The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has called on the South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) to hold its long-awaited elections, suggesting further measures could be taken if delays continue.
Panpan Foods has been announced as the official packaged snack goods sponsor of the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games after signing an agreement with the Organising Committee.
An implementation agreement has been signed between the Solomon Islands Government and China that finally paves the way for construction to begin on venues and facilities for the 2023 Pacific Games.
Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga has said he will seek to prevent the "explosive spread" of coronavirus as he outlined his intention to protect the health of the Olympic and Paralympic Games host country in a policy speech to the Diet.
Former Scottish hockey player Rhona Toft is seeking a second term as chairperson of the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) Athletes Advisory Commission.
Russian Sports Minister Oleg Matytsin has urged athletes to "respect" COVID-19 rules after making a "big step forward" in allowing fans back into sporting stadiums.
Former International Paralympic Committee (IPC) vice-president Greg Hartung has been appointed to the Swimming Australia Board.
National Olympic Committee of Zambia (NOCZ) President Alfred Foloko joined celebrations to commemorate Zambian Independence Day in capital city Lusaka.
The World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF) is set to hold its elections online this year after confirming the procedure for votes for positions including the President.
The Spanish Sambo Championships have been held in Murcia despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
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South Korea's Lee Kun-hee, an International Olympic Committee (IOC) honorary member, has died at the age of 75.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach is to receive the Seoul Peace Prize remotely after deciding against travelling to the South Korean capital to accept the award because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Tokyo 2020 are reportedly set to open applications for Olympic ticket refunds next month following the rescheduling of the Games.
Russian Sports Minister Oleg Matytsin insists he is "not backing down" from setting his country’s Tokyo 2020 hopefuls the "ambitious" goal of finishing in the top three of the medals table - despite the prospect of having to field a neutral team.