Construction on Japan’s National Stadium is due to begin in December after the Government today approved a contract with a joint venture to build the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games venue.
Weightlifting's world governing body will take no action regarding the suspension of national federations who have violated anti-doping rules until proceedings have been completed by both the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS).
Birmingham is joining the bidding to host the 2026 Commonwealth Games, which it hopes will give a £390 million ($505 million/€452,000) boost to the city's economy.
Tighter regulations on the use of asthma drugs are among changes to the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) List of Prohibited Substances and Methods for 2017.
AIBA to develop new educational programme after fully endorsing IOC findings on Rio 2016 betting controversy
International Boxing Association (AIBA) President C K Wu has underlined his support for the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Disciplinary Commission’s findings on the Rio 2016 betting controversy, with the development of a new educational programme for National Federations (NFs) and their boxers.
More than 200 Olympians and Paralympians from Rio 2016 have participated in Los Angeles 2024’s seventh athlete town hall meeting, to give their feedback on their Games plan.
Beijing 2022 will unveil their emblem for the Winter Olympic Games in the second half of 2017, organisers have said.
International Basketball Federation (FIBA) officials hope that a 3x3 competiton taking place in a new urban venue cluster could become the "rugby sevens of Tokyo 2020".
Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) officials have promised there will be "no respite" in their attempts to achieve a doping free Asian Beach Games here.
Turkish tennis officials Serkan Aslan and Mehmet Ulker have been banned for life after being found guilty of offences under the International Tennis Federation’s (ITF) code of conduct.
Tickets for the Pyeongchang 2018 test events in short track speed skating and figure skating have gone on sale worldwide today.
The Badminton World Federation (BWF) and Chinese company Wanda have announced a new agreement for the media and sponsorship rights of the governing body's major events.
Croatian Handball Federation (CHF) officials have informed the International Handball Federation (IHF) of their intention to be a candidate for the 2025 Men’s World Championship, after meeting the world governing body’s President Hassan Moustafa.
Vietnam claimed two out of the three titles available in front of an enthusiastic home crowd here as Asian Beach Games wrestling competition began with a day of women's Greco Roman finals.
The Karate1 Premier League season reaches its climax this weekend with the final event of the year in Okinawa, Japan.