Thomas Bach is set to be re-elected President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) unopposed next year after the organisation confirmed the German as the sole candidate for the role.
It is hoped the return of the Olympic Rings to Tokyo Bay after safety and maintenance checks will help people "feel excited" about next year's Games.
Suleyman Mikayilov has urged his fellow International Boxing Association (AIBA) Presidential candidates to conduct their campaigns in a respectful manner in the days leading up to the vote.
Newly elected Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF) President Peter Ivanov has held opening talks with the World Athletics Taskforce overseeing the reinstatement of the country back into international competition.
The European Olympic boxing qualifying tournament for Tokyo 2020, which was suspended in March due to the coronavirus pandemic, is set to resume in London in April 2021.
Vancouver Mayor Kennedy Stewart has suggested one of his conditions for supporting a bid from the city for the 2030 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games is that it be spearheaded by indigenous leaders.
The International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) has proposed a skeet mixed team event for inclusion at the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris.
Argentina's rugby skipper Pablo Matera has been stripped of the captaincy and suspended alongside two other players after the emergence of racist posts on Twitter.
Birmingham 2022 chief executive Ian Reid says he is looking forward to utilising North’s "unrivalled expertise" in integrated technology to help deliver a successful Commonwealth Games in two years’ time.
International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) chief executive Steve Dainton described the #RESTART series as "one of the most important things" the governing body has achieved.
A sustainability initiative called Green Riyadh has been backed by the Saudi Arabian capital's bid for the 2030 Asian Games.
Four countries still to sign UNESCO International Convention against Doping in Sport after Lebanon ratifies agreement
Only four countries have not yet signed the UNESCO International Convention against Doping in Sport after Lebanon became the 191st to ratify the agreement.
The contract to construct the Marville Aquatics Centre, which it is hoped will be one of the main sporting legacies of the Paris 2024 Olympic Games, has been awarded to a consortium of companies led by GCC.
The European Tour and Professional Golfers' Association (PGA) Tour are set to work together on strategic commercial opportunities after announcing a landmark alliance.
Items from the careers of Diego Maradona and Pelé are being auctioned this week, including a jersey from the Argentinian's testimonial match and a unique replica of the World Cup awarded to the Brazilian legend by FIFA.