Japanese OIympic Committee (JOC) President Tsunekazu Takeda made his first public appearance since he was indicted by French prosecutors on charges of corruption as he again denied wrongdoing at a press conference in Tokyo today.
New independent study claims Rio 2016 Olympic Games provided significant economic benefit to host city
A new study has concluded that the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro had positive economic impacts on both the host city and its wider metropolitan area.
Korean Sport and Olympic Committee (KSOC) President Lee Kee-heung has unveiled measures aimed at preventing sexual abuse in sport as a backlash intensifies over the organisation's handling of cases.
David Lappartient is set to fulfil one of his major election pledges after the International Cycling Union (UCI) announced regulations banning tramadol will come into force on March 1.
FINA reiterate that athletes who compete at independent events will not face bans amid dispute with ISL
The International Swimming Federation (FINA) has reiterated that it will not ban athletes who participate at independent events, but warned that those competitions must be approved before results can be considered official.
Kenya's Lucy Kabuu Wangui, a former Commonwealth 10,000 metres champion, has been handed a two-year ban after testing positive for prohibited substance morphine.
International Hockey Federation (FIH) chief executive Thierry Weil has insisted Pakistan remains part of the Pro League following several reports in the country that the team had withdrawn from the new tournament.
The International University Sports Federation (FISU) and the International Testing Agency (ITA) have signed an agreement for the delivery of an "effective" doping control programme during the 2019 Winter Universiade in Krasnoyarsk in Russia.
The Uzbek Tigers have reportedly decided not to compete in the upcoming World Series of Boxing (WSB) season, following in the footsteps of Astana Arlans Kazakhstan who announced last month that they would not be involved and were instead disbanding.
Chinese vice-premier urges athletes to learn from established winter nations in bid for Beijing 2022 success
Chinese vice-premier Sun Chunlan has urged athletes from the country to learn from more established winter sports nations to ensure they perform at their best at their home 2022 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in Beijing.
South Korean tennis player Soyeon Park has been banned for 13 months after a drug test failure.
Malaysian Prime Minister insists Israeli athletes not welcome in country for World Para Swimming Championships
Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has claimed there is "no place for Israeli athletes" in his country which is due to host this year's World Para Swimming Championships.
The International Cricket Council (ICC) has today announced the appointment of Manu Sawhney as its new chief executive.
Manchester 2019 has announced the schedule for this year's World Taekwondo Championships as the five-day event draws closer.
Indian powerlifter Vikram Singh Adhikari has been banned for four years after he committed a second anti-doping rule violation.