The International Olympic Committee (IOC) will donate €500,000 (£432,000/$562,000) towards the restoration of Notre-Dame cathedral to ensure the famous building is repaired in time for Paris 2024.
Japanese residents can apply for tickets for next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo from May 9, it was announced today.
Former WADA director general Howman claims rethink of anti-doping is needed and says system is stuck in the past
Anti-doping is stuck in the past and a rethink of the system is drastically needed, former World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) director general David Howman has claimed.
Hamad Kalkaba Malboum has been re-elected Confederation of African Athletics (CAA) President after he comfortably defeated challenger Amara Khaled at the organisation's Congress in Abidjan.
One in three samples collected during Indian sub-junior and junior national weightlifting championships return positive
One in three samples collected during India’s sub-junior and junior national weightlifting championships have returned positive, it has been revealed.
International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) President René Fasel has claimed that Beijing hosting the 2022 Winter Olympic Games will be a big boost to the development of winter sports in China.
ITU President claims new safeguarding policy will ensure triathlon is "rewarding and positive experience"
International Triathlon Union's (ITU) President Marisol Casado has claimed that the organisation's new safeguarding policy will ensure triathlon is a "rewarding and positive experience".
Members of India's Para archery team were given second-floor hotel rooms without lifts on their return from an international tournament, with some athletes having to be carried up the stairs by coaches and support staff.
Sport Ireland chief claims Delaney no longer involved with FAI following decision to step aside as executive vice-president
Sport Ireland chief executive John Treacy has claimed John Delaney is no longer involved with the Football Association of Ireland (FAI) after the under-fire official offered to step aside from his role as executive vice-president.
Discussions on AIBA future as Olympic governing body to headline extraordinary EUBC Executive Committee meeting
The International Boxing Association's (AIBA) precarious status as the Olympic governing body for the sport is among the headline topics set to be discussed during an extraordinary meeting of the European Boxing Confederation (EUBC) Executive Committee tomorrow.
More than 720,000 tickets have been sold for the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup in France with 50 days to go until the tournament kicks off.
Alpine sensation Mikaela Shiffrin has become the first skier – male or female – to top the CHF 1 million (£760,000/$989,000/€879,000) mark in prize money during a season.
Australian Israel Folau has formally challenged Rugby Australia's decision to end his contract after posting anti-gay comments in a social media post.
Four national federations have launched bids to host the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Women's EuroBasket 2021.
World Rugby has announced a new global partnership with international safety science leader UL for its men’s and women’s Sevens Series.