Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) President John Coates has apologised for referring to a "sheltered workshop" in an email when discussing an employee who was suffering from cancer.
Russia Athletics Federation (RusAF) executive director Alexander Parkin has claimed the current level of drug testing of athletes is insufficient in the nation.
Athletes who have tested positive for banned performance-enhancing drugs during their career could be stripped of European Athletics' most prestigious award.
Uzbekistan's wrestler Artur Taymazov has appealed to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) stripped him of his Beijing 2008 gold medal for doping.
The first operational venue for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games has been officially opened.
Four cross-country skiers from South Korea have been suspended from their national team for six months after drinking alcohol at this year's Asian Winter Games in Sapporo.
FIFA secretary general confident Confederations Cup will be success after Saint Petersburg stadium opens
FIFA secretary general Fatma Samoura has claimed fans can expect a great experience at the Confederations Cup, due to take place later this year in Russia.
Malawi has become the latest country to welcome the Gold Coast 2018 Queen's Baton Relay with more than half of Africa's Commonwealth nations now visited.
Organisers of February's International Ski Federation (FIS) Alpine World Championships in St Moritz have passed on their knowledge to those running the next edition of the event in Sweden.
Cuban triple jumper Pedro Pablo Pichardo has signed for Benfica after absconding from a training camp in Germany.
Hungarian Olympic Committee President Zsolt Borkai welcomed representatives from 50 countries to the Chef de Mission Seminar for the 2017 European Youth Summer Olympic Festival (EYOF) in Győr.
Commonwealth Games England has again appointed Arena to provide aquatics wear for its athletes at Gold Coast 2018.
International Cricket Council (ICC) Board members have approved a financial model and constitution reversing previous plans from 2014 which effectively gave India, England and Australia more power.
Twenty countries will be represented at the Japan Open - the third leg of the newly-launched International Swimming Federation (FINA) Synchronised Swimming World Series.
Antonio Gopal has been re-elected as President of the Seychelles Olympic and Commonwealth Games Association.