The Institute of National Anti-Doping Organisations (iNADO) has backed calls for the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) to have more independent members and greater participation of athletes in the decision-making process.
Paris 2024 has appointed Damien Rajot as the on-site commercial operations director for the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
UK Sport has received an assurance of Government funding for the postponed Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo next year.
Double Olympic gold medallist and five-time world champion Lin Dan has announced his retirement, bringing an end to a glittering badminton career.
Prague has stepped in to replace London as hosts of this year's European Canoe Slalom Championships after the event in the British capital was cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Ireland's high performance boxers have been granted special dispensation to return to training on July 20 to start preparations for the postponed Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Viktor Maigourov, a candidate for President of the Russian Biathlon Union (RBU), has claimed he will stand down within a year of being elected if he ousts incumbent Vladimir Drachev but fails to "fulfil my promises".
The Yokohama leg of this year's Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating has been cancelled because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Brazilian Olympic Committee (COB) has received the Olympism in Action Trophy, in recognition of its promotion of sustainability initiatives during the 2019 Youth School Games (YSG).
Mohammad Tabe has been appointed acting secretary general of the Iran National Paralympic Committee (NPC) following the resignation of Hadi Rezaei.
Egypt's Nouran Gohar is the new Professional Squash Association (PSA) women's world number one after replacing retired compatriot Raneem El Welily at the top of the rankings.
Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) director general Yury Ganus believes there is a "high probability" World Athletics will expel the Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF) after the organisation missed a deadline to pay a fine.
The Sport and Rights Alliance has urged the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games Organising Committee to address the country's human rights issues in its sustainability plan.
Jean Castex has been named French Prime Minister in what appears to be a significant boost for Paris 2024.
Kenya's former world marathon record holder Wilson Kipsang has been given a four-year ban from the sport following whereabouts failures and tampering by providing false evidence and witness testimony.