FIFA and US Soccer have stated that all 17 American cities vying to host matches for the 2026 World Cup will start on an equal basis ahead of its workshops with the shortlisted organisers.
Russian modern pentathlete Svetlana Lebedeva has tested positive for COVID-19 and is now unable to join the rest of the national team at its training camp.
Commonwealth Games representatives to discuss Hamilton 2026 bid with city's General Issues Committee
Members of the Hamilton bid team, Commonwealth Sport Canada (CSC) and the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) are to meet the city's General Issues Committee (GIC) to discuss the city's planned 2026 bid.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has released dates for the organisation's Annual Symposium and Therapeutic Use Exemption (TUE) Symposium in 2021.
World Athletics says global calendar impossible if based on politics after long jumper's call to avoid China
World Athletics has said it would be impossible to maintain a global sporting calendar if it changed competitions based on shifting political landscapes, after long jumper Tyrone Smith called for the governing body to refuse to host Diamond League events in China until the new security law in Hong Kong is repealed.
Outgoing All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) chief executive Richard Lewis has confirmed the organisation will not be able to insure Wimbledon against the possibility of a pandemic cancelling the event again next year.
Black British sprinter Bianca Williams has accused the Metropolitan Police in London of institutional racism and violence following a traffic stop with her partner.
The 2022 Invictus Games in Düsseldorf will now be delayed by a year due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, following the same decision for the 2020 edition.
China’s women’s volleyball head coach Lang Ping has confirmed her intention to retire after the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
British four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah has set his sights on breaking the one-hour world record at the Wanda Diamond League event in Brussels in September.
Finland's two-time Olympic rowing bronze medallist Veli Lehtelä has died at the age of 84 in the city of Valkeakoski.
Sir John Walker has donated his national team warm-up suit from the Edinburgh 1986 Commonwealth Games to World Athletics Heritage Collection.
Association of Boxing Alliances in The Philippines (ABAP) President Ricky Vargas believes the country "lost steam" after the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games were postponed to next year.
Eight Russian creative agencies have submitted 24 works in total for the logo competition of the International University Sports Federation (FISU) Yekaterinburg 2023 Summer World University Games.
Gary Longhi, Canada's flag-bearer for the Opening Ceremony of the Sydney 2000 Paralympics and a four-time Paralympian, has died at the age of 56.