Rio 2016 will slash their budget for next year’s Olympic and Paralympic Games by as much as 30 per cent, with infrastructure and the volunteer programme to be the main affected areas, director of communications Mario Andrada has said.
FIFA Presidential candidate Chung Mong-joon has said he is facing a 15-year suspension by the football governing body’s Ethics Committee on charges stemming from his "support" for South Korea’s 2022 World Cup bid and his proposal to launch a Global Football Fund (GFF).
Exclusive: International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation to bid for 2022 Winter Paralympics inclusion
The International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (IBSF) will submit a bid to have Para-bobsleigh and Para-skeleton included on the Winter Paralympic Games Programme at Beijing 2022, insidethegames has been told.
Sebastian Coe, in India as part of his first official visit to a member country since assuming the Presidency of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) last month, has backed the idea of an athletics league in the style of cricket's Indian Premier League (IPL) where athletes such as Usain Bolt and David Rudisha could represent some of the world's major cities.
The World Squash Federation (WSF), still coming to terms with its latest failure to earn the chance of Olympic inclusion, has requested an explanation from the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
Former FIFA Presidential candidate Luis Figo of Portugal will join several sporting world champions at the upcoming SPORTELMonaco convention in Monte Carlo, it has been announced.
Seven judges warned for "biased and unsatisfactory" scoring at 2014 Artistic Gymnastics World Championships
Seven judges who officiated at the 2014 International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) Artistic Gymnastics World Championships in Nanning, China have been issued with warnings and told to “pay closer attention” at future events for scoring irregularities during the competition.
President Svein Arne Hansen’s new vision for European Athletics (EA) has been sharpened by the creation of the EA Strategic Communications Commission, which has had its first meeting in Velenje, Slovenia.
The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) has held a two-day conference alongside the World Anti-Doping Agency aimed at improving education and developing further initiatives to help combat doping in sport.
Eight-weight world champion Manny Pacquiao is set to attend the 2015 AIBA World Boxing Championships as a special guest, the International Boxing Association (AIBA) President C K Wu has announced.
Lillehammer 2016 have held a Chefs de Mission seminar ahead of next year’s Winter Youth Olympic Games, which take place in the Norwegian town from February 12 to 21.
Romania stunned Canada by coming back from 15-0 down to win for the first time at this year's Rugby World Cup today.
Three resorts being considered by France as they launch bid to stage 2023 Alpine World Skiing Championships
Three ski resorts have been put forward by the French Ski Federation (FFS) as potential venues for the 2023 Alpine World Skiing Championships, after they launched an official bid to host the biennial event.
Steve Simon has been appointed as the Chief Executive of the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) after unanimous agreement from their board of directors.