The International University Sports Federation (FISU) has described its second inspection visit to Yekaterinburg, the host city of the 2023 Summer Universiade, as being a success.
French energy giant EDF has been unveiled as the second "Premium Partner" of the Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Construction work on the new National Stadium, the main venue for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, has been completed at a final cost of ¥157 billion (£1.2 billion/$1.4 billion/€1.3 billion), the Japan Sport Council (JSC) announced today.
One of the testers at the centre of the case involving three-time Olympic swimming champion Sun Yang has reportedly claimed he is a construction worker and not a professional doping control assistant.
The German Olympic Sports Confederation (DOSB) has expressed delight following the National Parliament's decision to approve additional funding of around €30 million (£26 million/$33 million) for competitive sport in the country for 2020.
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has welcomed Airbnb as a new worldwide Paralympic partner in a nine-year, five-Games deal, officially launched with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) yesterday.
Calls for former athletes to be stripped of their pensions if they are found to have engaged in immoral activity have been rejected by the Hungarian Olympic Committee (MOB), following the scandal involving its former President Zsolt Borkai.
The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) 3x3 Universality Olympic Qualifying Tournament (UOQT) will take place in Budapest from April 24 to 26, it has been announced.
World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) President Riccardo Fraccari has claimed the recently concluded second edition of the Premier12 confirms the success of the event's innovative formula.
The United States has been chosen to host the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) Women's Olympic Qualifying Championship final tournament next year.
A vote to retain reining as an International Equestrian Federation (FEI) discipline was passed unanimously at the world governing body's Extraordinary General Assembly in Moscow today.
A group of six runners from Russia have been cleared by World Athletics to compete in next month's European Cross Country Championships in Lisbon, it has been announced.
Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) President Habu Gumel has paid tribute to Alex Akinyele, the country's former Minister of Information who died last week.
Budapest has been announced as the host city for the first Teqball World Championships next month.
The first Olympic medals won by a British black athlete sold at auction today for £8,000 ($10,300/€9,300) - nearly three times their original estimate.