Italy has withdrawn its bid to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup following the decision by the Mayor of Rome not to support the city's campaign to stage the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games, it was announced today.
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Double Olympic pole vault gold medallist Yelena Isinbayeva has officially confirmed she will stand to become President of the All-Russia Athletic Federation (ARAF).
The International Wheelchair Basketball Federation (IWBF) Under-23 Men's American Zone Championships for wheelchair basketball next year will take place in Buenos Aires, it has been announced.
An appeal for countries who want to develop sledge hockey in their country has been launched by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC).
Belarus has held its first ever "Curling Day" to celebrate the sport.
A proposal for a single governing body for ice hockey in the United Kingdom has received an encouraging response, it has been claimed.
Minsk has been awarded the 2019 European Figure Skating Championships, it has been announced.
A host city for the 2019 European Games could be appointed within the next month, it was claimed today.
Patrick Hickey today received support from the European Olympic Committees (EOC), who have vowed to help him clear his name and return home from Brazil, where he is currently facing several charges related to the illegal sale of tickets during Rio 2016.
Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah has predicted that the Asian Beach Games, due to open in Danang in Vietnam on Saturday (September 24), will offer an "exotic sporting cocktail".
Exclusive: AIBA executive director set to officially leave after Rio 2016 controversy and is replaced by William Louis-Marie
Karim Bouzidi is set officially leave the International Boxing Association (AIBA) following the judging controversy that overshadowed the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro last month and has been replaced as executive director by Frenchman William Louis-Marie.
The Paralympic flag today arrived in Tokyo from Rio de Janeiro and has been hung at the t the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Plaza alongside the Olympic one which arrived in the Japanese capital last month.
Namibia should increase its funding to its Paralympic athletes by nearly 50 times to help them move closer to achieving their target of finishing in the top 10 countries at Tokyo 2020 after the team enjoyed after its most successful-ever Games at Rio 2016.
A new state-of-the-art bobsleigh, skeleton and luge track is being built in Chusovoy located in the Russian region of Perm, it has been announced.
Tommy Wiking has been re-elected President of the International Federation of American Football (IFAF) at its Congress in Paris but a rival group led by Roope Noronen held its own annual meeting in New York City.