Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) chief executive Yuri Ganus has claimed the body has "fulfilled all the necessary criteria" to regain compliance with the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA).
Greek cross-country skier Apostolos Angelis and South Korea's former Manchester United footballer Park Ji-sung have set the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Games Relay in motion, using the reserve flame from yesterday due to a lack of sunlight.
Dutch International Olympic Committee (IOC) member Camiel Eurlings has admitted the organisation needs to better communicate the benefits of hosting the Winter Games to cities, and claimed they need to make bidding for the event more attractive to smaller countries.
An Athletes Advisory Commission has been launched by the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) for the first time with the aim of engaging and representing competitors views, it was announced today.
Austria will next year play host to the first tournament in professional golf to use a shot clock on every stroke, it has been announced.
British track cyclists have set their sights on a home European Championships next year, following the completion of the 2017 event in Berlin.
Eric Garcetti, the Mayor of Los Angeles, has underlined the Olympic city's determination to uphold its values on social integration and climate change even if they are in conflict with the policy of the US Government.
An investigative process has been launched by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) in response to the allegations that a systematic doping programme existed in China across all Olympic sports in the 1980s and 1990s.
Samuel Schmid's Commission looking into allegations of institutionalised doping in Russia will finish their work in time for decisions to be taken by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board at its meeting in early December, Dutch IOC member Camiel Eurlings has claimed.
The Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Torch lighting ceremony will go ahead as planned in the precincts of the Ancient Olympia Stadium tomorrow, despite forecasts of heavy storms.
Park City would be "key to any bid" from Salt Lake City for the 2026 or 2030 Winter Olympic Games, Utah Sports Commission President and Exploratory Committee co-chairman Jeff Robbins has claimed.
The International Biathlon Union (IBU) has claimed there is "absolutely no risk" of active Russian athletes having breached anti-doping rules during the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games.
The Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) has today welcomed the decision of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) to impose a two-year ban on Emirati middle-distance runner Betlhem Desalegn after finding she had committed an anti-doping rule violation (ADRV).
South Korean Prime Minister Lee Nak-yeon has claimed Pyeongchang 2018 will be a success despite the ongoing tensions with North Korea.
An anonymous jury will be present at the FIFA corruption trial of three South American officials after United States District Judge Pamela Chen granted a request from prosecutors to keep their names secret.