The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has dismissed claims made by Russia that the ban on their participation at Rio 2016 also extends to the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Games.
Rio 2016 Olympics Medal Table
Two members of the disbanded National Olympic Committee of Kenya (NOCK) have been granted bail after appearing in a Nairobi court over alleged mismanagement of the country’s team at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
India’s Yogeshwar Dutt has claimed his bronze medal from the London 2012 Olympic Games has been upgraded to silver after the late Besik Kudukhov of Russia, the men’s 60 kilograms freestyle runner-up, tested positive retrospectively for a banned substance.
Commonwealth Games wrestling gold medallist Tamerlan Tagziev of Canada has been banned for four years after testing positive for meldonium, the Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) has announced.
Brazil have cemented their position at the top of the men's International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) senior world rankings following their victory at Rio 2016, while China's gold medal was enough to see them jump two places to the summit of the women's list.
Utah's Olympic venues continue to prepare for 2017 FIS Nordic Junior and Under-23 World Ski Championships
The Olympic venues in Park City and Midway in Utah are continuing their preparations ahead of the United States' hosting of the 2017 International Ski Federation (FIS) Nordic Junior and Under-23 World Ski Championships.
Leonids Beresnevs has resigned as the head coach of the Latvian national men’s ice hockey team, just days before the final qualification tournament for the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics.
Paralympics New Zealand (PNZ) has announced the late selection of two athletes for the Rio 2016 Games, which get underway next week on September 7.
A judge in Rio de Janeiro has recommended that Patrick Hickey is released from prison and placed under house arrest.
Decision on continuation of Rome's bid for 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games deferred, reports claim
A decision on whether Rome will continue its bid for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games has been deferred until a later date, according to reports.
IOC "extremely concerned" and launch investigation after National Olympic Committee of Kenya disbanded
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) state they are “extremely concerned” following the disbanding of the National Olympic Committee of Kenya (NOCK) and are investigating the situation.
Kuwait's Sheikh Talal Al Fahad has requested the Government's Public Sports Authority (PSA) refer him and two board members of the National Olympic Committee (KOC) and Football Association (KFA) to public prosecutors to meet charges of alleged financial violations.
The recently launched Olympic Channel has announced that it will broadcast 35 upcoming live events across a variety of sports, in partnership with a number of International Federations (IFs).
The Head of the Republic of Crimea, Sergey Aksyonov, has called for a competition for Russian Para-athletes to be held in the disputed territory next month following the country’s ban from the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.
An internal investigation looking into how Australian athletes were detained by police after attending a Rio 2016 basketball match has reportedly discovered that a further 80 athletes gained access to the game.