Naples has been announced as hosts of the 2019 Summer Universiade following a vote by the International University Sports Federation (FISU).
An entire day’s play has been cancelled at the French Open for the first time in 16 years following torrential downpours at Roland Garros.
IPC President predicts Rio 2016 will continue Paralympic momentum after total ticket numbers reduced
International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President Sir Philip Craven is confident all tickets for the Rio 2016 Paralympics will be sold with 100 days-to-go, despite only a third of a revised sales figure having been bought to date.
Chocolate giants Cadbury’s will release a special edition of their famous Mini Eggs product in July in a bid to raise funds for the British Paralympic Association’s (BPA) “Supercharge ParalympicsGB” campaign ahead of Rio 2016.
The Women’s Final Olympic Qualification Group C event for Pyeongchang 2018 will be held in the Swiss town of Arosa in February, the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) has announced.
Basketball superstar Pau Gasol has become the latest high-profile athlete to consider withdrawing from the Rio 2016 Olympic Games due to fears surrounding Zika virus.
Paralympic and world long jump champion Markus Rehm has “not given up hope” of competing at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games after a study into whether his prosthetic blades give him an advantage returned inconclusive results.
An annual Leaders’ Seminar will be held by the International Ski Federation (FIS) for developing ski nations during next month's 50th FIS Congress week in Cancun.
Gold Coast 2018 have honoured late Australian distance running legend Ron Clarke by naming their Ashmore headquarters after him at a special ceremony held today.
A hazelnut dressed in a Roman helmet called Tarracus has been unveiled as the mascot for the 2017 Mediterranean Games in Tarragona.
Thousands of participants have taken part in sporting activities across Bahrain as part of their Olympic Day celebrations.
Zimbabwe’s Sport and Recreation Minister Makhosini Hlongwane has praised the work of the Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa (ANOCA) in helping to prepare African athletes for this year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
America’s Tatyana McFadden and Britain’s Hannah Cockroft continued their success as the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Athletics Grand Prix in Nottwil drew to a close.
Australia wrapped up their maiden World Rugby Womens’s Sevens title but were unable to finish with victory as they were beaten in the final of the last event of the season by Canada in Clermont-Ferrand today.
Italy’s Vincenzo Nibali celebrated earning his second Giro d’Italia title after finishing safely in the peloton on the final stage of the 99th edition of the International Cycling Union Grand Tour.