A Working Group currently considering awarding both the 2024 and 2028 Olympics later this year must ensure their proposals present a "win-win" scenario, International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach said here today.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has expressed reservations about whether e-sports can be considered a pursuit worthy of serious consideration for a place on the Olympic programme.
Argentina's Gerardo Werthein will chair a new International Olympic Committee (IOC) Digital and Technology Commission focusing on issues including cyber security, it has been announced today.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has delivered a robust defence of the appeal of the Olympic Games here today but at the same time tried to justify the proposed reforms to the bidding process.
Los Angeles and Paris' 2024 have been banned from attending this week's Pan American Sports Organization (PASO) General Assembly and all other meetings of continental associations.
The International Triathlon Union (ITU) reviewed the proposal for mixed relay’s inclusion on the programme for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games as part of its Executive Board meeting in Seoul.
The second Beijing 2022 Coordination Commission visit has been pushed back from May to June to "better fit the agenda of the participants", the International Olympic Committee (IOC) have told insidethegames.
Tokyo 2020 has revealed that details of the public design competition for the official mascots of the Olympic and Paralympic Games will be released in mid-May.
Tatyana Chernova has been stripped of the bronze medal she won at the Beijing Olympics after re-analysis of samples submitted in the Chinese capital tested positive for anabolic steroid turinabol.
World Sailing President Kim Andersen hopes the governing body can secure a spot on the International Olympic Committee (IOC) during his tenure as he bids to improve the global standing of the sport.
World Sailing President aiming to steer sport into calmer waters in lead-up to Tokyo 2020 and beyond
The year 2016 was notorious for surprise results. It was the year where many polls were found to be wayward and where the form book was well and truly ripped up.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) have promised to ensure full gender equality on a 50-50 basis at the 2020 Games in Tokyo, an Executive Board member has proclaimed.
Five Russian athletes have all reportedly been handed two-year suspensions after pleading guilty in doping cases involving the London 2012 Olympics and the Moscow 2013 World Championships.
American pole vaulter Derek Miles has belatedly been awarded a bronze medal from the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games, five months after the disqualification of initial third place finisher Denys Yurchenko.
One of International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach's favourite mantras is the "change or be changed" line, which he uses at every possible opportunity.