Cricket will be one of the additional sports proposed for inclusion on the Olympic programme if Rome wins its bid for the 2024 Games, the President of the Italian Cricket Federation (FCI) has claimed.
Thomas Bach, President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), has praised the “unity” of the Paris 2024 bid, and its state of readiness in terms of potential Olympic venues and sites.
Budapest 2024 chairman Balázs Fürjes has hailed a planned expansion of the Hungarian capital’s airport as a “leap forward” for their bid for the Olympic and Paralympic Games after the scheme was approved this week.
Parts of a mutilated body have been discovered on Copacabana beach, just yards away from the site of the beach volleyball venue for this year's Olympic Games, according to police.
Rome 2024 have docked in Naples to conclude their tour of cities aimed at boosting their support for their ailing bid for the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
London 2012 gold medal-winning boxer Katie Taylor has hit out at golfers who have pulled out of competing at Rio 2016 due to concerns over Zika, with the Irishwoman accusing them of using it as an excuse.
Rio police hold up signs welcoming tourists "to hell" as strikes threatened during Olympics and Paralympics
Police in Rio de Janeiro are threatening to go on strike during the Olympic and Paralympics as concerns over Games-time security continue to escalate.
Los Angeles 2024 claim their bid for the Olympic and Paralympic Games has the support of “all major United States cities” after the United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) declared their backing for their attempt at bringing to the event to the country for the first time in 28 years.
New Rome administration to re-examine construction of proposed venue for 2024 Olympic football finals
Construction of the proposed venue for the football finals if Rome is awarded the 2024 Olympic Games is set to be re-examined following the election of the city's new Mayor Virginia Raggi, it has been revealed.
International Cycling Union (UCI) track and Para-cycling manager Gilles Peruzzi has claimed there has been “great progress” at the Olympic Velodrome in Rio de Janeiro after a low-key test event was held at the venue.
The Torch Relay for Rio 2016 has encountered further problems after a man attempted to throw a bucket of water on the Olympic Flame as it continued its journey through the Brazilian town of Maracaju.
Paris' efforts to secure the hosting rights to the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games have received support from international airliner Air France, which has today become the official supplier of the bid.
Rio State Governor admits Olympics could be "big failure" if transport and security concerns not addressed
Rio de Janeiro interim State Governor Francisco Dornelles has admitted the Rio 2016 Olympics and Paralympics could be a "big failure" if appropriate arrangements are not made regarding security and transport plans.
Tokyo 2020 launch live site programme to allow public to celebrate Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games
Tokyo 2020 have unveiled a live site programme entitled Rio to Tokyo which will take place across Japan during the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games to allow the public to celebrate.
Rio Mayor Eduardo Paes has belatedly delivered the Olympic Velodrome to Rio 2016 chief Carlos Nuzman, although work on the facility remains ongoing ahead of the Olympic Games.