Muhammad features in first Los Angeles 2024 video promoting American athletes ahead of Rio 2016
Fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad stars in the first of a series of weekly videos produced by Los Angeles 2024 which focus on American athletes’ preparations for this year's Olympic and Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
A bizarre glimpse into the past of three-time Olympic biathlon champion Darya Domracheva has been accidentally uncovered after the Dynamo Sports Club revealed she was a member of the Belarusian KGB.
Efimova ban should be lifted because meldonium reading was below permitted level, claims former coach
Yuliya Efimova's chances of being able to compete at this year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro are being unfairly affected by the International Swimming Federation (FINA) refusing to lift their temporary suspension on her following a positive drugs test for meldonium, it has been claimed.
Ann West has been appointed to the newly-created position of head of integrity and compliance at Tennis Australia.
American weightlifter Daniel Lehr has been banned for four years by the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA), despite claiming he unknowingly took the banned substances which led to him testing positive.
The Olympic Committee of Portugal (COP) has played host to a conference in Lisbon, where examples of good practices for refugee integration through sport were presented and discussed.
Michael Johnson launches global charity Positive Track to help young leaders fulfill potential through sport
Four-time Olympic gold medallist Michael Johnson has launched a global charity Positive Track, which aims to provide young people from around the world with the tools they need to fulfil their potential through sport.
Tom Dumoulin earned the first Maglia Rosa of the 2016 Giro d'Italia after narrowly winning the first individual time trial of the race in front of a home crowd in Apeldoorn.
Great Britain appear on course for a fifth successive Olympic coxless four title this year after an all-star new crew powered to victory in their oprning heat of the European Rowing Championships in Brandenburg.
Chinese Taipei’s Ting Ying Huang earned a surprise sprint victory on the opening stage of the Tour of Chongming Island in China.