Olympic medallists Rasul Chunayev of Azerbaijan and South Korean Kim Hyeon-woo will begin their pursuit of their second titles at the United World Wrestling (UWW) World Championships when the 2017 edition of the event begins here tomorrow.
Patrick Baumann believes that the double-award of the 2024 and 2028 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games to Paris and Los Angeles was the "best possible outcome".
German viewers will be able to view live and highlights coverage from the next two Winter and Summer Olympics via free-to-air television following a new agreement between Discovery Communications and the ARD/ZDF channels.
French President Emmanuel Macron is no longer expected to attend next month's International Olympic Committee (IOC) Session in Lima because the meeting provides nothing more than a rubber-stamping of Paris' hosting of the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
The phrase "too many losers" seemed a rare poorly phrased comment from International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach back in December.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) will start sending money to California almost immediately if full agreement is reached for Los Angeles to host the 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Discovery Communications President David Zaslav admitted the organisation is "thrilled" about the Olympic Games returning to Europe in Paris in 2024.
French President Emmanuel Macron has stopped short of celebrating the announcement by Los Angeles that they have reached a deal to host the 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games but hailed the decision by the United States city.
International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President Sir Philip Craven hopes the 2028 Paralympic Games in Los Angeles will provide a platform for his Movement to experience a period of growth in the United States.
Transparency is a buzzword in international sport, even if to my mind it is a concept still more honoured in the breach than the observance.
An agreement between Los Angeles, Paris and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) on the allocation of the 2024 and 2028 Games is "very, very close" and could be completed by next Friday (August 4), Eric Garcetti has claimed.
Paris 2024 co-chairman Tony Estanguet believes events arranged to celebrate the final stage of the 2017 Tour de France highlighted the French capital's ability to work in unison with major organisers and boost the role of women in sport.
Exclusive: IOC sports director reveals composition of programme for 2028 Olympics will remain at same level as 2024
International Olympic Committee (IOC) sports director Kit McConnell has warned that the composition of the sports programme for the 2028 Olympic Games will remain at the same level as 2024 to avoid the host having to incur extra costs.
Nick Butler: Bach deserves top marks for political skill but less so for transparency after "win-win-win"
My single abiding memory of last week’s International Olympic Committee (IOC) Extraordinary Session in Lausanne came sitting in the bar listening to one, nameless, observer perform an astoundingly brilliant impression of the body’s President, Thomas Bach.
"Informal talks" have already taken place between International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach and the Mayors of Los Angeles and Paris as they seek a "tripartite agreement" on who should host the 2024 and 2028 Games.