International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has urged European countries to "lead by example" by ensuring their athletes follow the strict COVID-19 measures that will be in place at Tokyo 2020.
EOC posts surplus while warning that Tokyo 2020 delay has stretched many NOCs "almost to breaking point"
The European Olympic Committees (EOC) has reported a small surplus of just over €300,000 (£257,000/$364,000) for the COVID-scarred year of 2020.
Copa América will kickoff in Brazil on Sunday (June 13) after the country’s Supreme Federal Court ruled against calls for it to be cancelled amid fears that it could help make the country’s already dire fight against COVID-19 worse.
Newly-elected European Olympic Committees (EOC) President Spyros Capralos is hopeful a Western nation will come forward to host the 2027 European Games.
Colombia’s entire team of eight weightlifters faces suspension from the delayed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games after a Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) decision.
The European Olympic Committees (EOC) is targeting signing the host city contract for the 2023 European Games with Kraków-Małopolska within the next month.
Belarus Sports and Tourism Minister Sergey Kovalchuk has hit out at politicians in the West urging their countries to boycott next year’s Winter Olympic Games over fears about China’s human rights record.
Incorporatewear Ltd has been appointed as the official workforce uniform provider of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.
Double Olympic swimming silver medallist Maddie Groves has withdrawn from Australia's Tokyo 2020 trials after taking aim at "misogynistic perverts" in the sport.
A lifetime ban for a weightlifting coach has cost Mexico four quota places for the delayed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
The world's best judoka have elected a new International Judo Federation (IJF) Athletes' Commission, which represents all five continental regions, at the ongoing World Championships in Budapest.
A race walking mixed team event is set to make its Olympic debut at Paris 2024, following confirmation from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board that it will be the mixed-gender contest added to the athletics programme.
The European Fencing Championships in Plovdiv have been delayed until at least the autumn, following on from the cancellation of last year's event in Minsk because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Parkrun has written to the United Kingdom Prime Minister Boris Johnson warning a further delay to its return is now "likely" and that it is therefore "fearful for our future".
Germany's Anna Maria Wagner claimed her first world title after winning the women's under-78-kilogram final on the sixth day of the International Judo Federation World Judo Championships at the László Papp Budapest Sports Arena in Budapest.