Twenty-six International Olympic Committee (IOC)-recognised Federations have proposed events to be considered for inclusion at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, organisers have confirmed today following an Executive Board meeting in the Japanese capital.
Interpol has suspended a landmark four-year-old agreement with FIFA following investigations into corruption against world football’s governing body.
Sergey Bubka paid a hastily-arranged visit to Kathmandu, at the invitation of the Nepal Athletics Association (NAA), as it was confirmed that the Olympic Movement has promised $500,000 (£322,000/€445,000) to help the nation rebuild in the wake of the devastating recent earthquakes.
Ukrainian open water swimmer Olga Beresnyeva has been stripped of her seventh place finish at the London 2012 Olympic Games after admitting to taking EPO (Erythropoietin).
FIFA’s director of communications and public affairs Walter De Gregorio is quitting his post with immediate effect, ahead of quite possibly the most turbulent nine months in the world football body’s history.
Vanessa Sahinovic, who was the most seriously injured of the three Austrian synchronised swimmers involved in a bus accident in the Baku 2015 Athletes’ Village, is now in a stable condition in a hospital in Vienna, Austria following surgery.
Qualification for the basketball tournaments at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro has got underway with the women’s EuroBasket 2015 competition in Hungary and Romania.
International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Alpine Skiing and Snowboarding has reiterated that Pyeongchang 2018 still has "work to do” ahead of the Paralympic Winter Games.
A quartet of Olympic champions feature among a star-studded field at the latest International Judo Federation (IJF) Grand Prix which is set to get under way in the Hungarian capital Budapest tomorrow.
Judo Canada have become the latest governing body to name their athletes for the Parapan American Games in Toronto, which are set to be held from August 7 to 15.
The 2019 International Sports Federation for Persons with Intellectual Disability (Inas) Global Games will be held in Brisbane, Australia, the organisation has announced.
Only two races were possible on the third day of the International Sailing Federation (ISAF) World Cup in Weymouth and Portland, Britain, with a constantly changing wind making conditions unsailable.
Thailand replaced hosts Singapore at the top of the medal table by claiming seven gold medals on the final day of athletics competitions at the Southeast Asian Games.
Germany set up Olympic gold medal rematch at Hockey World League event with victory over South Korea
Olympic champions Germany set up a rematch of the London 2012 gold medal contest with The Netherlands as they reached the last four of the Hockey World League semi-final event with a 2-0 win over South Korea in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Hosts Chile opened their pursuit of a first Copa América title with a comfortable victory over Ecuador in Santiago, with goals from Arturo Vidal and Eduardo Vargas ensuring a 2-0 triumph.