China has withdrawn as host of the qualifying tournament for the women's Olympic football at Tokyo 2020 because of the coronavirus outbreak and the event next month has been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.
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.
Hosts New Zealand have won their home leg of the men's World Rugby Sevens Series at FMG Stadium in Hamilton after a 27-5 win over France.
New Zealand triumphed in front of a home crowd in Hamilton to earn their third consecutive World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series title of the season.
The Sports Federation and Olympic Committee of Hong Kong (SF&OC) has announced the start of public voting for the Cathay Pacific 2019 Hong Kong Sports Stars Awards.
The National Stadium in Beijing is among several public buildings to have been closed by Chinese authorities as they battle to contain the outbreak of the coronavirus which is sweeping across the country.
NBC Olympics has extended its partnership with Snapchat for this year's Olympics and Paralympic Games after previously working together for Rio 2016 and Pyeongchang 2018.
Australian Genevieve Duff has been appointed by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) as the acting director of a new department focussing on athlete classification.
Paralympics to remain on free-to-air television in UK after addition to list of "crown jewel" sporting events
The Summer and Winter Paralympic Games will remain on free-to-air television in the United Kingdom after the Government added it to the list of protected sporting events.
Wates Construction has been officially confirmed as the main contractor for the £73 million ($94 million/€85 million) Sandwell Aquatics Centre being built in time for the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham.
As devastating bushfires continue to rage, climate protesters been been making their point at the Australian Open.