International Boxing Association (AIBA) executive director Tom Virgets has threatened the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) with legal action at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) because of an ongoing compliance dispute between the two organisations.
Miraitowa and Someity have been unveiled as the names of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games mascots respectively as the two characters made their official debut at a launch event today.
esports in its current form is not suitable for the Olympic Games because "entry level gaming" is not active enough, according to International Olympic Committee (IOC) Athletes' Commission member and BMX rider Sarah Walker.
Toyota and Rio Uruguay Seguros have signed partnership deals with Buenos Aires 2018 to back the Youth Olympic flame’s 14,000-kilometres journey throughout Argentina.
London 2012 Olympic gold medallist Kim Jung-hwan secured his first individual title as he claimed men's sabre gold at the World Fencing Championships in Wuxi.
South Korea’s Jang Woojin has made history by becoming the first player to win three different titles at the same International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Platinum World Tour Event.
Denmark’s Magnus Cort sprinted away from two rivals to earn a maiden Tour de France stage victory in Carcassonne.
Sifan Hassan of The Netherlands produced a momentous final flourish to two days of action at the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Diamond League meeting in London as she won the women’s mile in 4min 14.71sec – the third fastest time ever run.
South Korea's Lee Eun-gyeong beat home favourite Lisa Unruh in the women's recurve final to earn her first individual Archery World Cup title in Berlin.
Chinese Taipei's Chou Tien Chen is hoping his victory at the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Singapore Open can lay a platform for success at the World Championships after he wrapped up the men's singles title today.
Hungary earned a place in the men's European Water Polo Championship quarter-finals after winning a playoff match in Barcelona.
Italian claims thrilling gold on final day of ICF Canoe Slalom Under-23 and Junior World Championships on home soil
Jakob Weger from Italy has won a thrilling final on home soil by just 0.03 seconds to top the final day of action at the International Canoe Federation (ICF) Canoe Slalom Under-23 and Junior World Championships in Ivrea.
Hosts Japan clinched 10 gold medals on the last day of competition at the World University Karate Championships in Kobe, losing just two of the finals in which they were represented.
Hosts Algeria celebrated a hat-trick of team judo titles as the African Youth Games continued in their capital Algiers.
Iran win Men's Sitting Volleyball World Championships with straight sets victory over Bosnia and Herzegovina
Paralympic gold medallists Iran have become the 2018 men’s Sitting Volleyball World Champions as well after beating Bosnia and Herzegovina in straight sets at The Hague today.