Bill Beaumont will officially take up his post as chairman of World Rugby tomorrow having been unanimously elected to the position last month.
A programme to recruit more than 22,000 volunteers for the 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in Pyeongchang will open tomorrow, it was announced today.
Olympic Tripartite Commission designates women's boxing Rio 2016 quota places to Central African Republic, Micronesia and Panama
The Olympic Tripartite Commission has awarded quota places for the Rio 2016 women’s boxing competition to Central African Republic, Federated States of Micronesia and Panama in the 51 kilograms, 60kg and 75kg categories respectively, it has been announced.
South Africa's Lee-Anne Pace has become the first female golfer to withdraw from the Olympic Games tournament at Rio 2016 due to concerns over the Zika virus.
French Anti-Doping Agency renew partnership with Cycling Anti-Doping Foundation ahead of Tour de France
The French Anti-Doping Agency (AFLD) and the Cycling Anti-Doping Foundation (CADF) have renewed their collaboration ahead this year’s Tour de France, due to begin on Saturday (July 2).
The final International Judo Federation (IJF) Grand Prix before Rio 2016 is set to begin tomorrow in Mongolia’s capital Ulaanbaatar, where 126 judoka from 13 nations are set to compete across three days of action.
Hayward Field in Eugene in Oregon is an arena awaiting drama right now as the best of United States’ athletes prepare for the sudden-death phenomenon of the Olympic Track and Field Trials, which are due to start tomorrow.
Lewis leads FIS delegation to inspect facilities for 2021 Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships
International Ski Federation (FIS) secretary general Sarah Lewis is currently leading a delegation inspecting the facilities at the Zhangjiakou/Genting Resort after the Chinese city was awarded the 2021 FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships.
Disability sports were presented throughout the Old Town Square in Prague as the International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation (IWAS) Under-23 World Games was officially declared open.
A Facebook page has been launched for the 2017 International Luge Federation (FIL) World Championships in Innsbruck.
Daniel Michel is set to become the first Australian to compete in boccia at the Paralympic Games since Sydney 2000 after being selected for Rio 2016.
Rio police hold up signs welcoming tourists "to hell" as strikes threatened during Olympics and Paralympics
Police in Rio de Janeiro are threatening to go on strike during the Olympic and Paralympics as concerns over Games-time security continue to escalate.
Exclusive: Stepanova absent from European Athletics Championships entry list - but likely to make late entry in Amsterdam as a neutral
Yulia Stepanova’s name was absent from the entry list released today for next week’s European Athletics Championships, but the indications are that the former doping cheat whose allegations led to the current suspension of Russian athletes from international competition will be on the starting line in Amsterdam.
Pyeongchang 2018 Organising Committee ask IOC and South Korean Government for more funding amid ballooning costs
Pyeongchang 2018 are reportedly set to ask for more funding from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the South Korean Government with the budget ballooning the original target of KRW ₩2.2 trillion (£1.4 billion/$1.9 billion/€1.7 billion).
London 2012 gold medal-winning boxer Katie Taylor has hit out at golfers who have pulled out of competing at Rio 2016 due to concerns over Zika, with the Irishwoman accusing them of using it as an excuse.