By Duncan Mackay, Nick Butler, Liam Morgan and Philip Barker in Lillehammer
Former FIFA secretary general Jérôme Valcke has been banned from all footballing activity for 12 years, the Adjudicatory Chamber of the Ethics Committee announced today.
An Independent Review Panel (IRP) has been established to investigate "thoroughly" the allegations of corruption in international professional tennis and the effectiveness of existing anti-corruption practices and procedures.
Ukrainian biathlete suspended after testing positive for drug only added to banned list at start of year
Ukrainia's Olga Abramova has been provisionally suspended by the International Biathlon Union (IBU) after failing a drug test for a banned substance that was only added to the banned list at the start of 2016.
Former Australian Commonwealth Games Association (ACGA) secretary general Arthur Tunstall has died at the age of 93, it has been announced.
China's Yu Xiaohan, has received a seven-month suspension from the Badminton World Federation (BWF) after testing positive for a banned performance-enhancing drug.
Australia secure two Olympic quota places on successful day for hosts at Oceania Canoe Sprint Championships
Australia's Alyssa Bull and Alyce Burnett rounded off a successful opening day of racing for the hosts at the Oceania Canoe Sprint Championships in Adelaide, securing two Olympic quotas with victory in their K2 500 metres heat.
Bidding for the next edition of the World Air Games has been launched following a successful event held in Dubai last year.
The International Billiards and Snooker Federation (IBSF) has revoked its suspension of the Turkish Billiards Federation (TBF), who they banned in September for reasons that the governing body is unwilling to disclose.
Russia’s Pavel Andreev will be looking to defend his title for a fifth consecutive time at the International Triathlon Union (ITU) Winter World Championships in Zeltweg in Austria.
Norwegian IOC member and biathlon legend Bjørndalen to miss Lillehammer 2016 to concentrate on own career
There are growing concerns about the suitability of Norway's Ole Einar Bjørndalen as a member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) after he decided to go altitude training rather than attending the Winter Youth Olympic Games in his home country.
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti believes that the city could not build an Olympic Village to the standard of the one it is now proposing on the piece of land which was initially proposed - as doing so would be "financially irresponsible".
Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein has accused fellow FIFA Presidential candidate Shaikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa of failing in his duty to protect footballers from Bahrain, who were among athletes allegedly tortured for taking part in anti-Government protests there in 2011.
The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has hired infectious disease specialists as concerns about the Zika virus continue ahead of Rio 2016.
Bach insists Norwegian people will embrace Olympic concept after meeting athletes at Lillehammer 2016
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has claimed the Norwegian people are not opposed to the Olympic concept and hopes Lillehammer 2016 will help boost this enthusiasm.