By Nancy Gillen in Yekaterinburg
The South Australia Government has announced that Adelaide will not bid to host the 2026 Commonwealth Games.
The head of Russia's anti-doping agency has launched a scathing attack on the Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF), calling for directors to resign over the current international ban on track and field athletes.
FIFA President Gianni Infantino has demanded that Iran end its ban on women attending football matches.
New research by Amnesty International published today claims hundreds of migrant workers in Qatar are going unpaid, despite the country's repeated promises to improve workers' rights ahead of the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) President Sir Craig Reedie and director general Olivier Niggli have claimed 2018 will be remembered as the "breakthrough year" for the organisation's response to the Russian doping crisis.
Russian Boxing Federation overturn Clarke's quarter-final victory against Babanin at AIBA Men's World Championships
The Russian Boxing Federation (RBF) has successfully appealed Frazer Clarke's 3-2 victory against Maksim Babanin in their super heavyweight quarter-final bout here at the International Boxing Association (AIBA) World Championships.
Paris 2024 and Dakar 2022 have signed a wide-ranging agreement, leading to extensive cooperation between organisers of the two Games.
The World Anti-Doping Agency's (WADA) Intelligence and Investigations (I&I) department identified 11 athletes implicated in the Operation Puerto doping saga.
Basketball star Stephen Curry will play for the United States at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, following his country's disappointing showing at this month's International Basketball Federation (FIBA) World Cup.
China's Jiang Huihua broke the women's 49 kilograms total world record today to triumph at the 2019 International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) World Championships here.
Adeline Gray of the United States won a monumental contest against Japan's Hiroe Minagawa to win her fifth gold medal at the World Wrestling Championships in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan.
Two more golds for Averina as Russia earn 10th consecutive team title at Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships
Dina Averina of Russia, seeking a third all-around title at the Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships in Azerbaijan, resumed her relentless progress tonight, winning the individual ribbon and clubs finals.
South Africa's hopes of participating in the baseball competition at Tokyo 2020 suffered a major setback after a convincing defeat to Spain in the Africa/Europe qualification event in Bologna.