Mustapha Berraf is facing calls to resign as President of the Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa (ANOCA) from a group within the organisation, accusing the leadership of severe mismanagement.
Paralympic gold medallist Marieke Vervoort has ended her life through euthanasia, aged 40.
Sports Minister Sunday Dare claims he has approved the refund of a payment wrongly given to the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF).
Heineken and the Dutch Olympic Committee*Dutch Sports Federation (NOC*NSF) have revealed that the Holland Heineken House (HHH) for Tokyo 2020 will be located in Tokyo Bar.
Golfer Rory McIlroy has confirmed he will represent Ireland at Tokyo 2020.
Tokyo 2020 will be the focus at two Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) regional forums in Bangkok next month.
Denmark under-21 international Ken Ilsø Larsen has been suspended by Football Federation Australia (FFA) for two years after testing positive for cocaine, it has been announced.
Croatian boxer Ivica Bačurin has been suspended from all sport for four years after being found guilty of anti-doping violations.
The International Federation of Bodybuilding and Fitness (IFBB) will seek to further extend its multi-event championship reach by taking part in the next Central American and Caribbean Games in Panama in 2022.
The Guatemala Olympic Committee (COG) has signed a partnership agreement with the Hungarian Olympic Committee (HOC) at the Association of National Olympic Committees General Assembly in Doha.
Gold medallists from last month's Road World Championships were among those honoured at the International Cycling Union (UCI) Gala in Guilin.
Top seed Kento Momota was given a stern test by Wang Tzu Wei, as he battled through to the second round of the Badminton World Federation French Open in Paris.
Belarus were crowned women's team champions as the archery medal matches began at the World Military Games in Wuhan.
South Korea will meet Indonesia in the final of the men's recurve team event tomorrow after safely navigating the knockout stages at the Asian Para Archery Championships in Bangkok.
Russian Pavel Muratov claimed the men's qiangshu title as Hong Kong collected three golds on the final day of the TaoLu competitions at the World Wushu Championships in Shanghai.