World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) President Chungwon Choue has welcomed 20 Seoul-based ambassadors to the body's headquarters, thanking them for their contributions to a "universal sport".
French legend Tony Estanguet has praised the "beautiful" Olympic canoe slalom venue in Deodoro along with Rio 2016 President Carlos Nuzman and the city's Mayor Eduardo Paes.
Around 200 of the world’s top karatekas are due to compete here over the weekend during the final World Karate Federation (WKF) Karate1 Premier League event of the season.
The International Tennis Federation (ITF) has announced it has extended its sponsorship deal with French bank BNP Paribas for a further five years.
Infront Sports & Media and World Triathlon Corporation to merge following purchase by Dalian Wanda Group
Infront Sports & Media and the World Triathlon Corporation (WTC) will be integrated into a brand-new identity called Wanda Sports, Chinese congolomerate Dalian Wanda Group has announced.
China’s Yanmei Xiang cruised to a hat-trick of women's 69 kilogram gold medals at the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) World Championships here today, reclaiming the three titles she won in 2013.
Russia beat hosts Denmark to earn a spot in the women's final at the Le Gruyere European Curling Championships in Esbjerg.
South Korea’s Kim Jan-Di and Kim Won-Jin ensured the host country enjoyed a successful opening day of the International Judo Federation (IJF) Grand Prix on the island of Jeju, claiming gold in their respective divisions.
Reigning world champion Tu Xiao of China’s title defence ended at the first hurdle as he crashed out at the qualification stage on the opening day of the Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships in Odense.
Grigory Rodchenkov, the former Moscow Laboratory director described as an "aider and abettor" of doping activities, has been suspended from the International Ski Federation's (FIS) Medical Committee, the governing body has confirmed.
France’s Fabian Pic starred on the third day of the Finn Gold Cup - claiming a victory and a second place finish in the two races sailed - but Britain’s Giles Scott was able to extend his lead further in Takapuna, New Zealand.
Sebastian Coe announced here today he is stepping down from his role with sportswear company Nike to avoid accusations of conflict of interest with his position as President of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF).
A World Weightlifting Championships 2015 delegation has today taken part in the 66th annual Thanksgiving Day Parade in downtown Houston.
International Boxing Association (AIBA) stars David Graf of Germany and Kazakhstan's Anton Pinchuk will clash on the undercard of the much anticipated showdown between Wladimir Klitschko and Tyson Fury in Dusseldorf on Saturday (November 28).