Russia’s 16-strong fencing team for next month's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro have been cleared to compete by the International Fencing Federation (FIE).
Russian whistleblowers Yuliya Stepanova and Vitaly Stepanov believe drug cheats from the country will be competing at next month’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, despite attempts to eradicate them.
A potential Brisbane bid for the 2028 Summer Olympics moved a step closer today after a year-long study backed the idea.
Andrew R.T Davies, leader of the Welsh Conservatives, has labelled the decision of the Welsh Government to scrap plans to bid for the 2026 Commonwealth Games as “pathetic” and argues that Brexit has been used as “smokescreen”.
Taekwondo player Sita Bhandari was crowned as the Para-Athlete of the Year at the Pulsar Sports Awards ceremony at the Nepal Academy Hall.
A further 17 Russian rowers have been banned from competing at next month's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro by the International Rowing Federation (FISA), resulting in the disqualification of four boats.
International Swimming Federation (FINA) President Julio Maglione has claimed the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Independent Commission "exceeded their power" when compiling the explosive McLaren Report into Russian doping.
The Association of Summer Olympic International Federations (ASOIF) has called for a better anti-doping process in the wake of the damning McLaren Report and the subsequent decision not to impose a blanket ban on Russian athletes at Rio 2016.
Wales will not bid for the 2026 Commonwealth Games after the country’s Government ruled that the cost of hosting and the financial uncertainty created by Brexit made it “difficult to justify".
London 2012 Olympic gold medallist Alexander Dyachenko has been banned from competing at Rio 2016 along with four other Russian athletes after they were all named in Richard McLaren’s damning report, the International Canoe Federation (ICF) has announced.
Former world champion Ilia Frolov and Maksim Kustov have become the latest Russian athletes to be excluded from Rio 2016 after the International Modern Pentathlon Union (UIPM) revealed they had been named in Richard McLaren's report into doping in the country.
Eleven Russian judokas have been cleared to compete at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games by the sport’s worldwide governing body.
Prosecutor Rafael Brum Miron has claimed the potential terrorist plot at next month’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro was “no joke” following the arrest of 12 suspects earlier this week.
A study from Yale University has predicted that only between three and 37 people will be infected with the Zika virus when visiting Brazil for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Honorary International Olympic Committee (IOC) member Vitaly Smirnov has been appointed as the head of a new anti-doping commission in Russia, established following the Executive Board’s decision not to completely ban the nation from Rio 2016.