FIFA President Gianni Infantino has come under further fire after leaked recordings from a hastily-convened Council meeting revealed an apparent scheme to remove Audit and Compliance Committee chair Domenico Scala.
Anti-doping efforts in Australia have suffered a blow just over two months before the start of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games after the country’s National Anti-Doping Agency confirmed its budget had been slashed by 20 per cent.
Double Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar is set to learn whether he will be given the opportunity to play-off against Narsingh Yadav for India’s 74 kilograms wrestling spot at Rio 2016 tomorrow after the Delhi High Court deferred their decision on the case.
A fund to help pay for the hospital care of Commonwealth Games judo silver medallist Stephanie Inglis has now raised nearly £250,000 ($366,000/€329,000).
Jurgen Klinsmann, coach of the United States football team that will play the opening match of the Copa America Centenario against Colombia in Santa Clara, California on Friday (June 3), has said the tournament - which will see the committed presence of Argentina's Lionel Messi - might be superior in quality to the European Championships that will start in France on June 10.
Alpo Suhonen has been announced as the new head coach of the Austrian men's ice hockey team.
British Ski and Snowboard have named 13 athletes in their senior squad for the 2016-17 season.
The World Health Organization (WHO) has rejected a call to either move or postpone this summer’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro over the Zika outbreak, saying it would "not significantly alter" the spread of the virus.
Exclusive: IOC to hold crisis meeting with rival organisers of Tokyo 2020 skateboarding as tensions continue
Further problems have emerged over the governance of a potential Olympic skateboarding competition at Tokyo 2020, insidethegames has been told, with a crisis meeting due to be held in Lausanne on Monday (May 30).
Eight Russians spanning three different sports are among the 23 athletes to have tested positive following re-analysis of London 2012 doping samples.
"Concern" has been expressed by the International Canoe Federation (ICF) after the emergence of major meldonium doping scandals within both the Belarus and Romania sprint teams.
Former International Cycling Union (UCI) President Hein Verbruggen has won a defamation case in the Swiss Courts against Irish journalist and former cyclist Paul Kimmage.
Riot police were sent in to stop a fight after wrestler Viktor Lebedev beat Ismail Musukayev in a contest to decide who will represent Russia at Rio 2016.
Romanian-born Canadian former super middleweight champion Lucian Bute has insisted he is clean despite testing positive for banned substance ostarine.
Liverpool defender Mamadou Sakho still has a slim chance of representing France at the upcoming European Championships after UEFA confirmed they would not be extending his provisional suspension for failing a drugs test.