China has withdrawn as host of the qualifying tournament for the women's Olympic football at Tokyo 2020 because of the coronavirus outbreak and the event next month has been relocated to Sydney, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has announced.
This year's Hong Kong Marathon has been cancelled because of fears over the coronavirus outbreak, it has been announced.
British Sports Minister Nigel Adams said the prospect of India missing the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games over the absence of shooting was "absolutely bonkers".
Participants and spectators attending the Olympic Torch Relay in Fukushima prefecture have been promised that it is safe and they will not be exposed to radiation.
Iran's only female Olympic medallist Kimia Alizadeh has said she plans to compete for Germany after fleeing her home country.
The Italian town of Assisi has been announced as the host of the second International Boxing Association (AIBA) Continental Forum.
Australian sport is in the middle of another row over ball-tampering - this time with tennis player John Millman at the centre following his five-set defeat to Roger Federer at the Australian Open.
Ugandan Olympians from as far back as Rome 1960 gathered for a reunion in Kampala.
Ashleigh Barty kept her bid for a historic home triumph at the Australian Open alive by reaching the quarter-finals at Melbourne Park.
Francesco Friedrich’s four-man bobsleigh team won a head-to-head German battle against Johannes Lochner after posting the fastest time of the weekend in the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (IBSF) World Cup in Königssee, Germany.
Mikaela Shiffrin won a second International Ski Federation (FIS) Alpine Ski World Cup gold of the weekend in the super-G, following her downhill triumph two days prior.
Suzanne Schulting of The Netherlands earned two more gold medals as the International Skating Union (ISU) Short Track European Championships reached their conclusion.
Kamil Stoch was back on top of the podium in front of a home crowd at the International Ski Federation (FIS) Ski Jumping World Cup in Zakopane.
Norway's Jarl Magnus Riiber maintained his dominance of this season’s International Ski Federation (FIS) Nordic Combined World Cup as he earned his eighth victory of the season at the newly renovated German venue of Oberstdorf.
Switzerland’s Daniel Yule claimed the men’s slalom title on the closing day of the prestigious International Ski Federation (FIS) World Cup at Kitzbühel in Austria as men’s overall leader Henrik Kristoffersen of Norway had a relative off-day.