Organisers of this month's International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) World Tour Open event in Iran have promised the world governing body that women will be allowed to attend, despite them still being banned from watching matches in the country.
FIFA Presidential candidates Gianni Infantino and Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein have received the backing of South Sudan and Liberia respectively, despite the Confederation of African Football (CAF) urging its voting Member Associations to support fellow hopeful Shaikh Salman Bin Ibrahim al-Khalifa of Bahrain.
Niels de Vos, chief executive of next year's International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships in London, has denied that the recently announced priority ticket scheme for coaches, volunteers and longstanding supporters is a reaction to doping and corruption scandals at the highest levels of the sport.
The Japan Sports Association (JSA) is set to relocate to a building on the site of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Stadium with construction due to start in the summer of 2017.
Milan Augustin, the International University Sports Federation (FISU) Winter Universiade director, has praised the progress made by the Almaty 2017 Organising Committee following a five-day visit to Kazakhstan's largest city.
Carlo Janka became the first Swiss skier to win a men's Alpine World Cup race this season as he triumphed in the super-G at Jeongseon in South Korea.
New Zealand secured consecutive World Rugby Sevens Series victories after overcoming Australia in the final in Sydney, although they could face disciplinary action for having too many players during their pool stage match against the hosts.
Maximilian Arndt secured his second Bobsleigh World Cup victory of the season in the four-man at St Moritz and extended his overall lead.
Australian Government call for end to gender discrepancies in travel arrangements for Olympics and World Championships
Australia's Government has called on the country’s sporting organisations to reduce the gap in gender inequality when sending its athletes to major sporting events across the world.
Pyeongchang 2018 have received widespread praise from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) following the conclusion of the opening day of the first of 28 test events for the Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games at the Jeongseon Alpine Centre.
Judo has strengthened its relationship with the Commonwealth Games by signing a new Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) designed to help develop the sport across the 71 countries and territories that take part in the event.
Governance reforms to help rebuild the reputation of corruption plagued FIFA could make the situation surrounding world football’s governing body worse, the world players’ union FIFPro has claimed.
Officials from Pyeongchang 2018, Tokyo 2020 and Beijing 2022 have met in South Korea for the first time to discuss advancing the vision of the Olympic Movement in Asia.
Car rental company Localiza is to supply vehicles for the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Torch Relay, it has been announced.
This year's Laureus World Sports Awards will be held in Germany for the first time after Berlin was confirmed as the host city for the ceremony.