The International Fencing Federation (FIE) and the International Cycling Union (UCI) have suspended their memberships with SportAccord, increasing the total number of sports to 20.
Steve Pagliuca has been named the successor to John Fish as chairman of the Boston 2024 Bid Committee.
England 2015 have announced a 100,000 tickets for the 2015 Rugby World Cup will be put on general sale on May 28.
Canadian men’s wheelchair basketball head coach to miss Parapan Am Games to undergo treatment for brain tumour
Canadian men’s wheelchair basketball head coach Jerry Tonello is set to take a leave of absence from his role as he undergoes treatment for a brain tumour, with Steve Bialowas, the junior men's national coach set to take up the position for the Parapan Am Games in Toronto.
A quintet of Swedish Paralympic hopefuls have been awarded SEK 50,000 (£3,900/$6,000/€5,400) scholarships by Kia Motors, aimed at putting the athletes in a good position to succeed in their sport and improve their sporting development.
Introduction of Olympic prize money among radical proposals made by Vizer ahead of proposed meeting with Bach
SportAccord President Marius Vizer has compiled a detailed reform agenda ahead of a proposed meeting with his International Olympic Committee (IOC) counterpart Thomas Bach next month, with the introduction of prize money for Olympic athletes among the most startling items for discussion.
Equestrian, curling, table tennis and rugby have become the latest Federations to suspend their membership with SportAccord, it has been announced today.
The Netherlands’ Michael van Praag and Portugal's Luis Figo have both withdrawn from the FIFA Presidential election.
The venue scheduled to host water polo during Rio 2016 has been dropped from the Olympic Games programme.
Port Moresby 2015 have announced National Gaming Control Board (NGCB) as the latest platinum sponsor of this year’s Pacific Games in the Papua New Guinean capital.
European Athletics has announced that SPAR International, a sponsor of its major events since 1996, has renewed its International Partnership for a further three years, from 2017-2019.
Bach to consult key stakeholders before deciding whether to meet Vizer as three more Federations quit SportAccord
Modern pentathlon, rowing and volleyball today became the latest world governing bodies to resign or suspend their membership from SportAccord in protest at its President Marius Vizer's controversial comments about the International Olympic Committee.
Coca-Cola and VISA have become the first two of FIFA’s main sponsors to speak out on the conditions facing migrant workers in Qatar in response to a campaign launched by opposition group New FIFA Now this week.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) have confirmed the United States men’s 4x100 metres relay team have been stripped of the silver medal won at London 2012, as a result of Tyson Gay’s doping conviction.
Blatter vows to facilitate "regular" exchanges between Israel and Palestine FA's as suspension dispute continues
FIFA President Sepp Blatter vowed to promote a “regular exchange” between the feuding Israeli Football Association (IFA) and Palestine Football Association (PFA) following a meeting with Palestine Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah and other officials today.