By Florence Almond at the National Gymnastics Arena in Baku
Thomas and Froome among leading riders calling for postponed CPA election over alleged statute breaches
Geraint Thomas, Chris Froome and Tom Dumoulin are among a group of riders to have signed a letter calling for the International Association of Professional Cyclists (CPA) Presidential election to be postponed after claiming this week’s vote is not valid.
United World Wrestling (UWW) have announced Astana as the host of its 2019 Senior World Championships.
International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) officials claim they are confident Doha will be ready to host next year’s World Championships.
International Judo Federation (IJF) President Marius Vizer has opened a new state-of-the-art judo training centre in Baku as the world’s best continue to contest the World Judo Championships here.
Naples, the host city of the 2019 Summer Universiade, has celebrated the International Day of University Sport (IDUS) in style.
Vejle in Denmark has been named as the host city for the 2019 International Wheelchair Rugby Federation (IWRF) European Championship Division A.
Olympic champion John Shuster will feature in the North American team at the World Financial Group Continental Cup in Las Vegas.
Two-time Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu has claimed he can be better in many areas after marking his opening event of the figure skating season with victory at the Autumn Classic.
WADA President challenges athletes who have criticised lifting of Russian ban to come up with better option
World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) President Sir Craig Reedie has challenged athletes who have criticised the decision to reinstate Russia to come up with an "alternative option" as he questioned those who believe the country's suspension should have been maintained.
Erzurum Governor Seyfettin Azizoglu has suggested the possibility of holding sliding events at the 2026 Winter Olympics in Sochi should the Turkish city succeed with its bid for the Games.
Opposition group claim Calgary 2026 have failed to meet plebiscite commitments and demand issues be addressed
NoCalgaryOlympics have accused Calgary 2026 of failing to meet commitments prior to November’s plebiscite, claiming they have not provided full information on the plan and costs.
European Olympic Committees (EOC) President Janez Kocijančič believes that the European Games and the European Championships in their quadrennial multi-sport form can happily co-exist.
German group vow to continue working towards increasing benefits for athletes after meeting with IOC
A group of German competitors claim they will continue to work towards ensuring future athletes benefit more after a meeting with International Olympic Committee (IOC) officials to discuss the way revenues are distributed.
Paris 2024 President Tony Estanguet has claimed the Ryder Cup will help to optimise their plans for the Olympic Games as France prepares to host the event for the first time this week.