More qualifying competitions will take place this month before esports' debut in August's Asian Games in Jakarta and Palembang.
Australian student-athletes and universities will now be promoted on a national stage after UniSport Australia agreed a deal with Fox Sports.
Danny Kazandjian has been appointed operations manager for the Rugby League International Federation (RLIF), after what has been described as an "exhaustive" recruitment process.
England's top women's player Laura Massaro will be among her country's coaching staff at next month's World Junior Squash Individual Championships in Chennai.
Rodchenkov welcomes new act named after him seeking to criminalise doping in international competitions
Grigory Rodchenkov has welcomed the introduction of a bill named after him in the House of Representatives which would establish criminal penalties for doping offences affecting US athletes and companies at international sports competitions.
Paris 2024 officials confirmed here today that they have dropped their plans to build a permanent 15,000-capacity aquatics centre next to the Stade de France, as they signed a a protocol for the Games budget guaranteeing to maintain the Government contribution at its agreed limit of €1.5 billion (£1.3 billion/$1.7 billion).
Brazilian Football Confederation head Antonio Carlos Nunes reportedly voted for Morocco rather the United bid in the 2026 FIFA World Cup race on the assumption that his choice would remain private.
Representatives from 17 National Anti-Doping Organisations (NADOs) have reiterated their belief that Russia should not be declared recompliant with global drug testing rules until they have met all of their conditions for readmission.
Three-time world champion Asbel Kiprop says he has given up trying to prove his positive doping sample was contaminated.
Russian curler implicated in "disappearing" positive drug tests before Sochi 2014 appointed member of national federation's Executive Committee
Two-time European champion Ekaterina Galkina, who is currently under investigation for submitting "disappearing positive" samples shortly before the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games, has become a member of the Executive Committee of the Russian Curling Federation (FCR).
The International Centre for Sport Security (ICSS) has promoted Karen Webb to the new position of group chief operating officer.
Tonga Prime Minister accused of dictatorial political interference and attempting to dissolve country's NOC
The Tonga Association of Sport and National Olympic Committee (TASANOC) have accused the country's Prime Minister of "dictatorial and blatant political interference in sport" with claims he has sought to dissolve the organisation.
Three members of the women's Brazilian wheelchair basketball team have been suspended for allegedly sexually abusing a team-mate in a brewing scandal which has already been connected with the suicide of the national team coordinator.
Chinese Skating Association opt not to host any ISU events during 2018-2019 season with Beijing 2022 in mind
The Chinese Skating Association (CSA) has cited the renovation of venues for the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games as one of the reasons behind its decision not to host any International Skating Union (ISU) events during the 2018-2019 season.
This year's Asian Games hosts Indonesia say they hope the event in August can be a "national celebration".