USA Softball have announced Ken Eriksen as head coach of the women’s softball team for next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
United States defending champion Trevor Crabb enjoyed a strong start to the Jinjiang Open with new partner Tri Bourne.
Australia and New Zealand will seek to defend their International Basketball Federation (FIBA) 3x3 Asia Cup titles as the main draw begins tomorrow in Changsha.
The International Boxing Association (AIBA) has been suspended as the Olympic governing body for the sport and will not play any role in organising the tournament at Tokyo 2020, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced today.
Greece's absence on the International Olympic Committee (IOC) is set to end with Spyros Capralos being proposed for election as a member here today.
Olympic bids to be widened beyond one host city and flexible timeline installed under proposals from IOC working group
Future hosts of the Olympic and Paralympic Games could be multiple cities, regions or countries and the elections may be held over or less than seven years in advance if changes to the bidding process are approved by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Session next month.
Chinese double Olympic gold medallist set to become WADA vice-president after IOC Executive Board nomination
Double Olympic short track speed skating gold medallist Yang Yang is set to become vice-president of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) after she was nominated as the Olympic Movement representative for the position.
FIFA scraps plans to expand Qatar 2022 World Cup to 48 teams because of political tensions in Middle East
FIFA has abandoned controversial plans to expand the 2022 World Cup in Qatar 32 to 48 teams because of political tension in the region.
BeIn Sports chief executive facing allegations of corruption over Doha bid for IAAF World Championships
It has emerged that the chief executive of Qatar broadcaster BeIn Sports is facing allegations of "active corruption" over Doha's bid for the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships.
Tokyo 2020 transport plans to be put to test over summer with officials weighing up congestion countermeasures
Japanese Government officials are hoping the upcoming test events in Tokyo will enable them to test transport plans for next year’s Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Michael Rotich, Kenya's athletics team manager at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, has been banned from the sport for 10 years after the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Ethics Board found him guilty of "dishonest and corrupt" conduct.
Bahrain's Olympic marathon silver medallist Eunice Kirwa has been provisionally suspended by the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) after testing positive for erythropoietin (EPO), it has been announced.
Olympic 100 metres breaststroke gold medallist Rūta Meilutytė has announced her retirement from swimming at the age of 22 two weeks after it emerged that she was facing a suspension for missing three drugs tests in 12 months.
Athletics Federation of India anger over failure to report earlier failure as Asian 800m champion tests positive
India’s Gomathi Marimuthu, surprise winner of the women’s 800 metres gold at last month’s Asian Athletics Championships in Doha, stands to lose her title after her sample taken there tested positive for a banned substance.
International Ice Hockey Federation to elect new President to succeed Fasel at Saint Petersburg Congress in September 2020
René Fasel's successor as President of the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) is set to be elected in Saint Petersburg in September 2020, he revealed today.