Ski mountaineering is poised to make its Olympic debut at the Milan Cortina 2026 Games after being proposed for addition to the sport programme by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board.
Tokyo 2020 is reportedly seeking to cut the number of officials attending the Games from abroad by a further 25,000 as the one month to go countdown approaches.
Protests are set to be held in around 50 cities across the world calling for a mass boycott of the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympics "over one of the worst human rights crises of our time".
South Africa's Manyonga, who fought drug addition to become world long jump champion, given four-year whereabouts ban
South Africa’s Luvo Manyonga, who overcame a crystal meth addiction before going on to win the 2017 long jump world title in London, has received a four-year ban for whereabouts failures.
Workers involved in the delayed Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics have started being vaccinated against COVID-19 in a bid to ensure the safe staging of the Games.
A media cooperation campaign between state-run news organisations and the Organising Committee of the next Winter Olympics and Paralympics has been launched in China.
World Sailing Ethics Commission asked to reconsider Andersen warning after former President's appeal
World Sailing's Ethics Commission has been asked to consider a decision made against the governing body’s former President Kim Andersen afresh, after the official partially succeeded in an appeal.
Zimbabwe's men began the rugby sevens Olympic repechage tournament with a convincing win against Mexico - although it was the only game played in Monaco today after Uganda were withdrawn following a coronavirus outbreak.
Japan's tennis world number two Naomi Osaka will not compete at Wimbledon but plans to return to court for her home Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Stockholm is set to serve as a host city and main venue when Sweden jointly hosts the 2025 International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) World Championship with Denmark.
Britain's European and former world champion James Cooke is among seven pentathletes elected by their peers to the newly-constituted International Modern Pentathlon Union (UIPM) Athletes' Committee.
An application by organisers to allow fans at the 2021 Women's European Softball Championship in Italy from June 27 to July 3 is still being considered by regional and national authorities.
The shooting venue for the 2021 Summer World University Games in Chengdu has been upgraded with electronic targets.
The World DanceSport Federation (WDSF) is holding a series of three workshops to provide information athletes in the build-up to breaking’s Olympic debut at Paris 2024.
Angola claimed a third consecutive title at the African Women's Handball Championship after overcoming hosts Cameroon in the final in Yaoundé.