Stanislav Pozdnyakov has become an ex-officio member of the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) Executive Council after the umbrella organisation confirmed the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) President as chairperson of its Culture and Education Commission.
Broadcast giant Sky is to end its involvement in cycling with 2019 being the final year for its highly successful Team Sky road team.
Details of World Taekwondo and International Taekwondo Federation accord to be discussed in Wuxi this week
Representatives of World Taekwondo and the International Taekwondo Federation are due to meet during this week’s Grand Slam Champions Series in Wuxi to discuss the accord proposed last month.
Japanese organisers of the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo have announced a shortlist of four nicknames for the event's official volunteers.
A Ryder Cup-style match between Europe and the United States is set to be be staged in the Dinamo Stadium in Minsk, Belarus, on September 9 and10 next year.
An appeal filed by the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) against a Moscow court ruling which attempted to overturn Alexander Zubkov's disqualification from Sochi 2014 will be heard later this month, it has been announced.
Thailand is preparing to extradite former Bahraini national footballer Hakeem al-Araibi back to his home country, despite international calls for them not to do so.
FIFA has provisionally banned Afghan Football Federation (AFF) President Keramuudin Karim after he was one of six officials suspended following allegations of sexual abuse against players from the women’s national team.
Two Italian doctors are being investigated for alleged culpable homicide following the sudden death of Fiorentina captain Davide Astori earlier this year.
Gothenburg in Sweden will host the 2021 European Karate Championships, it has been announced.
La Liga's plans to stage a regular season game in the United States have been scuppered after FC Barcelona withdrew their backing for next month's match against Girona.
Russian Ice Hockey Federation signs four-year deal with Nornikel and reveals new strategy for Beijing 2022 success
The Russian Ice Hockey Federation (FHR) has signed a four-year deal with the mining and smelting company Norilsk Nickel (Nornikel).
FIAS President Shestakov admits gaining Olympic place will be "difficult" but will continue to try to develop sport
International Sambo Federation (FIAS) President Vasily Shestakov has said it will be "difficult" for the sport to gain a spot on the Olympic programme, but that chances to achieve that goal still remain.
Swimmers from the United States dominated the second day of action at the International Swimming Federation (FINA) World Short Course Championships in Hangzhou to win five gold medals and set two more world records.
England and Australia have become the first teams to reach the semi-finals at the International Hockey Federation Men’s World Cup in Bhubaneswar.