International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) President Sebastian Coe has claimed it would be “delusional” to say that the London 2012 Olympic Games were the "dirtiest" in history.
FIFA President Gianni Infantino has come under further fire after leaked recordings from a hastily-convened Council meeting revealed an apparent scheme to remove Audit and Compliance Committee chair Domenico Scala.
Anti-doping efforts in Australia have suffered a blow just over two months before the start of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games after the country’s National Anti-Doping Agency confirmed its budget had been slashed by 20 per cent.
Double Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar is set to learn whether he will be given the opportunity to play-off against Narsingh Yadav for India’s 74 kilograms wrestling spot at Rio 2016 tomorrow after the Delhi High Court deferred their decision on the case.
A fund to help pay for the hospital care of Commonwealth Games judo silver medallist Stephanie Inglis has now raised nearly £250,000 ($366,000/€329,000).
Jurgen Klinsmann, coach of the United States football team that will play the opening match of the Copa America Centenario against Colombia in Santa Clara, California on Friday (June 3), has said the tournament - which will see the committed presence of Argentina's Lionel Messi - might be superior in quality to the European Championships that will start in France on June 10.
Iran came from two sets down to beat Canada at the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) men's Rio 2016 Olympic qualifier in Japan, and sit on top of the table as a result.
Canada's Milos Raonic was a high-profile casualty as the French Open continued at Roland Garros today.
Olympic champion Mahe Drysdale claimed men’s single sculls gold on the final day of the International Rowing Federation (FISA) World Rowing Cup as New Zealand topped the overall medals table in Lucerne.
Kerri Walsh Jennings and April Ross won their fourth International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) World Tour event of the season by sealing glory at the Moscow Grand Slam today.
Wilson makes history as fellow Briton Smith is dethroned at European Artistic Gymnastics Championships
Britain’s Nile Wilson secured an historic gold on the high bar as compatriot Louis Smith finished a disappointing fourth on his favoured pommel horse apparatus on the final day of men’s action at the European Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Bern.
Moldovan rising star Sergei Tarnovsky secured two gold medals as the second International Canoe Federation (ICF) Canoe Sprint World Cup event of the Olympic season came to an end in Racice in the Czech Republic.
Ski jumper Peter Prevc has been awarded the Slovenian Golden Order of Merit after his outstanding season.
The International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) have hailed the success of a blind football match played ahead of yesterday’s UEFA Champions League final in Milan.
Six-time Paralympic champion David Weir has become the first athlete to break the three minute barrier for the mile.