The International Judo Federation (IJF) held its first Gender Equity Conference today here today where its President Marius Vizer stressed that they would follow a criteria of promotion based on professionality rather than gender.
Record-breaking television and digital coverage is anticipated for the 2018 World Judo Championships, scheduled to begin here tomorrow.
An Opening Ceremony for the International University Sports Federation (FISU) World University Weightlifting Championships has been held in Biała Podlaska in Poland.
Three officials implicated in the widespread FIFA corruption scandal have been banned from football for life by the Adjudicatory Chamber of the governing body's Ethics Committee.
Swedish umpire Mohamed Lahyani has been suspended from his next two tournaments after the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) ruled he had committed a breach of impartiality regulations during a controversial incident with Nick Kyrgios at the US Open.
International Boxing Association (AIBA) interim President Gafur Rakhimov has claimed the sport has a "bright future", despite the threat of the Olympic axe as several Commissions within the worldwide governing body held meetings in Sofia.
Santiago Muñiz of Argentina won the second gold medal of his career at the International Surfing Association (ISA) World Surfing Games in Tahara in Japan today.
IJF President hails "historic" restoration of Abu Dhabi Grand Slam after promise to allow Israeli athletes compete
International Judo Federation (IJF) President Marius Vizer has hailed the reinstatement of the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam after officials in the United Arab Emirates confirmed that Israel would be welcome to compete as a historic moment for sport around the world.
World champion Lee Dae Hoon was one of three winners on the opening day of the World Taekwondo Grand Prix in Taoyuan in Chinese Taipei, topping the men’s under-68 kilograms podium.
Naomi Osaka of Japan won her first game after her US Open victory to progress to the quarter-finals of the Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo.
The second day of the International Hockey Federation's (FIH) Hockey Open Series in Santiago in Chile saw a number of high-scoring matches.
Top seed Tai Tzu Ying has been eliminated from the Badminton World Federation (BWF) China Open after suffering a first-round defeat to home favourite Gao Fangjie in Changzhou today.
World Rugby and the International Olympic Committee have confirmed the qualification process for the men's and women's rugby sevens tournaments at Tokyo 2020.
A senior World Taekwondo delegation and the global governing body’s demonstration team have been invited to North Korea by International Taekwondo Federation (ITF) President Ri Yong Son as the two organisations continue to develop their collaboration.
A total of six softball games and one baseball game will be staged at Fukushima Azuma Baseball Stadium as part of the sports’ historic return to the Olympic Games at Tokyo 2020.