The World Health Organization (WHO) has rejected a call to either move or postpone this summer’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro over the Zika outbreak, saying it would "not significantly alter" the spread of the virus.
"Concern" has been expressed by the International Canoe Federation (ICF) after the emergence of major meldonium doping scandals within both the Belarus and Romania sprint teams.
Former International Cycling Union (UCI) President Hein Verbruggen has won a defamation case in the Swiss Courts against Irish journalist and former cyclist Paul Kimmage.
Riot police were sent in to stop a fight after wrestler Viktor Lebedev beat Ismail Musukayev in a contest to decide who will represent Russia at Rio 2016.
Romanian-born Canadian former super middleweight champion Lucian Bute has insisted he is clean despite testing positive for banned substance ostarine.
Liverpool defender Mamadou Sakho still has a slim chance of representing France at the upcoming European Championships after UEFA confirmed they would not be extending his provisional suspension for failing a drugs test.
Former Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) President Chris Giwa has been banned from all footballing activity for five years by the Confederation of African Football (CAF).
An official illustrated Olympic and Paralympic sticker album has been launched in another attempt to boost interest in Rio 2016 among the Brazilian population.
The World Curling Federation (WCF) Sweeping Summit has taken place near Canada's capital Ottawa where top-level athletes and other curling experts came together to test brushes and sweeping techniques following the challenges that the sport has faced this past season.
Shaving brand Wilkinson Sword has been announced as the first partner of British Fencing ahead of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
The 2016 International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (IBSF) Congress will take place on June 12 in London, it has been confirmed.
Germany claimed three gold medals on the opening day of finals at the Canoe Sprint World Cup leg in Racice today as Sebastian Brendel continued his dominant streak in the C1 1000m event.
Jake Gibb and Casey Patterson of the United States launched a spirited third-set fightback to earn victory over defending International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) Moscow Grand Slam champions Adrian Gavira and Pablo Herrera of Spain in a thrilling quarter-final today.
France’s men cruised to the BNP Paribas World Team Cup with a comfortable victory over hosts Japan in the final as the event at the Ariake Coliseum in Tokyo drew to a close.
Eight Para-rowing berths for Rio 2016 have been announced by the International Rowing Federation (FISA) after a decision by the International Paralympic Committee’s (IPC) Bipartite Commission regarding invitations for nations.