The Solomon Islands have entered the race for the 2023 Pacific Games after Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare confirmed the country's intention to launch a bid for the event in seven years’ time.
Former FIFA Executive Committee member Luis Bedoya and ex-South American Football Confederation (CONMBEOL) vice-president Sergio Jadue have both been banned for life by the Ethics Committee, it was announced today.
FEI pledge backing for World Equestrian Games following high-profile departures of five Bromont 2018 members
The International Equestrian Federation (FEI) has moved to allay fears surrounding the 2018 World Games in Bromont in Canada after several high-profile members of the Organising Committee quit their roles.
Rome’s bid for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games has received the backing of Italian Armed Forces, Police and Civil Corps following a meeting at the organisation’s headquarters at the Foro Italico today.
Efimova ban should be lifted because meldonium reading was below permitted level, claims former coach
Yuliya Efimova's chances of being able to compete at this year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro are being unfairly affected by the International Swimming Federation (FINA) refusing to lift their temporary suspension on her following a positive drugs test for meldonium, it has been claimed.
American weightlifter Daniel Lehr has been banned for four years by the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA), despite claiming he unknowingly took the banned substances which led to him testing positive.
The Olympic Committee of Portugal (COP) has played host to a conference in Lisbon, where examples of good practices for refugee integration through sport were presented and discussed.
Michael Johnson launches global charity Positive Track to help young leaders fulfill potential through sport
Four-time Olympic gold medallist Michael Johnson has launched a global charity Positive Track, which aims to provide young people from around the world with the tools they need to fulfil their potential through sport.
Chinese Taipei’s Ting Ying Huang earned a surprise sprint victory on the opening stage of the Tour of Chongming Island in China.
Germany’s Yannick Hofmann earned a gold medal in the men’s skeet on the final day of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Junior World Cup in front of a home crowd in Suhl.
Muhammad eyes second European Taekwondo Championships title after being named in 15-strong GB Taekwondo squad
Lutalo Muhammad will bid to earn strike gold at the 2016 European Taekwondo Union (ETU) Championships for the second time in his career after being named in a 15-strong British squad.
More than 1,000 children were given the opportunity to try skiing and snowboarding as part of England’s inaugural National Schools Snowsport Week.
Barclays, Gatwick Airport and law firm Irwin Mitchell have all signed on as sponsors of brand-new mass-participation event Parallel London, it has been announced.
Only one Caribbean candidate is expected to be put forward in the election to select the new President of the Pan American Sports Organization (PASO), insidethegames understands, despite there currently being three contenders from the region.
World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) President Sir Craig Reedie President has insisted that the recent suspension of the accreditation of three laboratories will not affect the efficiency of their work in the build-up to this year's Olympic and Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.