Paul Ratcliffe has been appointed as the performance director of British Canoeing, with the Olympic silver medallist taking over from John Anderson.
Former International Olympic Committee (IOC) marketing director Michael Payne has claimed that the bid process for the Olympic Games has become "toxic" and requires significant change.
A key barrier to National Hockey League (NHL) players participating at next year's Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang appears to have been removed after the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) agreed to cover their travel and insurance costs.
A potential bid from Toronto for the 2022 Commonwealth Games has been dealt a blow after the City Council voted against accelerating discussions on the the idea of stepping in to replace Durban as hosts of the event.
Turkey's Gamze Bulut will not be awarded the London 2012 Olympic gold medal she was in line to receive from compatriot Aslı Çakır Alptekin after the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) annulled her results from 2011 onwards.
World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) President Sir Craig Reedie revealed here today that the re-compliance of the Russian Anti-Doping (RUSADA) before next year's Winter Olympic and Paralympic in Pyeongchang Games will feature among his discussions with Thomas Bach at a meeting scheduled for next week.
American broadcaster NBC will show coverage of next year's Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang live in real time across all time zones, it has been announced.
Gold Coast 2018 will celebrate the one year to go milestone for the Commonwealth Games with a beachside event on April 4.
Evgeny Korotyshkin, the London 2012 Olympic Games silver medallist, has been named head of the Anti-Doping Committee of the Russian Swimming Federation (RSF).
Basketball legend Earvin "Magic" Johnson is among the several owners and executives from American sports teams to have joined Los Angeles 2024’s Board of Directors.
Newly-elected Confederation of African Football (CAF) President Ahmad Ahmad claims Morocco has the capability to host the 2026 World Cup after he backed the country's potential bid for the tournament.
Defending champions the United States will not boycott the Women's World Ice Hockey Championship on home ice after they reached a last-ditch agreement with USA Hockey.
Three former members of the United States national gymnastics team have testified to a Senate Committee in Wasthington D.C. aimed at protecting young athletes from abuse.
The International Boxing Association (AIBA) has marked 150 days to go until the 2017 World Championships in Hamburg by revealing the dates and hosts for five continental competitions which will serve as the only direct qualification routes for the flagship event.
The World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) has given a "wide-ranging" demonstration and seminar at the United Nations (UN) headquarters in New York City as part of celebrations for the upcoming International Day of Sport for Development and Peace.