International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has issued a personal plea to the Senegalese Government to cooperate with a French investigation into alleged corruption involving former International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) President Lamine Diack and his son Papa Massata Diack.
Olympic race walk silver medallist Maria Guadalupe González of Mexico has become the latest athlete to blame a positive drugs test on contaminated meat.
Former Korean Curling Federation (KCF) vice-president Kim Kyung-doo has apologised for the alleged abuse of the South Korean women's team which claimed the silver medal at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang and promised to leave the sport.
An investigation has been launched by the International Ski Federation (FIS) after Alpine skier Stefan Luitz was reportedly spotted using supplementary oxygen during the World Cup in Beaver Creek earlier this month.
A new FIFA taskforce exploring the possibility of revamping the Club World Cup and creating a global Nations League has held its first meeting in Paris.
South African Olympic champion Chad Le Clos has become the latest high-profile athlete to give his backing to the International Swimming League (ISL) on the eve of the International Swimming Federation (FINA) World Short Course Championships in China.
Concluding races in the decathlon and heptathlon events at the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Under-20 Championships in Nairobi in 2020 will see the introduction of handicapped starts based on previous points, it has been announced.
Mohamed Khalfan Matar Saeed Al Romaithi of the United Arab Emirates and Qatar's Saoud Al-Mohannadi will challenge incumbent Shaikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa for the Presidency of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC), it has been announced.
The Canadian cities of Edmonton and Red Deer have been jointly awarded the 2021 International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) World Junior Championship, it has been announced.
Ukrainian singer Ani Lorak has become the tenth star ambassador of the 2019 European Games in Minsk.
Free Wi-Fi will be available at six Minsk metro stations in time for the 2019 European Games taking place in the Belarusian capital.
Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir, the most decorated figure skaters in Winter Olympic Games history, have been inducted into Canada’s Walk of Fame.
The International Floorball Federation (IFF) has approved several changes to game and competition formats on a trial basis.
Gold Coast in Australia has been chosen to host the World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF) 2020 World Masters Ultimate Championships.
The Australian Paralympic Committee (APC) and mental health charity Beyond Blue have agreed a new partnership to ensure athlete well-being.