The Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department has arrested a man on suspicion of selling fake gold medals for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Two-time European Weightlifting Championships silver medallist Tatyana Aleeva has become the latest Russian to face a doping ban after being provisionally suspended by the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF).
Former tennis player Mariano Puerta of Argentina has admitted lying to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) to get his doping ban reduced.
The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has dismissed an appeal from the United Arab Emirates that Qatar used an ineligible player during their 2019 Asian Cup semi-final victory.
Japanese diver Ken Terauchi, who has represented his nation at five Olympic Games, has tested positive for COVID-19, his sponsor has announced.
A new date for the 2020 Wanda Diamond League meeting in Doha has been announced, with the Qatar event now scheduled to take place two weeks earlier than previously expected.
Moscow 1980 Olympic wrestling champion Zhaksylyk Ushkempirov has died at the age of 69 after reportedly suffering from coronavirus.
Taekwondo in Australia is approaching a "very exciting time" as the national governing body prepares to implement a new high-performance pathway, according to chief executive John Gradisar.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) faces the prospect of having to reopen negotiations with NBCUniversal over the amount the broadcaster will ultimately pay for United States rights to Tokyo 2020 under one of the Movement’s most important commercial contracts.
The Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee has today confirmed the competition schedule for the postponed Paralympics, due to take place from August 24 to September 5 in 2021.
Tokyo has not experienced the levels of heat that had been predicted to mar the Olympic Games in the Japanese capital, now postponed to 2021.
Denmark will host the Tour de France Grand Depart in 2022 after a change in the race dates made it impossible for Copenhagen to stage the marquee cycling event next year.
Birmingham City Council's audit committee has given the Commonwealth Games Village project a red-risk rating.
South Korean triathlon coach Kim Kyu-bong and team captain Jang Yun-jung have had their lifetime bans upheld by the Korean Sport and Olympic Committee (KSOC) for their alleged abusing of triathlete Choi Suk-hyeon, who took her own life.
The men's 400 metres world record holder Wayde Van Niekerk has reportedly had a "false positive" COVID-19 test, which left him omitted from an athletics meeting in Trieste in Italy.