International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has pledged to work towards closer relations with the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) following a meeting in Geneva.
Martin Hausleitner has been chosen as the new secretary general of the European Handball Federation (EHF) during an Executive Committee meeting in Vienna today.
The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) has revealed the line-up for the 2017 Men’s Softball World Championship, which is scheduled to take place in Canadian city Whitehorse in Yukon.
A new multi-sport facility backed by the Chilean Olympic Committee (COCH) has opened in the country.
A leading official has hit back at the Institute of National Anti-Doping Organisation's (iNADO) criticisms of plans to reform the global drugs testing system.
Exclusive: Innovative plans detailed by Aarhus 2019 organisers to get cross country back at Olympics
Organisers of the 2019 International Association of Athletics Federations’ (IAAF) World Cross Country Championships in Aarhus plan to use mass participation and a more challenging course to help achieve the key aim of getting the sport back onto the Olympic programme.
An internet survey of the French-speaking part of Switzerland has found that almost two-thirds back the idea of a bid to host the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Swiss prosecutors have questioned Franz Beckenbauer as part of their ongoing investigation into allegations of corruption within Germany's successful bid for the 2006 FIFA World Cup.
Russia 2018 chief executive Alexey Sorokin says it would be an "honour" to be nominated for a position on the FIFA Council and claims he is open to the possibility of standing.
Opening Ceremony tickets for Los Angeles 2024 Olympic Games will be similarly priced the other major sporting events such as the Super Bowl and National Basketball Association (NBA) Finals, according to a report.
Gold Coast 2018 chairman Peter Beattie has hailed the development of the Commonwealth Games Village with one-year to go until athletes and team officials begin to arrive.
Pyeongchang 2018 have unveiled the official sport pictograms for next year’s Winter Paralympic Games.
The International Federation of Poker (IFP) is set to become fully compliant with the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Code during its Congress here tomorrow.
Nine players who had previously represented East Timor have had their passports annulled by the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) after it was found they had provided false documentation in order to compete for the country.
The World Karate Federation (WKF) has joined forces with the SportAccord Doping-Free Sport Unit (DFSU) as the international governing body aims to increase its level of anti-doping activities following the sport’s inclusion on the programme for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.