International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has warned how FIFA must act "swiftly to regain credibility" amid a claim that their problems are "structural" in nature, requiring more changes than simply the election of a new President.
Europe's football governing body UEFA have vowed to "stand fully behind" their President Michel Platini despite him being handed a 90 day suspension from "all football related activity".
FIFA President Sepp Blatter and UEFA counterpart Michel Platini have both been provisionally suspended for 90 days, football's governing body has confirmed today, while former vice-president Chung Mong-joon has also been banned for six years.
Hamburg has estimated the cost of hosting the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games at €11.2 billion (£8.2 billion/$12.5 billion), with the public sector likely to be called upon to contribute €7.4 billion (£5.4 billion/$8.3 billion) of this overall sum.
A new educational initiative has been unveiled by Rome's 2024 Olympics and Paralympics bid as pressure grows for the city's much maligned Mayor Ignazio Marino to resign due to an expenses scandal.
Seven "innovative" research projects are being funded and supported by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to illustrate its commitment to the fight against doping, the organisation has claimed.
Macedonian midfielder Arijan Ademi failed a doping test following his club side Dinamo Zagreb's Champions League victory over English opponents Arsenal last month, it has been announced.
Dan Reed, head of global sports partnerships at Facebook, claimed here that social media companies such as his, as well as Instagram and Snapchat, are going to be “vital” for the future business models of sporting bodies and clubs.
Fukushima, site of the world's worst nuclear accident for 25 years four years ago, has been announced as the host of the 2016 World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) Under-15 Baseball World Cup.
Major League Baseball's (MLB) President of advanced media Bob Bowman claimed that “connectivity is the most important part of young people’s lives” as digital media again featured highly in further discussions about how fans engage with sport taking place here today.
A four-strong shortlist for the SPORTEL StartUp Competition has been unveiled ahead of a ceremony at next week's conference in Monte Carlo.
America’s Jordan Burroughs and Kyle Snyder have been rewarded for their gold medals at the 2015 World Championships in Las Vegas by ending the season top of their respective United World Wrestling (UWW) rankings in men’s freestyle.
The United States have taken firm control of the Preisdents Cup after racing into a 4-1 lead over Team International on the opening day at the Jack Nicklaus Golf Club in Incheon, South Korea.
Official medical partner of 2015 AIBA World Boxing Championships to host specialised medical conference
Aspetar, a world leading orthopaedic and sports medicine hospital based here, is set to hold a specialised medical conference on orofacial boxing injuries in conjunction with the 2015 International Boxing Association (AIBA) World Championships in Qatar's capital.