In the absence of a genuine contest to determine host cities for either the 2024 or 2028 Olympic Games, it is hard to get too excited about the agenda for next month’s International Olympic Committee (IOC) Session in Lima.
World Championships loom large for a sport that got up off the mat to win the right of staying in the Olympics
Paris, already gearing itself up as the prospective host of the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games, will welcome the quintessential Olympic sport of wrestling this week when it hosts the World Wrestling Championships at the AccorHotels Arena in Boulevard de Bercy, which run from tomorrow until next Sunday (August 27).
A Special General Assembly has been called for next month by the National Olympic Committee of Kenya (NOCK) to discuss when to hold another meeting to choose a new chairman and executive after the original election was postponed.
IOC member Wickenheiser put on advisory board of company using video games to help concussion battle
International Olympic Committee (IOC) member Hayley Wickenheiser has been appointed as co-chairperson of the professional advisory board at Highmark Interactive, a Canadian company which uses video game technology to treat concussions and other brain injuries.
Irish Government Ministers Shane Ross and Brendan Griffin have criticised bodies including Rio 2016 and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for their "failure" in cooperating with the Moran Report published yesterday.
One of many stories dominating headlines at the World Athletics Championships which closed here yesterday was the presence of an "Authorised Neutral Team" of Russian athletes.
As final preparations are being made for the 29th Summer Universiade due to start in Taipei on Saturday (August 19), the International University Sports Federation (FISU) President Oleg Matytsin is looking 10 years into the future.
Pound joins Scott in warning IOC that a fine is not enough of a punishment for Russia after doping scandal
Senior International Olympic Committee (IOC) member Richard Pound has warned that the organisation will face legal action, as well as damage to its reputation, if it only fines Russia for its institutional doping regime at Sochi 2014.
Ruggiero and Estanguet criticise WADA Athlete Committee chair for expressing opinion on Russian doping punishment
Angela Ruggiero and Tony Estanguet, chair and vice-chair of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Athletes' Commission, have criticised World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) counterpart Beckie Scott for claiming Russia deserves more than just a "fine" following evidence of institutional doping.
Attempts by Rio 2016 organisers to convince all three levels of Brazilian Government to provide financial support to tackle their remaining debts are still proving unsuccessful.
Three conditions have reportedly been imposed by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) before they will consider lifting their suspension of Kuwait.
Russian athletes stripped of their Olympic medals over doping rule violations are reluctant to return them, a leading official has admitted.
Tokyo 2020 officials have met with former London 2012 chief executive Paul Deighton in order to solicit advice about hosting an Olympic and Paralympic Games.
South Korea's Kun-Hee Lee has stepped down from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) due to health reasons following a request from his family, it has been announced today.
Nine individuals - including Pan American Sports Organization (PASO) President Neven Ilic - are being proposed for membership of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) next month.