Japan’s former world champion Ami Kondo has retired from judo at the age of 25 to concentrate on a new career as a teacher.
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Anna Leshchikova has been elected as the new President of the Russian Shooting Union (SSR) as a replacement for Vladimir Lisin.
World Lacrosse has taken an important step to setting up a Hall of Fame with the aim of honouring, celebrating, preserving and sharing the outstanding accomplishments and contributions of those who have helped contribute to the sport.
Six Russian intelligence officers have been charged in the United States in an alleged global computer hacking operation that included the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang.
An ambition to become the dominant company in the lucrative football trading card and sticker market has led to The Topps Company appointing the United States’ two-time winning FIFA Women's World Cup coach Jill Ellis to its Board of Directors.
Russia confirm bid for 2026 European Women's Handball Championship after Shishkarev re-elected President
Russia has confirmed plans to bid for the 2026 European Women's Handball Championship.
International Boxing Association (AIBA) Presidential contender Umar Kremlev is expected to be released from hospital in Moscow in the next few days after recovering from coronavirus.
A bronze statue of triple Olympic gold medal-winning horse Valegro is to be erected in the small market town in Gloucestershire in England where the gelding is based with his rider Charlotte Dujardin.
A logo and mascot for the 2023 African Games in Ghana is due to be announced before the end of the year as the country continues to press on with preparations despite the effect of COVID-19.
Germany’s flag that was carried during the Opening Ceremony of the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro has been put up for sale on eBay for $10,000 (£7,700/€8,500).
A young boxer from Ghana tipped to be among the country’s main hopes for a medal at the 2023 African Games has been buried today after suddenly dying last month.
This year’s European Fencing Championships in Minsk have been officially cancelled because of the coronavirus pandemic, it has been announced.
A claim by Frankie Fredericks that International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach tried to hamper an investigation into corruption by telling him not to travel to France has been dismissed by the organisation.
The Media Village being built for the 2024 Olympics and Paralympics in Paris is to be constructed in two stages, it has been revealed, with 700 homes ready in time for the Games and the remaining 600 completed after the event has finished.