A Basketball Champions League seeking to become the continent's premier club competition is set to be introduced for the 2016 to 2017 season, despite a rival Euroleague competition format having been unveiled earlier this month.
Britain’s Giles Scott closed in on winning the Finn Gold Cup for the third time in his career after extending his lead over his nearest rival to 52 points after the fourth day of racing in Takapuna, New Zealand.
Exclusive: FIVB "hopeful" ban on women attending volleyball matches in Iran will be lifted by February
A ban on women attending matches in Iran could be lifted by mid-February, International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) general director Fabio Azevedo has claimed following criticism from Human Rights Watch (HRW) for not fulfilling commitments to gender equality.
France's Clarisse Agbegnenou continued her domination of the women’s under 63 kilogram division, producing a series of impressive performances to win the gold medal at the International Judo Federation (IJF) Grand Prix in Jeju, South Korea.
Hosts Australia produced a commanding performance on the opening day of the Oceania Shooting Championships in Sydney, sweeping all three gold medals on offer to claim vital Rio 2016 quota places.
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.
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.
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.
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).