By Duncan Mackay, Liam Morgan, Michael Pavitt, David Owen and Patrick O'Kane at the SwissTech Convention Center in Lausanne
By Nancy Gillen and Mike Rowbottom in Minsk
International Olympic Committee (IOC) members have approved a series of proposals set to dramatically change the bidding process for the Olympic Games, including ending the seven-year period before the event is awarded and creating powerful commissions to control the selection of the host city.
IOC members cast doubt on long-term future of AIBA as Session confirms suspension of Olympic recognition
The suspension of the recognition of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) as the Olympic governing body for the sport and the decision to hold a boxing tournament at Tokyo 2020 without its involvement was given formal approval by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Session here today.
Prince Prince Faisal bin Hussein and Nawal El Moutawakel were elected to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board here today, although they will join the ruling body at different times.
The membership of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) swelled to beyond 100 after 10 officials were comfortably elected to the body at the Session here today.
WADA hoping that more than 100 anti-doping cases based on Moscow data will be brought in "first wave"
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) is hoping that a first wave of more than 100 anti-doping cases will be brought, based on analytical data retrieved from the now infamous Moscow Laboratory.
Manchester has been named as the host city for the 2022 European Taekwondo Championships just a month after staging the first-ever World Championships held in Great Britain.
A donation of CAD$10,000 (£6,000/$7,500/€6,700) has been made by the Canadian Olympic Foundation towards the hiring of a sports inclusion officer and facilitator.
The 2019 International Modern Pentathlon Union (UIPM) World Cup Final is set to take place over the coming four days with 72 competitors eager to secure Olympic qualification by winning gold in an event that doubles as an official test event for Tokyo 2020.
The benefits of Trinidad and Tobago hosting the 2021 Commonwealth Youth Games (CYG) can extend beyond the seven days of competition into medium to long-term international collaborations in sport, business and tourism, it has been claimed.
Russia's Alexander Pechenkin and Alexander Chernyshov have both been banned for four years by the International Biathlon Union (IBU) for anti-doping rule violations (ADRVs).
The Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF) has banned middle-distance runners Artyom Leonenko and Natalya Khokhlova for doping offences.
Argentina captain Bruno Motroni has been elected as a male athlete representative on the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) Softball Division Board and the WBSC Athletes' Commission, it has been announced.
International Hockey Federation latest governing body to partner with Taekwondo Humanitarian Foundation
International Hockey Federation (FIH) have become the latest international federation to sign an agreement with the Taekwondo Humanitarian Foundation (THF).