The involvement of professional bodies in the boxing tournament at next year's Olympic Games appears to have moved a step closer after the World Boxing Association (WBA) revealed a desire to help organise the sport at Tokyo 2020.
Three Samoan taekwondo athletes have been named to the host nation's squad for this year's Pacific Games after earning their black belts.
Saint Petersburg awarded 2023 IIHF World Championship as Czech Republic given 2024 and joint Sweden-Denmark bid 2025
Saint Petersburg in Russia has been awarded the 2023 International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) World Championships, it has been announced.
Association of Paddlesurf Professionals head hopeful of Paris 2024 inclusion for SUP despite ownership row
A dispute over the ownership of stand-up paddling is damaging the sport's chances of featuring at Paris 2024 and needs to be resolved soon if the discipline is to be included on the Olympic programme, according to the head of the Association of Paddlesurf Professionals (APP).
The International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF) has threatened legal action against the Global Association of International Sports Federations (GAISF) after its application for recognition from the umbrella body was rejected earlier this year.
City authorities in Minsk revealed selfie sticks would be banned from the 2019 European Games as they announced upgraded security measures.
Sven Mollekleiv is favourite to take over from Tom Tvedt as President of the Norwegian Olympic and Paralympic Committee and Confederation of Sports (NIF) when the organisation holds elections at its General Assembly tomorrow.
China's first world curling champion Wang Bingyu has been appointed programme director for the sport at the 2022 Winter Olympic Games in Beijing, it has been announced.
Commonwealth Games Australia (CGA) has added the country's national governing bodies for archery, cricket, shooting and volleyball as associate members, they have announced.
Pyeongchang 2018 speed skating gold medallist Samuel Girard has announced his retirement aged 22.
World Taekwondo Europe (WTE) President Sakis Pragalos has appointed Kalvo Salmus as his special advisor.
The West Asia Baseball Cup 2019 has been postponed until mid-July in order to avoid a clash with the International Cricket Council Cricket World Cup.
Olympic bronze medallist Damian Warner of Canada broke his own 100 metres decathlon world record as he finished the opening day at the Götzis Hypo-Meeting in Austria in pole position.
Finland shocked a previously-undefeated Russian side to secure a place in the final of the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) World Championship in Slovakia.
Ecuador’s Richard Carapaz took over the pink jersey of Giro d’Italia leader today with a sustained drive over the final 28 kilometres of stage 14 that saw him finish more than a minute and a half clear of his nearest challenger on the day, Britain’s Simon Yates.