Former FIFA President Sepp Blatter vowed to “accept” the verdict of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) as he arrived in Lausanne for his hearing against his six-year suspension from world football.
Rio 2016 Olympics Medal Table
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) spent just over $11 million (£8.3 million/€9.7 million) on its newly-launched Olympic Channel in 2015.
Rory McIlroy admits he was "glad to be somewhat proven wrong" about golf in the Olympics having said at last month's Open Championship that he wouldn’t be tuning in to watch it because "it didn’t matter".
United States women’s goalkeeper Hope Solo has been banned from representing her country for six months for describing the Swedish team as a “bunch of cowards” during the Olympic tournament at Rio 2016.
Kazakhstan’s weightlifters have overtaken Russia in the Olympic doping league of shame.
Brisbane's division of communications firm MediaCom has become the official media agency of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, after they joined the event’s sponsorship programme.
Isaiah Kiplagat, who was suspended last year as Athletics Kenya’s President amid reports that he and two other officials had tried to suppress positive doping tests of Kenyan athletes and attempted to extort money from those who had failed tests, has died at the age of 72.
The 2016 International Swimming Federation (FINA) Swimming World Cup is due to begin in Paris-Chartres tomorrow as a number of Rio 2016 Olympic medallists return to action.
Leading sports pitch construction company SIS Pitches has been chosen to install the playing surface at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, which is due to play host to the 2018 FIFA World Cup final.
Pope Francis has wished good luck to everyone competing at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games during his weekly general audience in St Peter’s Square in the Vatican City.
Panasonic has been appointed as the latest Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Gold Partner, the highest tier of the domestic sponsorship programme.
ParalympicsGB have added a further seven athletes to their team for next month’s Games in Rio de Janeiro following the International Paralympic Committee’s (IPC) decision to impose a blanket ban on Russia at the event.
The Brazilian Curling Federation has announced that they are challenging the United States for both their men's and women's berths at the 2017 World Championships.
Olympic champion Severin Freund has begun ski jumping again after five months out due to hip surgery.
The second international cross-country skiing coaches' seminar took place in Trondheim.