Thailand are to launch a bid to host the sixth edition of the Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in 2021.
Tokyo 2020 executive director of communications and engagement Hidetoshi Fujisawa has condemned three Japanese baseball players at the centre of an illegal betting scandal but claimed the scandal will not hamper the sport's chances of inclusion at the Olympic Games in five years' time.
World Taekwondo Federation partnership "provides hope for refugees" claims United Nations representative
Dirk Hebecker, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Korea representative, has heaped praise on a partnership between the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) and the International Sport Cooperation Centre of Korea (ISC).
France and Spain are the two countries interested in hosting next year’s International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament, the sport’s governing body has revealed, with 10 nations in the running to stage the three men’s events.
Individual Olympic champions Berki and Zonderland crash out at Artistic Gymnastics World Championships
London 2012 pommel horse champion Krisztián Berki of Hungary and The Netherlands’ Olympic high bar gold medallist Epke Zonderland both crashed out of their respective events as the qualification phase at the Artistic Gymnastics World Championships came to a dramatic conclusion here today.
Brazil's Odair Santos fell three times in the closing stages of the men’s T11 5,000 metres and dropped out of the medal positions having led for most of the race at the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Athletics World Championships in Doha.
Wimbledon runner-up Garbiñe Muguruza made a winning start to the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) Finals in Singapore today, seeing off the Czech Republic's Lucie Šafářová in straight sets.
Russia claimed a men's double as individual finals came to a close today at the International Judo Federation (IJF) Junior World Championships in Abu Dhabi's IPIC Arena, with Niyaz Ilyasov and Tamerlan Bashaev each outclassing their respective rivals.
Ghana thumped Botswana 27-0 to make it two victories out of two in Pool A at the International Hockey Federation (FIH) Men’s African Championship in Johannesburg.
Venezuelan showjumper Pablo Barrios has been fined CHF1,500 (£1,00/$1,500/€1,400) and reprimanded by the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) Tribunal after he failed a doping test following last year’s Central American and Caribbean Games.
British duo Gordon Reid and Jordanne Whiley are both hoping home support can guide them to victory when the NEC Wheelchair Tennis Masters returns to the Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London in December.
Five-times Paralympic medallist Stephanie Millward has taken the last available space at the British Para-Swimming National Performance Centre (NPC) in Manchester ahead of Rio 2016, it has been announced.
Exclusive: Only the FIRS is capable of organising Olympic skateboarding but would seek help from rival bodies, official claims
International Olympic Committee (IOC) officials must deliver a "clear message" confirming how the International Roller Sports Federation (FIRS) would organise skateboarding at the Tokyo 2020 Games, it has been claimed.
The safety of Pakistani athletes at next year’s South Asian Games is expected to be raised by the Pakistan Olympic Association (POA) with their Indian counterparts at the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) General Assembly in the US capital Washington D.C.
Taekwondo Humanitarian Foundation among main items for discussion at International Sport Cooperation Conference
The newly-launched Taekwondo Humanitarian Foundation (THF) will be one of the main items for discussion at the International Sport Cooperation Conference here tomorrow.