Brisbane's The Gabba stadium looks set to be demolished and rebuilt as the centerpiece of the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games, at a cost of AUD$1 billion (£556 million/$778 million/$645 million).
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has reiterated his warning that the European sports model is under threat due to "purely profit-oriented goals of commercial sports providers and investors" amid The Super League breakaway in football.
The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) has announced the creation of its new independent Ethics Commission, with Northern Ireland's Brian Speers appointed as chair.
The International Hockey Federation (FIH) Presidential election will now be held virtually after the organisation abandoned plans to hold its Congress next month as a hybrid event because of the COVID-19 situation in India.
The German Olympic Sports Confederation (DOSB) and the German Disabled Sports Association (DBS) have offered COVID-19 vaccines to athletes who are set to compete at Tokyo 2020.
Irish Football Association (IFA) President David Martin has been elected to the FIFA vice-president role reserved for one of the four British associations at the UEFA Congress in Montreux.
Badminton player Parupalli Kashyap has called the postponement of the India Open "unfair and upsetting" with the tournament now not counting towards qualification for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
Turkish Karate Federation (TKF) President and World Karate Federation (WKF) Executive Committee member Esat Delihasan has died at the age of 52.
Brazilian men's volleyball head coach Renan Dal Zotto is in intensive care after contracting COVID-19.
Italian cycling team Vini Zabù has been handed a 30-day suspension after two of its riders tested positive for banned substances in a 12-month period, the International Cycling Union (UCI) has said.
The International Modern Pentathlon Union (UIPM) has reported that nine people have tested positive for COVID-19 following the World Cup in Sofia.
Olympic gold medallist Viktor Shuvalov, the last survivor from the Soviet Union ice hockey teams from the 1950s, has passed away at the age of 97 in Moscow after complications with COVID-19.
Winterberg will host the Junior World Luge Championships next year with six Junior and Youth World Cup stops also scheduled for the 2021-2022 season.
Maximilian Mechler has been named as the new head coach of the German women's ski jumping team.
The Singapore National Olympic Council (SNOC) has paid tribute to Barcelona 1992 Olympian Ho Yen Chye following his death at the age of 54.