By Liam Morgan, Michael Pavitt and Philip Barker in Lausanne
At the very spot where the Lausanne 2020 medals are presented each night, bandy has made its pitch for full Olympic inclusion in Italy at Milan-Cortina 2026.
World Taekwondo (WT) has released a statement to clarify the situation with its member in New Zealand.
International Boxing Association (AIBA) Marketing Commission chairman Umar Kremlev claimed their new Continental Forums give the International Olympic Committee (IOC) "no reason not to reinstate" the organisation.
Futaba, one of the towns in Japan worst affected by the Fukushima nuclear disaster, is set to be added to the route of the Olympic Torch Relay for Tokyo 2020, it was revealed today.
Athletics Kenya President Jackson Tuwei has claimed the suspension of so many of the country's top runners for doping proves they are taking the problem seriously and are on their way to solving it.
Pavel Kolobkov has stepped down as Russian Sports Minister after the entire Government resigned following President Vladimir Putin's annual state-of-the-nation address.
International Boxing Association (AIBA) Interim President Mohamed Moustahsane has hailed the Continental Forum an early success.
The United States' first hosting of the World Athletics Championships is on course to be a success, leading officials from the International Federation have claimed following a visit Oregon, due to stage the event next year, despite budget concerns.
Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee President Brian Lewis urged the International Boxing Association (AIBA) to change its culture at the organisation's first Continental Forum here.
Japanese star swimmer Rikako Ikee revealed she had been discharged from hospital for leukemia treatment and will now be targeting the Paris 2024 Olympic Games.
Three-time Olympic champion Aly Raisman of the United States has confirmed she will not compete at this year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Women's World Chess Championship chief arbiter Shohreh Bayat has refused to return home from Iran, after she was criticised for allegedly not wearing a hijab during the tournament.
Commonwealth Games Australia (CGA) has pleged AUD$25,000 (£13,200/$17,200/€15,500) to the Red Cross Bushfire Appeal, as torrential downpours finally bring some relief to the ravaged terrain of eastern Australia.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has paid tribute to the winners of the IOC Coaches Lifetime Achievement Awards, Malcolm Arnold and Ulla Koch, who received commemorative statuettes in a ceremony at Lausanne's Olympic Museum.