Minsk will host the 2019 European Games after Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko confirmed they were prepared to step in here today.
Hickey health in danger if not allowed to return to Ireland, claims acting President of European Olympic Committees
Patrick Hickey should be returned home from Brazil to Ireland otherwise his health could be seriously affected, it was claimed at the start of the 45th European Olympic Committees General Assembly here today.
Four-on-four volleyball and ocean canoeing are among 19 sports proposed for a streamlined version of the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) World Beach Games set to take place for the first time in San Diego in 2019.
WADA President calls on Japanese Prime Minister to step-up contribution towards global anti-doping effort
World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) President Sir Craig Reedie has called on Governments to increase their funding to the fight against drugs in sport during a robust defence of his organisation.
A process to replace Norway's Ole Einar Bjørndalen on the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Athletes' Commission continues to stall, with no individual set to be elected until next September at the earliest.
Vuokatti in Finland and Košice in Slovakia were awarded the winter and summer editions of the 2021 European Youth Olympic Festival (EYOF) here today.
Britain has submitted bids to host three taekwondo events, including the 2019 World Championships which it intends to stage in Manchester.
United States businessman Aaron Davidson has pleaded guilty to participating in a scheme in which bribes were paid to former FIFA vice-president Jeffrey Webb in return for media and marketing rights.
A new corporate logo has been revealed by the European Olympic Committees (EOC) at the start of its 45th General Assembly here.
British Cycling chief executive Ian Drake has announced he will be stepping down from his role at a time when the governing body is under scrutiny from UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) regarding allegations of wrongdoing surrounding therapeutic use exemptions (TUEs) and the administering of medication to riders.
Lana Al-Jaghbeer has been replaced as secretary general of the Jordan Olympic Committee (JOC) by Nasser Majali, it has been announced in a major leadership change designed to improve the running of the organisation on the road to 2020.
Tina Maze of Slovenia, the double Olympic gold medallist, has officially announced her retirement from Alpine skiing at a press conference in Soelden in Austria.
Iranian powerlifter Siamand Rahman has been voted the best male athlete of the month for September after producing a world record lift to win the men's over 107 kilograms event at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.
Russia were forced to come from behind on home soil to make it into the semi-finals of the 2016 World Curling Federation (WCF) World Mixed Curling Championships at the Kazan Sports Palace.
Olympic champion Katie Archibald claimed a third successive individual pursuit crown today at the European Track Cycling Championships in Paris' National Velodrome Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines.