By Duncan Mackay, Nick Butler, Liam Morgan and Philip Barker in Lillehammer
Croatia's Denis Pitner worked at the 2015 US Open despite being suspended following an investigation into betting, the United States Tennis Association (USTA) have confirmed.
Former Test cricket umpire Asad Rauf of Pakistan has been handed a five-year ban from the sport on corruption and misconduct charges, it has been announced.
United States River Radamus claimed the men's super-G title here at the Lillehammer 2016 Youth Olympics today after Austria's Nadine Fest won the first gold medal of the Games in any sport in the corresponding women's event.
Moa Lundgren led home a Swedish one-two to claim the first-ever Winter Youth Olympic Games cross-country cross gold medal as she powered to a dominant victory in the women’s free race here today.
It was a terrific opening day of speed skating for competitors at the Winter Youth Olympic Games here from the three next Olympic host nations after Rio de Janeiro.
Watch company Omega has launched a new luxury timepiece to mark the two-year countdown to the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Pinturault earns second victory of season as Alpine Skiing World Cup returns to Japan after 10-year absence
France’s Alexis Pinturault secured his second International Ski Federation (FIS) World Cup victory of the season, triumphing in the men’s giant slalom event in Yuzawa Naeba.
South Korean top seed Lee Hyun-il claimed the men’s singles title at the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Thailand Masters Grand Prix Gold in Bangkok after overcoming Hong Kong’s Hu Yun in the final.
Exclusive: Paris Mayor cancels trip to Lillehammer to promote 2024 Olympic bid after warning from IOC
Paris' Mayor Anne Hidalgo has been forced to cancel plans to travel here for the Winter Youth Olympic Games to promote the French capital's campaign to host the 2024 Olympics and Paralympics because she was warned she would have been in breach of strict rules on bidding.
Russian report finds "not single piece of evidence" Government were involved in state-supported doping
There is no evidence to support the conclusion published in the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Independent Commission report last year that the Russian Government was involved in providing support for its athletes to take banned-performance drugs, the country's Prosecutor-General’s office has found.
International Olympic Commiittee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has expressed surprise over criticism from the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Independent Commission of the anti-doping facilities at the Sochi 2014, claiming all the reports compiled following the Games did not flag up any problems.
Former FIFA secretary general Jérôme Valcke has been banned from all footballing activity for 12 years, the Adjudicatory Chamber of the Ethics Committee announced today.
An Independent Review Panel (IRP) has been established to investigate "thoroughly" the allegations of corruption in international professional tennis and the effectiveness of existing anti-corruption practices and procedures.
The second edition of the Winter Youth Olympic Games officially began with an innovative yet nostalgic Opening Ceremony in sub-zero freezing temperatures which was not afraid to stray from the traditional here tonight.