Russia’s President Vladimir Putin has claimed that the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics have left a lasting legacy in the country.
The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has told athletes and staff concerned about the Zika virus that they should consider not attending this year's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, according to reports.
There are "no problems whatsoever" within Russian cycling despite doping failures within recent weeks, the country's Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko has claimed today while also insisting suggestions of a systemic doping system across all sports are "phony, invented and based on false accusations".
Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko has claimed FIFA Presidential candidates Shaikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa and Gianni Infantino could unite ahead of the election on February 26.
Rio 2016's education programme has begun its overseas work with a launch event in the Brazilian city.
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed by the British Olympic Association (BOA) and the Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) - which will allow the former to use sports facilities in the build-up to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
The Brazil Olympic Committee (COB) has played host to a meeting of coaches from across sport, allowing them to share experiences and ideas aimed at ensuring a strong performance by the host nation at Rio 2016.
France is to compete with Austria for the right to host the 2023 International Ski Federation (FIS) Alpine World Championships after the neighbouring resorts of Méribel and Courchevel were confirmed as co-bidders.
Gary McQuaid has established a sports marketing agency called Altus Sports Management.
Sixteen-year-old Gary Skinner will be the only competitor for Ireland at the upcoming Winter Youth Olympic Games in Lillehammer.
Sixty-four curlers from 16 countries will take part in two competitions at the Winter Youth Olympic Games in Lillehammer, which begin on Friday (February 12).
Italy's visually impaired throwers Assunta Legnante and Oney Tapia met with more than 100 students in Grosseto to officially launch the countdown to the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Athletics European Championships in the city this year.
Allianz Insurance will continue their longstanding support of the Paralympic Movement by sponsoring a range of programmes on British station Channel 4, building up to this summer's Games in Rio de Janeiro, it has been announced.
The Colombian Paralympic Committee (CPC) has celebrated 15 years of its constitution and recognised how far the organisation has come in developing Para-sport in the South American country.
London's famous Lord's Cricket Ground will host the final of the Women's World Cup in 2017, it has been confirmed.