Nigeria's Habu Gumel and Aruba's Nicole Hoevertsz are favourites for two vacant positions on the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board, insidethegames understands.
Numerous promotional events have been held across Japan today to mark three years to go until the Opening Ceremony of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in has reiterated his call for North Korean participation at the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games and has insisted that the door will remain open "until the very last minute".
Paris 2024 co-chairman Tony Estanguet believes events arranged to celebrate the final stage of the 2017 Tour de France highlighted the French capital's ability to work in unison with major organisers and boost the role of women in sport.
UK Athletics has confirmed its interest in bidding for the 2019 World Para Athletics Championships, meaning London could potentially host the biennial event for a second consecutive time.
World Games organisers have expressed their delight here today at the number of tickets sold for the sporting action.
Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) chief executive David Grevemberg believes there are "strong arguments" in favour of holding the Youth Games every two years instead of four.
South Korea’s first Olympic Alpine skier has praised the course at the Yongpyong Alpine Centre - one of the two venues due to be used for the sport at the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games.
Rio 2016 medallist Brady Ellison of the United States has claimed he would introduce field archery onto the Olympic programme and scrap the existing format.
World Taekwondo President Chungwon Choue has revealed that the Chinese city of Wuxi will play host to the new Grand Slam Champions Series through to 2020.
Malgorzata Grzyb has been appointed as senior independent director at British Judo as the organisation continues its governance review process to address the issues raised after Glasgow was stripped of the 2015 European Championships.
International Federation for Intellectual Disability Sport (Inas) have warned Mexican organisers they face losing the right to stage the 2017 Swimming Championships if they fail to provide crucial documents.
Boules action was once again heavily affected by poor weather at the 2017 World Games today as some of this afternoon's finals were forced to be abandoned.
Hungary's "Iron Lady" Katinka Hosszú won a third straight 200 metres individual medley global title in front of a raucous home crowd as Britons Adam Peaty and Ben Proud also triumphed at the International Swimming Federation (FINA) World Aquatics Championships in Budapest today.
Ukraine's Larysa Soloviova claimed a sensational fourth consecutive World Games powerlifting gold medal today.