Russian Federal investigators have made a request the United States to allow them to question Grigory Rodchenkov as part of a criminal case opened against the former Moscow Laboratory chief, who has made allegations of state-sponsored doping surrounding the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games.
Nominations are being accepted by the European Olympic Committees (EOC) for the sixth edition of the Piotr Nurowski Prize.
Brazil’s reigning world champion Silvania Costa underlined her form ahead of Rio 2016 by breaking the women's long jump T11 world record at the Caixa Loterias Athletics and Swimming Championship in São Paulo.
Lochte suffers injury while missing out on 400m individual medley Rio 2016 spot at US Olympic Trials
A mid-race groin injury dashed Ryan Lochte's hopes of defending his 400 metres individual medley Olympic crown and cast into doubt his entire campaign at the United States Olympic Trials in Omaha.
Rio Mayor Eduardo Paes has belatedly delivered the Olympic Velodrome to Rio 2016 chief Carlos Nuzman, although work on the facility remains ongoing ahead of the Olympic Games.
A coastal bike route close to the Olympic Park in Barra de Tijuca is still due to open in time for Rio 2016 despite the partial collapse which caused two deaths earlier this year.
United States' women's swimming coach David Marsh has described doping as the "biggest threat" to Americans hoping to win medals in the pool at Rio 2016.
Spanish basketball star Gasol confirms Rio 2016 participation as Jamaican sprinter reveals he has Zika
Spanish basketball star Pau Gasol has confirmed he will represent his country at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games despite initially admitting he was considering withdrawing from the event due to fears over the Zika virus.
British world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury has denied claims of taking performance enhancing drugs after it was claimed the boxer was being investigated by UK Anti-Doping (UKAD).
Ousted Argentine Football Association President attacks FIFA for taking over crisis-hit organisation
Argentine Football Association (AFA) President Luis Segura has launched a scathing attack on FIFA after world football’s governing body removed him from his position and established a Normalisation Committee to run the scandal-hit organisation.
A "Team Up" initiative bringing together the upcoming women's World Cups in cricket, hockey and netball has been officially launched during the final day of the International Hockey Federation Champions Trophy here today.
Norway's biathlon legend Ole Einar Bjørndalen has vowed to focus on the World Cup series next season in a bid to pass 100 top-level victories after he abandoned his plans to retire from the sport.
Members of the Pan American Sports Organization (PASO) have been urged to rally behind Rio 2016 in the face of the multitude of problems facing Brazilian hosts by the body's Presidential contender.
Chile overcame Argentina on penalties for the second year in a row to lift the Copa América Centenario trophy at the MetLife Stadium in New Jersey, prompting Barcelona star Lionel Messi to quit international football.
Spain's women's rugby sevens team booked their place at Rio 2016 today after defeating Russia in the final of the last Olympic Qualification Tournament in Dublin.