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.
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.
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.
The South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) has given its backing to the "16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence" campaign.
The World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF) released the spirit of the games scores by country following four years of world and continental events.
Olympic Summit "strongly condemns" Moscow Laboratory data manipulation but warns will not support total ban of Russia
The Olympic Summit has "strongly condemned those responsible for the manipulation of the data from the Moscow Laboratory" before it was transferred in January this year - but again vowed to make sure that Russian athletes are allowed to compete at Tokyo 2020 and signalled it would not support a total ban on the country hosting major international events.
The Olympic Summit suggested that International Federations consider how to govern electronic forms of their sport and explore opportunities with gaming publishers.