Matthew Curtain, the former Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) director of sport and International Federations, is one of four non-executive directors to have been appointed to the British Weightlifting (BWL) Board.
Australia's preparations for this year's FIFA Women's World Cup have been plunged into crisis after the country's football association sacked head coach Alen Stajcic amid concerns over his leadership.
FIFA has condemned the killing of a Ghanaian journalist who helped expose corruption in African football.
Belgium’s Jasper Philipsen was awarded victory on the fifth stage of the Tour Down Under after home favourite Caleb Ewan was relegated following the sprint finish in Strathalbyn.
British Para-taekwondo athlete Amy Truesdale has said she does not feel any pressure before the 2019 World Para Taekwondo Championships in Turkey next month.
China are guaranteed success in the women’s singles event at the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Hungarian Open after four of the country’s players advanced to the semi-finals at the Budapest Olympic Hall today.
World record holder Kang Chae Young held off a strong challenge from three fellow South Koreans to take first place in the women’s recurve qualification standings at the Indoor Archery World Series event in Nîmes in France.
Guangzhou, Budapest and Indianapolis have been confirmed as the locations for the International Swimming Federation’s (FINA) Champions Swim Series.
Last year's Sailing World Championships in Aarhus delivered a significant direct economic and global media impact, according to a new study.
Olympic 10,000 metres silver medallist Paul Tanui from Kenya and Ireland’s double European champion Fionnuala McCormack are among the athletes set to take part in the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Antrim International Cross Country race tomorrow.
Defending champion Ratchanok Intanon of Thailand beat world number one Tai Tzu Ying of Chinese Taipei in a repeat of last year's final at the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Malaysia Masters.
International Hockey Federation (FIH) President Narinder Batra has claimed the Pro League will take the sport to the next level and repair the disconnect between fans and players on the eve of the opening match of the tournament.
FIFA President Gianni Infantino has claimed that most football associations support expanding the 2022 World Cup in Qatar from 32 teams to 48, with some matches to be played in neighbouring countries.
Defending champions Corey Frieswyk and Sarah Walker will aim to defend their elite titles at the Oceania BMX Championships in New Zealand.
Caroline Wozniacki’s Australian Open title defence came to an end in the third round as the Danish star suffered a three-set defeat to Russia’s Maria Sharapova in Melbourne.