Tokyo 2020's Executive Committee has taken the decision to scrap the Olympic and Paralympic emblem designed by Kenjiro Sano and conduct a Japan-wide competition for a new design in the wake of plagiarism allegations.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach will head the guest-list at the inaugural World Olympians Forum (WOF) which will be held in Moscow next month.
Louise Martin's campaign to unseat Prince Imran as President of the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) is gathering momentum here but most people still believe tomorrow's election is too close to call.
Michele Ferrari, the former physician of Lance Armstrong, has been called to give evidence to the Italian National Olympic Committee's (CONI) anti-doping prosecutor for allegedly aiding the illegal doping of a biathlete.
Raneem El Welily is the new women's squash world number one after bringing to an end Nicol David's incredible nine year run at the top of the pile.
Smooth progress for Serena Williams as Kei Nishikori is among big name casualties on first day of US Open
Last year's runner-up Kei Nishikori of Japan was among big names to fall on the opening day of the US Open as Serena Williams got her calendar Grand Slam bid off to a typically comfortable start.
The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) has reported a deficit of more than £3 million ($4.5 million/€4 million) for its financial year ended 31 March 2015.
Sebastian Coe has appointed Sergey Bubka, the man he defeated to become the new President of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), as the world governing body's senior vice-president.
A plan to introduce a list of 16 core sports will help make the Commonwealth Games more sustainable, it has been claimed here today.
Hosts and defending champions Mexico got off to a winning start on the opening day of the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Men's Americas Championship thanks to a 84-66 win over Dominican Republic.
Tokyo 2020 has given its backing to their Olympic and Paralympic Games emblem design in the wake of plagiarism allegations.
The voting power of countries which have hosted the Pan American Games on multiple occasions is set to be significantly diluted under a new Pan American Sports Organization (PASO) Constitution.
Serbia inflicted a first defeat on Russia at the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) Women’s World Cup after coming from behind to claim a 3-2 victory in Sendai.
The second day of the World Rowing Championships in Aiguebelette, France, has seen more intense racing in heats across several disciplines.
South Korea end search for first win at FIBA Asia Women's Championship with success against Thailand
South Korea picked up their first win of the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Asia Women’s Championship in Wuhan as the 2013 losing finalists comfortably beat Thailand in Group A.