Russia has dropped an appeal at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) against a one-year ban imposed by the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) because of its poor doping record.
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The 2017 Winter European Youth Olympic Festival (EYOF) will be held in Erzurum next month, despite recent terrorism attacks in Turkey.
Greece's Spyros Capralos has been appointed to oversee preparations for the 2019 European Games in Minsk.
Ireland's Pierce O'Callaghan has been appointed to head a task force to examine the credibility of European athletics records, it was announced here today.
Britain's Nicola Adams and Uzbekistan's Hasanboy Dusmatov were voted the International Boxing Association (AIBA) boxers of the year at the Miles Davis Hall in Montreux tonight.
Sata Maruyama, a member of the Japanese women's volleyball team that won the Olympic gold medal at Tokyo 1964, has died.
Support for Wu from AIBA Executive Committee as countries gather in Montreux for Extraordinary Congress
International Boxing Association (AIBA) President C K Wu today received the backing of the world governing body's Executive Committee following allegations that several million dollars is missing from its accounts.
IAAF begin recruiting for Athletics Integrity Unit and seek "person of impeccable integrity" to head it
The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) today begun advertising for key positions in the new Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU).
Muscat in Oman, Katowice in Poland and Geneva in Switzerland have all expressed an interest in hosting the next World Conference on Doping in Sport, it has been announced.
The 1972 Olympic women's discus gold medallist Faina Melnik has died at the age of 71, the Russian Athletic Federation has announced.
Russia will not be stripped of the Under-18 World Championship in 2018, despite the McLaren Report, International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) President René Fasel has promised.
Jamaica defends decision not to back Coe proposal to change IAAF constitution and insists they remain committed to fight against drugs cheats
Jamaica has defended its refusal to back Sebastian Coe's proposed constitutional changes at the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Special Congress in Monte Carlo earlier this month, a decision criticised as being "ridiculous" by nine-time Olympic gold medallist Usain Bolt.
Exclusive: Isinbayeva claims "Russia must be allowed back" by IAAF and says they have done everything asked
Yelena Isinbayeva has called for "a line to be drawn" under allegations that Russia operated a state-sponsored doping scheme and called for it be re-admitted back to competition by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF).
Russian Olympic Committee President Alexander Zhukov has claimed that the Government has never been involved in a system to give athletes in the country banned drugs and help them avoid being caught but that they are prepared to cooperate fully with the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) following the publication yesterday of the McLaren Report.
Isinbayeva vows to restore trust in Russian sport as others slam McLaren Report as "nothing but rubbish"
Evidence found within part two of the McLaren Report will be discussed at a meeting of the new Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) Board on December 15, insidethegames has been told.