Doctor Anita Green has been appointed as chief medical officer of 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, was announced today.
Hosts and defending champions France will take on the strong challenge of Poland in the group stage of the International Handball Federation (IHF) Men’s World Championship in 2017 after the draw was conducted.
Gernot Mittendorfer has replaced Dieter Kalt as President of the Austrian Ice Hockey Federation (OEHV) at its 71st General Assembly in Velden am Worthersee.
North Korea’s representatives for this year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro are among the leading names set to compete on home soil at the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Pyongyang Open, due to begin tomorrow.
International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation (IWAS) Under-23 World Games Organising Committee chairman Paul Zbožínek hopes the upcoming event in Prague will help generate excitement ahead of this year's Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Rio State Governor admits Olympics could be "big failure" if transport and security concerns not addressed
Rio de Janeiro interim State Governor Francisco Dornelles has admitted the Rio 2016 Olympics and Paralympics could be a "big failure" if appropriate arrangements are not made regarding security and transport plans.
Russian Federal investigators have made a request the United States to allow them to question Grigory Rodchenkov as part of a criminal case opened against the former Moscow Laboratory chief, who has made allegations of state-sponsored doping surrounding the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games.
Dutee Chand has become the first Indian women’s 100 metres runner to qualify for the Olympic Games since Moscow 1980.
The inaugural World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) World Beach Championships scheduled for Bali next month have been cancelled due to financial problems affecting the Organising Committee.
Gold Coast 2018 are considering handing unemployed people roles at the Commonwealth Games as part of a similar scheme used when Sydney hosted the Olympics in 2000.
Thermal cameras expected to be used at Tour de France as additional detection method for technological doping
Thermal cameras are set to be used at this year’s Tour de France as the International Cycling Union (UCI) revealed that additional methods would be utilised to combat the threat of technological doping.
A 45-day performance review of the Tonga 2019 Organising Committee has been proposed by the Tonga Sports Association and National Olympic Committee (TASANOC) in a bid to end an ongoing rift which has threatened the country’s hosting of the Pacific Games.
Cricket's Olympic hopes suffer blow as official admits additional World Twenty20 tournament may cause "difficulty"
International Cricket Council (ICC) head of global development Tim Anderson has raised concerns about the sport’s prospects of Olympic inclusion after he admitted it would be “difficult” to find room for another major event on the calendar.
Tokyo 2020 launch live site programme to allow public to celebrate Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games
Tokyo 2020 have unveiled a live site programme entitled Rio to Tokyo which will take place across Japan during the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games to allow the public to celebrate.
Katie Ledecky clocked the fastest women’s 400 metres freestyle time of the year and the third quickest in history on her way to sealing her Rio 2016 spot at the United States Olympic Trials in Omaha.