FIFA Presidential candidate Chung Mong-joon has announced his intention to sue the outgoing President Sepp Blatter for $100 million (£60 million/€89 million) for embezzlement and pledged to put the money back into the governing body should he prove successful.
The Tokyo 2020 Emblems Selection Committee has announced the competition to design the new emblem for the Olympics and Paralympics will be open to everyone in Japan over the age of 18, with the official launch of the process due to take place in the middle of October.
Israel’s team have been denied visas to attend the International Judo Federation (IJF) Grand Slam event in Abu Dhabi, which is due to take place between October 30 and November 1.
This year’s World Athlete of the Year award will not be open to athletes who have had serious doping suspensions, such as Justin Gatlin, the twice-sanctioned US sprinter whose shortlisting last year caused a huge outcry and prompted a boycott from another nominated athlete, Germany’s Olympic discus champion Robert Harting.
The International Sailing Federation (ISAF) has announced the list of race officials for next year’s Olympic and Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
The World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) will jointly host an International Sport Cooperation Conference along with the International Sport Cooperation Centre of Korea (ISC) in Seoul in October, it has been announced.
Italy’s World Cup winning captain Fabio Cannavaro, former FIFA World Player of the Year Luís Figo and ex-England and Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand are among the latest sporting legends to confirm their attendance at the inaugural TV Sports Awards.
International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) vice-president Sergey Bubka and current chair of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Athletes’ Commission Claudia Bokel are two of the headline names on the list of speakers for the upcoming World Olympians Forum in Moscow, it has been announced.
A donation page has been set up to help the family of promising 18-year-old squash player Quainy Bonilla, who was killed by a landslide in his native Guatemala.
Four-times Paralympic champion Smyth to skip 200m at World Championships with wife due to give birth
Four-times Paralympic gold medallist Jason Smyth will only compete over 100 metres at the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) World Athletics Championships in Doha, as the 200m races look set to clash with his wife giving birth.
Italian track ace Giusy Versace is the latest athlete to star in the "My Incredible Story" series ahead of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Athletics World Championships in Doha.
Rio 2016 will slash their budget for next year’s Olympic and Paralympic Games by as much as 30 per cent, with infrastructure and the volunteer programme to be the main affected areas, director of communications Mario Andrada has said.
FIFA Presidential candidate Chung Mong-joon has said he is facing a 15-year suspension by the football governing body’s Ethics Committee on charges stemming from his "support" for South Korea’s 2022 World Cup bid and his proposal to launch a Global Football Fund (GFF).
Exclusive: International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation to bid for 2022 Winter Paralympics inclusion
The International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (IBSF) will submit a bid to have Para-bobsleigh and Para-skeleton included on the Winter Paralympic Games Programme at Beijing 2022, insidethegames has been told.