A date of November 29 has been set for the start of the trial of Patrick Hickey after he was charged with a series of offences linked to the illegal distribution of tickets for last year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Brazilian Federal police working alongside French investigators have searched the house of Carlos Nuzman today as part of an investigation into the bidding process for the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games awarded to Rio de Janeiro.
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has today announced the medal programme for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games with four sports having more events than Rio 2016 but athletics and swimming having less.
When a new President of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) is elected on September 8 at the IPC Assembly in Abu Dhabi, Sir Philip Craven, who has filled that role since 2001, will be free of what he describes as an "eight-days-a-week job".
Annual revenue generated by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has nearly doubled over the past four years.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) member Luis Alberto Moreno has claimed Rio de Janeiro is "better off" after hosting the 2016 Olympic Games, despite the ongoing political and economic problems in Brazil.
Patrick Hickey will not have to return to Brazil to face charges of ticket touting, money laundering and tax evasion even if he is put on trial, it has been claimed.
New documents released in Brazil have revealed how officials working for Rio 2016 lobbied in Africa in the late stages of their successful bid to host the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Brazilian police investigate whether "ghost athletes" set-up to divert funds from Olympic support programme
Federal investigators in Brazil are investigating possible corruption surrounding the Bolsa Atleta Athlete Scholarship programme designed to support aspiring Olympians and Paralympians.
AIBA President C K Wu has claimed there is "nothing to hide" in the new scoring system being used here at a World Championships for the first time.
Japan clinched three of the four gold medals on offer but were denied a clean sweep by Vanesa Kaladzinskaya of Belarus' dramatic late victory over Mayu Mukaida as women's competition at the United World Wrestling (UWW) World Championships concluded here today.
Ellie Simmonds will be back in training this month and setting her sights on further glory at the Tokyo 2020 Games.
Ireland’s Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport has confirmed that the Moran Report looking into a ticketing scandal at Rio 2016 involving officials from the country will be sent to the Ethics Commission of the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
Kitty Chiller will not serve as Australia’s Chef de Mission at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, with a replacement set to be named next week.
Tonga's Rio 2016 taekwondo sensation Pita Taufatofua has said his Winter Olympic dream is "bigger than himself".