Tokyo 2020 mascots Miraitowa and Someity were treated to a departure ceremony at the Japanese capital's Haneda Airport as they left for a tour of former Olympic and Paralympic host cities in Europe.
Gold Coast-based Bond University has signed a deal with Australia’s most successful esports club, The Chiefs, to open pathways for talented competitive gamers.
Samokov in Bulgaria has been named as the new host of the 2020 Multi European Taekwondo Championships.
United States President Donald Trump is set to be briefed by organisers of the 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games during a trip to Los Angeles today, the White House has announced.
Key officials from Beijing 2022 and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) held a video conference to discuss preparations for the next Winter Games.
A separate surfing competition associated with the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) World Beach Games will not be held, organisers have confirmed to insidethegames.
Nizhny Novgorod in Russia has been awarded the Boxing World Cup, which is set to be relaunched following a 12-year absence.
International University Sports Federation (FISU) President Oleg Matytsin has presented the Jean Petitjean Medal, FISU's highest honour, to his fellow Russian Vitaly Smirnov.
A sustainable hockey pitch has been developed for this year's Olympic Games in Tokyo by Advanced Polymer Technology (APT), in collaboration with Polytan Asia Pacific and the International Hockey Federation (FIH).
Romania have advanced to the Davis Cup World Group I after China were forced to withdraw from their playoff match due to the coronavirus outbreak.
A new project entitled "Carousel of the Dolomites" has been announced ahead of the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in Milan and Cortina d’Ampezzo, with an investment worth around €100 million (£83,000/$108,000).
Goalkeeper Iker Casillas is to challenge incumbent Luis Rubiales for the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) Presidency.
Tokyo 2020 has today announced that it has agreed to an expansion of its sponsorship agreement with NEC Corporation, which will include the new product category of "Private Network Radio Systems".
Around half of a group of Tongan athletes and officials who were stranded in China due to coronavirus have safely left the country.
The International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) has announced it has postponed its upcoming four-star beach event in Chinese city Yangzhou due to the coronavirus outbreak.