A taekwondo player mooted to appear in the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) refugee team at Rio 2016 looks set to instead represent Belgium.
René Fasel has made improving player safety a "top priority" for his sixth term as President of the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF), admitting there remains a "long way still to go".
The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) has appointed Ann-Louise Morgan, director of the prestigious Boat Race between the Oxford and Cambridge University rowing teams, as its sport services manager.
The family of a British ceremonies production team member tragically killed during a traffic collision at the European Games in Baku last year have launched a petition aimed at encouraging Azerbaijani authorities to improve road safety in the country.
Belarus' George Katulin has chaired an annual meeting of the European Olympic Committees (EOC) Olympic Games Commission in Minsk as the countdown to Rio 2016 passes the 100 day marker.
The Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee (TTOC) are due to announce whether they will accept an allocated place in the women's individual artistic gymnastics competition at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games tomorrow (May 2).
The International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) have announced that the draw for the Rio 2016 Olympic beach volleyball tournaments will be held at the Gstaad World Tour Major Series event in Switzerland on July 9.
A 19-year-old equestrian rider has died after suffering a fatal accident while competing at the Sydney International Horse Trials.
Former Weber Shandwick associate director James Hillier, a veteran of three successful Olympic bids, has been appointed communications director at Eurosport.
Sjef van den Berg saw off American Zach Garrett 7-3 to win the men's recurve title at the Archery World Cup in Shanghai today.
Colombia’s Nairo Quintana claimed overall victory at the Tour de Romandie after finishing safely in the main field on the closing day of the International Cycling Union (UCI) World Tour race, with Switzerland’s Michael Albasini earning stage five victory from the break.
Malaysia’s Lee Chong Wei claimed his second men’s singles crown at the Badminton Asia Championships after beating home favourite Chen Long in the final in Wuhan, China.
Britain's Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark claimed the women’s 470 victory at the Sailing World Cup leg in Hyères after overhauling overnight leaders Camille Lecointre and Helene Defrance of France today.
The International Skating Union (ISU) has ratified the first-ever quadruple flip performed at an official figure skating competition.
Luge superpower Germany have named a predictably strong squad which is packed-full of champions and medallists for the 2016-2017 season.