Around 200 of the world’s top karatekas are due to compete here over the weekend during the final World Karate Federation (WKF) Karate1 Premier League event of the season.
A new values-based education programme titled “Get Set for the Spirit of Sport” which will be designed to help 10 to 14-year-olds make the right decisions on and off the field of play has been launched with the help of the British Olympic Association (BOA).
The International Tennis Federation (ITF) has announced it has extended its sponsorship deal with French bank BNP Paribas for a further five years.
Infront Sports & Media and World Triathlon Corporation to merge following purchase by Dalian Wanda Group
Infront Sports & Media and the World Triathlon Corporation (WTC) will be integrated into a brand-new identity called Wanda Sports, Chinese congolomerate Dalian Wanda Group has announced.
Mexico have been warned by the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) autonomy tsar Patrick Hickey they could miss Rio 2016 because of Government interference.
Sebastian Coe announced here today he is stepping down from his role with sportswear company Nike to avoid accusations of conflict of interest with his position as President of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF).
Brazil has been urged to take security threats more seriously, particularly along its 17,000 kilometres-long border, as fears grow over possible terrorism at the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Russia today accepted its suspension from the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) following allegations of state-supported doping.
Grigory Rodchenkov, the former Moscow Laboratory director described as an "aider and abettor" of doping activities, has been suspended from the International Ski Federation's (FIS) Medical Committee, the governing body has confirmed.
Prince Feisal Al Hussein has claimed it is the responsibility of International Federations to improve the transparency of their organisations, but he believes several are lagging behind due to “old-school” officials.
Russia's national governing body has accepted a €100,000 (£70,000/$106,000) fine for inflicting "serious damage to the interests and the reputation" of the International Biathlon Union (IBU) after three failed doping tests in recent months.
Building materials and housing equipment manufacturers LIXIL Corporation has been unveiled as the 15th Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Gold Partner in a special ceremony in the Japanese capital today.
FIFA’s Ethics Committee has announced it has donated 48 watches, which had previously been given as gifts to football officials by the Brazilian Football Association (CBF), to charity streetfootballworld.
Toyota Motor Corporation has been announced as the International Paralympic Committee’s (IPC) sixth Worldwide Paralympic Partner with an agreement in place until the end of 2024.