Russian Federal investigators have made a request the United States to allow them to question Grigory Rodchenkov as part of a criminal case opened against the former Moscow Laboratory chief, who has made allegations of state-sponsored doping surrounding the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games.
Dutee Chand has become the first Indian women’s 100 metres runner to qualify for the Olympic Games since Moscow 1980.
Gold Coast 2018 are considering handing unemployed people roles at the Commonwealth Games as part of a similar scheme used when Sydney hosted the Olympics in 2000.
The inaugural World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) World Beach Championships scheduled for Bali in July have been cancelled due to financial problems affecting the Organising Committee.
Thermal cameras expected to be used at Tour de France as additional detection method for technological doping
Thermal cameras are set to be used at this year’s Tour de France as the International Cycling Union (UCI) revealed that additional methods would be utilised to combat the threat of technological doping.
A 45-day performance review of the Tonga 2019 Organising Committee has been proposed by the Tonga Sports Association and National Olympic Committee (TASANOC) in a bid to end an ongoing rift which has threatened the country’s hosting of the Pacific Games.
Tokyo 2020 launch live site programme to allow public to celebrate Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games
Tokyo 2020 have unveiled a live site programme entitled Rio to Tokyo which will take place across Japan during the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games to allow the public to celebrate.
Nominations are being accepted by the European Olympic Committees (EOC) for the sixth edition of the Piotr Nurowski Prize.
Brazil’s reigning world champion Silvania Costa underlined her form ahead of Rio 2016 by breaking the women's long jump T11 world record at the Caixa Loterias Athletics and Swimming Championship in São Paulo.
A short film produced for the Rio 2016 involving an Amputee sprinter, blind judoka and powerlifter with dwarfism has received two awards at the Cannes Film Festival.
Spanish Paralympic Committee extend sponsorship agreement with public lottery company ahead of Rio 2016
Spain’s preparations for Rio 2016 have received a further boost after their National Paralympic Committee extended its sponsorship agreement with public lottery company Loterias y Apuestas del Estado.
The Philippine Taekwondo Association (PTA) and the Korean Cultural Center (KCC) in Manila have teamed up to organise an exhibition to showcase the sport.
Examinations to become a qualified International Skating Union (ISU) singles, pairs and ice dancing judge are due to be held in Oberstdorf, Germany in September, it has been announced.
European Taekwondo Union (ETU) President Sakis Paragalos had led a delegation to Ulyanovsk to discuss the development of Para-taekwondo in Russia and Europe.
Rio Mayor Eduardo Paes has belatedly delivered the Olympic Velodrome to Rio 2016 chief Carlos Nuzman, although work on the facility remains ongoing ahead of the Olympic Games.