No South Korean players have entered for next month's International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Pyongyang Open in North Korea in a possible indication of stumbling sporting cooperation between the two countries.
José Hawilla, the Brazilian businessman whose testimony helped investigators arrest and indict numerous officials in the FIFA corruption scandal, has died at the age of 74.
Former South Korean President denies receiving bribes to clear Samsung chairman during Pyeongchang 2018 bid
Ex-South Korean President Lee Myung-bak has denied corruption allegations including those surrounding a controversial pardon granted to Samsung chairman Lee Kun-hee in time for him to help spearhead Pyeongchang 2018's successful bid for the 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Frenchman Michel Vion has reportedly emerged as a third possible contender vying for the Presidency of the International Biathlon Union (IBU).
Australian weightlifter Francois Etoundi has claimed to have had his bronze medal from the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games stolen from his car outside his Melbourne home.
International Surfing Association (ISA) President Fernando Aguerre has hailed the organisation's gender equality initiatives after the governing body confirmed men and women will have the same number of competition places at the next two editions of their World Championships.
The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) has decided to leave out traditional saris from their athletes' dress code for the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta and Palembang.
The Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) has held a sports medicine seminar in Lagos.
Sarah Murray, who managed the unified Korean women’s ice hockey team at the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games, has been appointed the coach of Owatonna High School’s (OHS) girls’ team in her native Minnesota.
Rohler rises to the occasion as Germany’s javelin aces give historic Hayward Field a final Diamond League flourish
Germany’s Olympic javelin champion Thomas Rohler produced a meeting record of 89.88 metres to finish clear of his two home rivals - world champion Johannes Vetter and Andreas Hofmann - on the opening night of the International Association of Athletics Federations Diamond League event in Eugene, Oregon.
Russian Sports Minister Pavel Kolobkov today denied that Russia has backed down and accepted the findings of the McLaren Report, despite signing a letter sent to the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) which appears to go further than ever before towards doing so.
Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has been called as a defence witness by disgraced Rio de Janeiro Governor Sérgio Cabral regarding the investigation into alleged bribes paid before the city was awarded the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Dominican Republic’s Welington Castillo has been given an 80-game suspension by Major League Baseball (MLB) after testing positive for erythropoietin (EPO).
Legal action has been launched by the Pacific Games Council (PGC) and the Tonga Association of Sport and National Olympic Committee (TASANOC) against the country's Government after the nation withdrew from hosting the 2019 Pacific Games.
World number 84 Nicolas Kicker has been found guilty of match-fixing and "other offences", the Tennis Integrity Unit (TIU) has announced.