International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board member Sergey Bubka has called for a "thorough review" of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) in order to ensure value for money and to restore the confidence of clean athletes.
Rome’s bid for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games could be officially scrapped when the City Council meets to vote on whether to back Mayor Virginia Raggi’s decision not to support it on Thursday (September 29).
Elections for three vacant seats on the new FIFA Council were called off today at the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Extraordinary Congress in Goa after the agenda was rejected by a near-unanimous margin.
Miklós Fekete has resigned as Budapest 2024 chief executive and has been replaced by Attila Mihók, it was announced today.
Treasurer to give evidence against National Olympic Committee of Kenya officials after cleared of charges
National Olympic Committee of Kenya (NOCK) treasurer Fridah Shiroya is poised to play state witness after all charges against her were dropped in a latest twist in the dispute between sporting and political authorities.
Greek triple jumper Hrysopiyi Devetsi has had her bronze medal result at the 2008 Olympics annulled today by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF).
United States sprinter Trell Kimmons has been handed a two-year suspension after testing positive for a banned stimulant, it has been confirmed today.
Calgary’s potential bid for the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games has hit an early stumbling block due to concerns from local politicians that they may become "sidelined" in the exploration process.
A new Development Commission has been introduced by the International Skating Union (ISU) in order to improve the running of the sport following the election of Jan Dijkema as President in June.
Three-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome has called for the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) and International Cycling Union (UCI) to urgently address problems with the therepeutic use exemption (TUE) system.
Businessman Ajay Singh has been elected as the President of the newly-formed India Boxing Federation (IBF), which could mark the end to the country's prolonged exile from the sport following a power-struggle and a number of suspensions.
International Skating Union (ISU) officials claim to be "surprised" by a European Union ruling that bans on athletes who take part in unauthorised events are in breach of the bloc's anti-trust rules.
World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) President Riccardo Fraccari has given a report at the Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB) Owners Meeting in Tokyo regarding the key issues and opportunities of the Olympic baseball tournament in the Japanese capital in 2020.
Canada battled to a 3-1 victory over Team Europe in the first leg of their best of three game World Cup of Hockey final series at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto.
Bui Thi Thu Thao led home a Vietnamese long jump 1-2 on another day of success for the host nation here at the Asian Beach Games.