The Russian Paralympic Committee (RPC) will appeal in the Swiss Federal Court on Monday (August 29) against the decision of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) to uphold a blanket ban on their athletes from the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.
Rio 2016 Olympics Medal Table
Francis Paul is one of three senior officials at the National Olympic Committee of Kenya (NOCK) to have reportedly been arrested having returned to the country following the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Howman claims IOC does not have the "strong leadership you would expect" after allowing Russia to compete at Rio 2016
Former World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) director general David Howman has claimed the International Olympic Committee (IOC) does not have the strong leadership that people expect, following their decision to allow Russian athletes to compete at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Polish discus thrower Piotr Malachowski has auctioned off his Rio 2016 Olympic silver medal to raise funds for a three-year-old boy with a rare form of cancer.
Two members of Guinea’s Olympic team disappeared from the Rio 2016 Athletes’ Village and have not returned home, a senior sports official has said.
Five people - including two 14-year-old athletes - were taken to hospital after a bus taking them to an International Skating Union (ISU) figure skating event crashed in France.
The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has announced the list of Olympic nominees for its post-Rio 2016 awards with gymnastics sensation Simone Biles among those in the running for the best female prize and swimming legend Michael Phelps in contention for the male equivalent.
Latvia's bobsleigh world champion Oskars Melbārdis has undergone spinal surgery, it has been announced.
Luge Canada have signed deals with two Austrian companies - Garagen City and MassivHaus.
International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Powerlifting have announced their competition calendar for the forthcoming Tokyo 2020 Paralympic cycle.
China are facing a one-year ban from weightlifting after the sport’s world governing body confirmed that the country's three failed retests from Beijing 2008 samples were enough to warrant such a sanction under rules adopted earlier this year.
The World Health Organization (WHO) have stated that no cases of the Zika virus have been confirmed in anyone associated with the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Brazilian police have charged American swimmer Ryan Lochte with filing a false statement about being robbed at gunpoint during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
The Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI) has today appointed accountancy Grant Thornton to conduct an independent review of its handling of ticketing arrangements for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Sochi’s Mayor Anatoly Pakhomov has expressed an interest in his city staging an event which could be held specifically for Russian Paralympians who were banned from competing at next month’s Games in Rio de Janeiro.