Belarusian Para-rower Dzmitry Ryshkevich has died at the age of 33 after he capsized during a training session at the World Championships in Linz-Ottensheim in Austria.
The ticket lottery for next year's Paralympic Games in Tokyo has been officially launched in the Japanese capital.
US figure skating coach Richard Callaghan has effectively been handed a lifetime ban after being declared "permanently ineligible" following sexual misconduct involving a minor.
NIgerian athletes competing at the African Games in Rabat have reportedly rejected a $100 (£82.50/€90) daily allowance from the Nigerian Government's Ministry of Sports.
Ghana’s Deputy Sports Minister Perry Okudzeto has given words of encouragement to the country’s athletes on a visit to the ongoing African Games in Morocco’s capital Rabat.
Colombia's Julio Cesar Avila has unseated American Julie Dussliere to become the new President of the Americas Paralympic Committee (APC).
FIFA has appointed a Normalisation Committee for the Egyptian Football Association (EFA) following the recent resignation of President Hany Abou Rida and its entire board.
World Rugby has announced that the names of its flagship World Cup competitions are to become "gender neutral" in both the 15s and sevens formats.
Mark Pavelich, a member of the famous United States ice hockey team which masterminded the "Miracle on Ice", is facing assault charges after reportedly attacking a neighbour with a metal pole.
The national coach of the Japanese men's judo team is using the Tokyo World Championships as valuable practice for next summer's Olympic Games.
Tickets for this year's Men's World Team Squash Championship in Washington D.C. have gone on sale.
Three new ski lifts for Bakuriani resort ahead of 2023 Freestyle, Freeski and Snowboard World Champs
The International Ski Federation (FIS) is planning to install three new chairlifts at the venue for the 2023 Freestyle, Freeski and Snowboard World Championships.
The United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee (USOPC) has placed two athletes who staged podium protests at the Pan American Games in Lima on probation and warned others who make similar stands will be given harsher punishments.
New Zealand's Chef de Mission for Tokyo 2020 Rob Waddell believes organisers in Japan are "several steps ahead" of where Rio 2016 were with a little under a year until the Games.
Niccolo Nordera and Anja Von Allmen are on top after the first day of the Laser 4.7 Youth World Championships finals in Kingston.