Tsunekazu Takeda has resigned as President of the Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) following bribery allegations linked to the successful bid from Tokyo 2020.
FIFA has told insidethegames it is "concerned" about the arrest of Council member Mahfuza Akhter Kiron in Bangladesh, after she was detained for allegedly defaming the country’s Prime Minister.
French judges have issued international arrest warrants for two former Russian athletics officials as part of an investigation into doping cover-ups, it was reported today.
World Karate Federation confirms Irish athletes can compete at European Championships despite national row
The World Karate Federation (WKF) has confirmed Irish athletes will be allowed to participate at this month's European Championships, with the international governing body claiming a solution to a national-level dispute seems unlikely to be found in the near future.
Russia's absence from the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) Youth World Championships, which finished last week in Las Vegas, was a direct result of the United States' failure to issue visas for the team, the Russian Weightlifting Federation (RWF) President Maxim Agapitov said.
Joint bid from North and South Korea in offing as FIFA receives record level of interest for hosting Women’s World Cup in 2023
FIFA has received a record nine expressions of interest in hosting the Women’s World Cup in 2023 with a joint effort from North and South Korea among them.
FIFA's bosses received aggregate remuneration of a combined $4.12 million (£3.1 million/€3.63 million) in 2018, according to a newly-published governance report from the world football governing body.
Tokyo 2020 has signed-up Nippon Life and the Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT) as sponsors of the Olympic Torch Relay.
Highly-successful road cycling outfit Team Sky is to become Team Ineos in May.
The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has confirmed the appointments of three key members of staff.
Global communications agency Burson Cohn & Wolfe (BCW) has signed an agreement to work with the Lausanne 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games.
The International Canoe Federation (ICF) has announced a worldwide search for an ethics commissioner.
Broadcasting rights to cover the 2019 European Games in Minsk have been granted to 117 countries.
The President of the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) René Fasel has visited Bratislava to assess preparations for the men’s World Championships.
Lima 2019 mascot Milco was on hand in the La Victoria district of the Peruvian capital at an event held to promote this year's Pan American and Parapan American Games.