There is a growing expectation here that the flame lit here at the rehearsal for the start of the Pyeongchang 2018 Torch Relay will be the one used for the official ceremony.
A former doctor for the Chinese Olympic team has claimed that all medals won by athletes from the country in 1980s and 1990s were achieved through a systematic doping programme existing across all sports.
Russian drug testing statistics for 43 sports have been published by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) in a bid to show "transparency" as they continue a process to reintegrate the world's largest country.
Australia's Olympic silver medallist Madeline Groves has been cleared of wrongdoing after a third breach of anti-doping whereabouts rules and will be free to compete at next year's Commonwealth Games.
Hockey Canada is reportedly considering calling up junior players and those from the Canadian Hockey League (CHL) to the national men’s team at next year's Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang.
A partial agreement has been reached with the Denmark national women's football team meaning they can play a World Cup qualifier against Croatia this week, according to the country's Football Association.
International University Sports Federation (FISU) President Oleg Matytsin helped headline a panel discussion on the future of sport and innovation during the World Festival of Youth and Students event in Russian city Sochi.
Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Neymar will go up against each other for the men's prize at this year's Best FIFA Football Awards, due to take place in London tomorrow.
Dimitrij Ovtcharov beat German team-mate Timo Boll in an absorbing six-set dual today to win his first International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) World Cup title in Liège as China failed to win a major men's singles title for the first time in a generation.
Olympic bronze medallist Anne-Marie Rindom claimed gold in the laser radial class in a dramatic finale to the Sailing World Cup event in Gamagori.
India survived a strong challenge from Malaysia to win a third title at the men's Asia Hockey Cup in Bangladesh.
Kristina Vogel and Maximilian Levy won gold medals for hosts Germany on the final day of the 2017 European Cycling Union Elite Track Championships in Berlin.
Spain's Garbine Muguruza and Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic both claimed victories on the first day of action at the Women's Tennis Association Finals in Singapore.
Kidambi Srikanth and Ratchanok Intanon claimed the men and women's singles titles in contrasting fashion at the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Denmark Open in Odense today.
Indonesia's Gregoria Mariska Tunjung claimed a memorable victory on home soil in the women's singles final at the Badminton World Federation (BWF) World Junior Championships in Yogyakarta today.