Former treasurer and member of the South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL) Executive Committee Romer Osuna has been handed a lifetime ban by the Adjudicatory Chamber of FIFA's independent Ethics Committee.
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Olympian Arina Tsitsilina believes the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) BSB Bank World Challenge Cup event in Minsk this week offers an opportunity for a youthful Belarussian team to break through on the world stage.
There was double delight for Zimbabwe at the International Hockey Federation (FIH) African Olympic qualifiers with both the men's and women's teams securing their first wins in Stellenbosch in South Africa.
Jörn Verleger was elected as the International Fistball Association President at its Congress in Winterthur in Switzerland.
World ParaVolley (WPV) is seeking a new host for the women's Final Paralympic Qualification Tournament in 2020 after Italy pulled out of staging the competition.
Tokyo roads to be paved with heat-shielding material to help reduce temperatures during Olympic marathon races
Alleviating the extreme heat concerns at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games remains a key priority for organisers according to Takeo Hirata, the Japanese Government's coordinator for the Games.
Controversial Australian tennis player Nick Kyrgios is facing heavy sanctions from the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) after swearing and appearing to spit at a chair umpire at the end of his Cincinnati Masters third round defeat to Russia's Karen Khachanov.
World number one Naomi Osaka was forced to dig deep against Aliaksandra Sasnovich to reach the third round of the Cincinnati Masters.
Britain got their International Federation of American Football (IFAF) Women's European Championship campaign back on track with victory against Austria in Leeds.
World Skeleton Championship 2015 bronze medallist Elisabeth Maier will take a break from the sport after announcing her pregnancy on social media.
The Democratic Republic of the Congo set up a meeting against Nigeria in the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Women's AfroBasket quarter-finals with a 78-46 victory against Cape Verde in Dakar.
Australia's Ella Sibley won the first individual gold of the International Cycling Union World Junior Track Cycling Championships with victory in the women's scratch race in Frankfurt.
Ireland's Sam Bennett extended his lead at the International Cycling Union Binckbank Tour in Belgium by completing a hat-trick of stage wins in Aalter.
A host of Paralympic champions and medallists have been named on a 257-member United States team for this year's Parapan American Games in Lima.
New Zealand's Morgan Diehl and Diego Font of Mexico share the lead of the open men's slalom contest at the International Waterski and Wakeboard Federation World Waterski Championships in Putrajaya in Malaysia.