The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) has written to each of its 193 member federations with a stark warning that a repeat of the doping problems of the past could have “irrevocable” consequences for the sport.
Berit Kjøll pulled off a stunning two-vote victory as she was elected President of the Norwegian Olympic and Paralympic Committee and Confederation of Sports (NIF) at its General Assembly in Lillehammer.
Pakistan Hockey Federation claim country should be given "special treatment" in Tokyo 2020 qualification bid
Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) secretary general Asif Bajwa has claimed the country should be given "special treatment" in its bid to qualify for next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
United States rugby sevens ace Danny Barrett says successful qualification for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games is "huge for us".
Samoa's Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi will represent his country in archery at the 2019 Pacific Games after he progressed through trials.
Former diver Sarah Barrow will lead a project to develop the sport in the West Midlands in the build-up to the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games and beyond.
Three Samoan taekwondo athletes have been named to the host nation's squad for this year's Pacific Games after earning their black belts.
Johnson-Thompson and Warner set world leads to claim victory at IAAF Combined Events Challenge in Götzis
Britain's Katarina Johnson-Thompson and Damian Warner of Canada converted their overnight leads into victories at the Götzis Hypo-Meeting in Austria.
Russia's world number 81 Anastasia Potapova of Russia shocked fifth seed Angelique Kerber of Germany in the first round of the French Open.
Ecuador’s Richard Carapaz extended his lead in the Giro d’Italia today after a 15th stage that produced a first Grand Tour win for Italy’s Dario Cataldo and a costly crash for Primož Roglič, who lost ground in his chase for the pink jersey.
China reclaimed the Badminton World Federation Sudirman Cup after whitewashing Japan 3-0 on home soil in the final in Nanning.
South Korean sensation Kim Min-jong upstaged former Olympic champion Naidangiin Tüvshinbayar to claim the gold medal in the men's over-100 kilograms event at the International Judo Federation Grand Prix in Hohhot in China.
Olympic champions Fiji moved into the overall lead in the race for the World Rugby Sevens Series title as they thrashed Australia in the final in London.
India's Apurvi Chandela triumphed in the women's 10 metre air rifle event at the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Rifle and Pistol World Cup in Munich.
Germany picked up three gold medals on the concluding day of the International Canoe Federation (ICF) Canoe Sprint World Cup in Poznań.