Hamilton appears to be back in the running to host the 2030 Commonwealth Games after Councillors in the Canadian city voted unanimously to weigh up the pros and cons of staging the multi-sport event.
British weightlifter Sonny Webster has been banned for a further three years for operating as a coach while suspended.
The Fiji Association of Sport and National Olympic Committee (FASANOC) has awarded its Olympic Order to Anthony Philp Sr for his contribution to sailing.
A group of 21 athletes from eight countries and five sports are suspected of blood doping following the raid at the World Nordic Skiing Championships in Austria, prosecutors in Germany have revealed.
Tokyo 2020 has today unveiled the design of the Torch that will be used during the Olympic Torch Relay and the emblem for the event.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has met with United Nations (UN) secretary general António Guterres in New York City, where he presented Colombia's Luis Alberto Moreno as the IOC's new permanent observer at the UN.
Munich is set to bid for the 2022 edition of the multi-sport European Championships.
FIFA Council member Mahfuza Akhter Kiron has been granted bail in Bangladesh after her arrest for allegedly defaming the country's Prime Minister.
Russian Bobsleigh Federation (RBF) vice-president and interim head Elena Anikina was elected President of the organisation at an Extraordinary Meeting in Sochi today.
Lima 2019 has announced construction work at the Pan American and Parapan American Games Village has been completed ahead of schedule.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) celebrated women in sport by handing out six awards at United Nations (UN) headquarters in New York City.
Rome has been awarded the 2021 Beach Volleyball World Championships.
Ten renowned athletes - including Olympic medallist and tennis star Timea Bacsinszky - have joined the group of ambassadors for the Lausanne 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games.
New Zealand's Women's World Cup winner Melodie Robinson is among the new faces on a star-studded panel to select World Rugby's men's 15s player of the year.
Olympic champion Alina Zagitova grabbed the halfway lead in the women's competition as the World Figure Skating Championships began today in Saitama.