By Duncan Mackay, Nick Butler, Liam Morgan and Philip Barker in Lillehammer
Changes introduced to try to lessen influence of UK Athletics in organisation of 2017 IAAF World Championships
Niels de Vos will move from chief executive to a new role and a co-chair will be appointed to serve alongside Ed Warner following the announcement of a new structure for the group organising the International Athletics Association Federation (IAAF) World Championships in London next year.
The Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) has decided not to publicly support one of the five candidates for the FIFA Presidency following a meeting in Miami.
European Championships bronze medallist Helle Simonsen of Denmark has tested positive for a banned substance after she took a herbal remedy as a pregnancy aid, it has been announced.
Croatia's Denis Pitner worked at the 2015 US Open despite being suspended following an investigation into betting, the United States Tennis Association (USTA) have confirmed.
Pakistan's former Test cricket umpire Asad Rauf has been handed a five-year ban from the sport on corruption and misconduct charges, it has been announced.
United States River Radamus claimed the men's super-G title here at the Lillehammer 2016 Youth Olympics today after Austria's Nadine Fest won the first gold medal of the Games in any sport in the corresponding women's event.
Moa Lundgren led home a Swedish one-two to claim the first-ever Winter Youth Olympic Games cross-country cross gold medal as she powered to a dominant victory in the women’s free race here today.
It was a terrific opening day of speed skating for competitors at the Winter Youth Olympic Games here from the three next Olympic host nations after Rio de Janeiro.
Watch company Omega has launched a new luxury timepiece to mark the two-year countdown to the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Germany’s Anja Schneiderheinze won the gold medal at the Women’s World Bobsleigh Championships in Innsbruck in Austria, a week after successfully defending her European title.
South Korea’s Lee Sang-Hwa earned her third women’s 500 metres title at the International Skating Union (ISU) World Single Distances Speed Skating Championships in Kolomna.
Therese Johaug claimed her 13th victory of the International Ski Federation (FIS) Cross-Country World Cup season after leading a Norwegian podium sweep in the women’s five kilometres classic race in Falun in Sweden.
Pinturault earns second victory of season as Alpine Skiing World Cup returns to Japan after 10-year absence
France’s Alexis Pinturault secured his second International Ski Federation (FIS) World Cup victory of the season, triumphing in the men’s giant slalom event in Yuzawa Naeba.
Germany’s Felix Loch claimed the men’s European crown and overall International Luge Federation (FIL) World Cup title by recording the two fastest runs in Altenberg today.