The International Swimming Federation (FINA) expects to be able to restrict this year's deficit to less than CHF20 million (£16.6 million/$20.8 million/€18.6 million), in spite of severe COVID-19-related disruption to originally anticipated cash flows.
A new survey polling Japanese residents has found that 77 per cent of those questioned believe that the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics "cannot be held" next year.
Indian Olympic Association (IOA) President Narinder Batra has called on the organisation to allow Committees appointed by him to start functioning, despite claims from vice-president Sudhanshu Mittal that he did not have the power to make the appointments.
French national hockey team co-captain Hugo Genestet has retired from the international game after testing positive for cocaine, abandoning his chance of playing at his home Olympics at Paris 2024.
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.
Klaus Waldner has been appointed as race director for ski and snowboard cross by the International Ski Federation (FIS).
Canadian judokas have returned to training amid the coronavirus pandemic but are avoiding contact with the rest of the public.
USA Weightlifting (USAW) is today launching an eight week virtual competition with prizes for the top five male and female competitors at the end of the series.
British bobsleigh athlete Vicky Williamson has participated in the launch of a "Gender Play Gap" campaign led by Sportside, which aims to help increase participation in women's sport.
The Russian Luge Federation (RLF) has announced that it will host its National Championships in March in 2014 Winter Olympic host city Sochi.
The National Olympic Committee of the Islamic Republic of Iran welcomed guests as the country's Sports Hall of Fame was officially inaugurated in Tehran.
Tributes have been paid to men's softball great Bill Massey after his death at the age of 83.
Japan's Kyohei Hagiwara claimed victory in the Asian stage of the International Sambo Federation's (FIAS) online tournament.
The World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF) has published a new e-book which aims to help teachers coach the sport in schools.
The International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC) has created a new section on its website which is dedicated to Para-climbing.