FIFA has been plunged further into crisis after secretary general Jérôme Valcke was suspended and relieved of his duties following accusations he was involved in a scheme to sell World Cup tickets for above their face value.
Russia took home both the overall male and female team titles at the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) World Para-Taekwondo Championships here, demonstrating the country’s supremacy in the sport.
Olympic champion Hancock seals second world title as ISSF Shotgun World Championships draw to dramatic close
Olympic champion Vincent Hancock of the United States claimed his second world title as he took gold in the men’s skeet event on the final day of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Shotgun World Championships in Lonato.
Kimberley Woods impresses as home favourites sail through to semi-finals at Canoe Slalom World Championships
British canoeists enjoyed a superb second day at the ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships here today, as all of their competitors reached the semi-final stage of the men’s and women’s C1 events.
Beijing 2008 Olympic gold medallists the United States and reigning world champions Poland continued their fine starts to their International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) Men’s World Cup campaigns as both nations picked up their seventh victories in Japan today.
Switzerland has approved the extradition of Uruguay’s Eugenio Figueredo, who was one of seven FIFA officials arrested in Zurich earlier this year.
Britain’s Lorenzo Chiavarini produced the performance of the day as he collected wins in both of the laser races despite a challenging wind and strong current causing problems for the majority of the sailors on day two of the ISAF World Cup in Qingdao.
Manoel Messias secured Brazil its first-ever junior title on the global stage as the 2015 International Triathlon Union (ITU) World Triathlon Grand Final officially begun in Chicago.
Human resource consultancy company Adecco has extended its deal as an international sponsor for the Davis Cup and Fed Cup for a further three years, the International Tennis Federation has announced.
Next month’s European Athletics Convention in Lausanne will involve a full house of keynote speakers following confirmations of attendance from the International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach, newly-elected International Association of Athletics Federations President Sebastian Coe and Patrick Hickey, President of the European Olympic Committees.
The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has announced it has concluded testing on the five-a-side version of the sport at Loughborough University in England.
The European Taekwondo Union (ETU) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the International Sports Press Association (AIPS) Europe during the latter’s Congress at the Belarusian Olympic Committee headquarters in Minsk.
The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) has released details of its new competition and qualification system, which will come into effect in two years time.
Spain came from behind to secure an 80-75 overtime victory over the host nation France in their EuroBasket semi-final clash in Lille, but much of the credit for their triumph must go to Pau Gasol who produced an inspired individual display.
Serbia reached the semi-finals of EuroBasket for the first time since 2009 after they ended the Czech Republic's challenge by recording an 89-75 victory over their rivals in Lille.