International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has said it would have been easier to cancel Tokyo 2020 instead of postponing the Games to next year.
National Hockey League (NHL) players are set to return to the Winter Olympic Games after a new collective bargaining agreement was ratified.
Nenad Lalovic is set to be re-elected for a second six-year term as United World Wrestling (UWW) President after the governing body confirmed he will run unopposed in this year's elections.
More health officials in Japan have expressed concerns that the rescheduled Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games could pose a greater health risk to the public.
The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) has lifted the suspension of competitions which has been in place since March 13.
Dutch short track speed skater Lara van Ruijven has died aged 27 after falling ill last month.
American basketball head coach Gregg Popovich has revealed his concern about the potential clash between next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo and the 2020-2021 National Basketball Association (NBA) season.
The Organising Committee for the 2026 Mediterranean Games has been formally constituted after a short flag raising ceremony in the host city of Taranto in southern Italy.
The South American qualifying matches for the FIFA 2022 World Cup in Qatar will now start in October.
World Triathlon has published sustainability guidelines aimed at helping organisers adopt environmentally friendly measures when holding events.
Olympic basketball champion Charles Barkley has been announced as an ambassador for the 2022 World Games in Birmingham.
Indian men's head coach Graham Reid claimed the "top-level competition" of the International Hockey Federation (FIH) Pro League will help his side prepare for next year's Olympics in Tokyo.
Two-time Grand Slam champion Naomi Osaka and her elder sister Mari have designed a limited edition face mask, which is being sold to benefit under-privileged youngsters in Japan.
Melbourne 1956 Olympic gymnastics champion Olga Tass has died aged 91.
USA Baseball has announced that its National Team Championships in Arizona have been cancelled amid a rise in coronavirus transmissions in the state.