Iranian Keyvan Erkhenbayar enjoyed a thrilling victory today to claim under-57 kilograms freestyle wrestling honours at the 23rd Summer Deaflympics in Samsun.
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A study into Calgary's potential bid for the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games has warned that it may be difficult to fund the event at the same time as the FIFA World Cup, which could be co-hosted by Canada.
Peru's Ivan Dibós has joined Aruba's Nicole Hoevertsz, Nigeria's Habu Gumel, Switzerland's Denis Oswald and Hungary's Pal Schmitt in confirming his plans to stand for the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board this year.
International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Presidential candidate Zhang Haidi is aiming to improve the lives of people living with an impairment all over the world if elected.
National Hockey League (NHL) deputy commissioner Bill Daly appears to have ended any prospect of players from the world's largest franchise participating at February's Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang.
Russian Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko has warned the country may ignore synchronised swimming's name change to artistic swimming as a petition against the switch gained more than 7,000 signatures.
France's Jean-Christophe Rolland and Belgium's Ingmar de Vos are each set to be proposed for membership of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) this year as representatives for International Federations (IFs), insidethegames understands.
Hosts The Netherlands and Denmark each qualified for the quarter-finals at the UEFA Women’s European Championships today after winning their final matches in Group A.
Hungary's "Iron Lady" Katinka Hosszú won a third straight 200 metres individual medley global title in front of a raucous home crowd as Britons Adam Peaty and Ben Proud also triumphed at the International Swimming Federation (FINA) World Aquatics Championships in Budapest today.
Natacha Ngoye-Akamabi claimed gold for the Republic of Congo in the women's 100 metres at the 2017 Francophone Games in Abidjan today.
Russia enjoyed more success today at the 23rd Summer Deaflympics in Samsun today with victories in sports including mountain biking and karate.
A short track junior team development camp is being organised by US Speedskating at the Utah Olympic Oval this week as they prepare for the upcoming season.
Nigeria's Habu Gumel and Aruba's Nicole Hoevertsz are favourites for two vacant positions on the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board, insidethegames understands.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in has reiterated his call for North Korean participation at the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games and has insisted that the door will remain open "until the very last minute".