The director of THG Sports, which is one of two agencies at the centre of the controversy over alleged illegal ticket sales at Rio 2016, is to be released on bail following a Supreme Court ruling in Brasília.
Rio 2016 Olympics Medal Table
The Russian Paralympic Committee (RPC) will appeal in the Swiss Federal Court on Monday (August 29) against the decision of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) to uphold a blanket ban on their athletes from the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.
Francis Paul is one of three senior officials at the National Olympic Committee of Kenya (NOCK) to have reportedly been arrested having returned to the country following the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Howman claims IOC does not have the "strong leadership you would expect" after allowing Russia to compete at Rio 2016
Former World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) director general David Howman has claimed the International Olympic Committee (IOC) does not have the strong leadership that people expect, following their decision to allow Russian athletes to compete at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Two unnamed Irish boxers reportedly face disciplinary action from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for betting on Olympic sports during Rio 2016.
Polish discus thrower Piotr Malachowski has auctioned off his Rio 2016 Olympic silver medal to raise funds for a three-year-old boy with a rare form of cancer.
The International Cycling Union (UCI) have announced that Carlos Oyarzun has been handed a four-year ban after a failed drug test.
Two members of Guinea’s Olympic team disappeared from the Rio 2016 Athletes’ Village and have not returned home, a senior sports official has said.
Five people - including two 14-year-old athletes - were taken to hospital after a bus taking them to an International Skating Union (ISU) figure skating event crashed in France.
The International Equestrian Federation (FEI) has announced that all doping samples taken from riders and horses at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games returned negative.
The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has announced the list of Olympic nominees for its post-Rio 2016 awards with gymnastics sensation Simone Biles among those in the running for the best female prize and swimming legend Michael Phelps in contention for the male equivalent.
Colombia’s Nairo Quintana moved into the overall race lead after a brutal final climb on stage eight of the Vuelta a España, which was won by breakaway rider Sergey Lagutin.
Bahrain’s Olympic 3,000 metres steeplechase champion Ruth Jebet smashed the eight-year-old world record at the Stade de France tonight as she clocked 8min 52.78sec to take more than six seconds off the mark set by Russia’s Gulnara Galkina in winning the Beijing 2008 title.
Hungary’s Katinka Hosszú won four events on the second and final day of the International Swimming Federation (FINA) Swimming World Cup in Paris-Chartres, taking her overall tally for the meet to seven.
Poland’s Eugenia Bujak earned a narrow sprint victory at the close of the GP de Plouay-Bretagne, the penultimate race of the International Cycling Union (UCI) Women’s WorldTour season which saw Megan Guarnier clinch the overall crown.