Four countries have launched bids to host matches at the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) EuroBasket Women tournament in 2019.
Former International Olympic Committee (IOC) marketing director Michael Payne has claimed that the bid process for the Olympic Games has become "toxic" and requires significant change.
Newly-elected Confederation of African Football (CAF) President Ahmad Ahmad claims Morocco has the capability to host the 2026 World Cup after he backed the country's potential bid for the tournament.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach praised the "innovative" approach of the International Tennis Federation's (ITF) competition formats during a meeting of the two organisations in Lausanne.
Fast bowler Mohammad Irfan has been banned for a year by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) after failing to report two incidents where he was approached by bookmakers over spot-fixing.
Three former members of the United States national gymnastics team have testified to a Senate Committee aimed at protecting young athletes from abuse.
World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) President Sir Craig Reedie has said here today that the re-compliance of the Russian Anti-Doping (RUSADA) before the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games will feature among his discussions with Thomas Bach at a meeting scheduled for next week.
The Rugby Football League (RFL) - the governing body for rugby league in England - is working on plans to launch a Women's Super League.
The Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) Council has voted overwhelmingly to expel vice-president Richard Kazala and Executive Committee member Blackwell Siwale during their Annual General Meeting (AGM).
Turkey's Gamze Bulut will not be awarded the London 2012 Olympic gold medal she was in line to receive from compatriot Aslı Çakır Alptekin after the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) annulled her results from 2011 onwards.
Defending champions the United States will not boycott the upcoming Women's World Ice Hockey Championship on home ice after they reached a last-ditch agreement with USA Hockey.
Spain’s Javier Gomez will head the men’s field for the World Triathlon Series (WTS) when the second round takes place in the Gold Coast.
The Amateur Swimming Association (ASA) in England has appointed Jane Nickerson as its new chief executive.
Oceania National Olympic Committees (ONOC) members will hear a proposal which could see them use training facilities in Fukuoka in the build-up to the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
Uganda has become the latest country to welcome the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Baton Relay as it continues to travel across Africa.