Alisher Usmanov, the Russian President of the International Fencing Federation (FIE) has urged Sir Craig Reedie, his counterpart at the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), not to turn the fight against doping into a "lynching".
The credibility of the fight against drugs will be on the line in the Olympic capital tomorrow when members of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA)’s ultimate policy-making body gather for a key meeting.
One of the four gold medals that the legendary Jesse Owens won during the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin has sold for $615,000 (£468,000/€556,000) at auction.
A new survey has found that Japanese sport governing bodies are failing to meet a 40 per cent target of female board members set by the Government for Tokyo 2020.
The World Taekwondo Council has approved a new competition uniform for next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
With two days of action remaining in the Southeast Asian (SEA) Games, hosts Philippines have earned 111 golds - just one short of their record haul.
Peter Burling and Blair Tuke, the Rio 2016 49er champions, earned a fifth world title today on the home waters of Auckland after holding off a renewed challenge from Germany’s Erik Heil and Thomas Ploessel.
Olympic champions Russia intensified their challenge for the title at the International Handball Federation Women's World Championship in Kumamoto inn Japan, today, winning their opening match to stay top of their main draw group with a perfect record.
India won all three fencing team events today as action continued at the South Asian Games in Nepal.
Three gold medals for Kolesnikov as Russia finish with a flurry at European Short Course Swimming Championships
Kliment Kolesnikov was the shining light as Russia claimed six gold medals on the last day of the 2019 European Short Course Swimming Championships in Glasgow to comfortably finish at the summit of the standings.
New Zealand riders topped the medal standings on the final day of the International Cycling Federation (UCI) Track World Cup on their home track at Cambridge.
Suzanne Schulting of The Netherlands earned gold at the distance over which she holds the Olympic title, the women’s 1000 metres, as the International Skating Union's Short Track World Cup competition in Shanghai concluded.
Jakob Ingebrigtsen and Yasemin Can win fourth successive titles at European Cross Country Championships
The Ingebrigtsen brothers’ ambition of successfully defending the men’s under-20 and senior titles at the European Athletics Cross Country Championships in Lisbon today were only half fulfilled.
Japan progressed to the men's semi-final of the International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) Goalball Asia-Pacific Championships in Chiba, despite a heavy loss to Iran.
Ádám Blázsovics earned his and Hungary's second gold medal of the Teqball World Championships in front of a joyous home crowd here.