Sir Bill Beaumont today officially confirmed he will be seeking a second four-year term as chairman of World Rugby.
With exactly six months to go before Tokyo 2020 begins, a new forecast suggests hosts Japan may be on course to hit their 30 gold-medal target.
The Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games has unveiled the uniforms to be worn by technical officials during competition.
Lake Placid 2023 Winter World University Games receives boost as $147 million proposed for Olympic venue upgrades
Organisers of the 2023 Winter World University Games in Lake Placid have received a boost, after New York Governor Andrew Cuomo proposed $147 million (£112 million/€133 million) in capital funding for the State's Olympic Regional Development Authority (ORDA) to keep upgrading winter sports venues.
New Zealand, hosts of this weekend's third stage of the World Rugby Sevens Series, have made three changes to the squad that came from behind to defeat South Africa 7-5 in the Cape Town Sevens final last month.
The Black Ferns will be seeking a third consecutive win in the women's World Rugby Sevens Series this weekend, on the home turf of Hamilton - where men's and women's Series events are being co-hosted for the first time.
Estonia has recognised its finest performers of 2019, with javelin thrower Magnus Kirt and freestyle skier Kelly Sildaru taking home individual prizes.
B2 and B3 players will now be able to compete alongside B1 athletes in International Blind Sport Federation (IBSA) women's football five-a-side competition.
Experienced Australian lawyer and judge James Wood has been appointed to replace Britain's Jonathan Taylor as chairman of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Compliance Review Committee.
Ursula Papandrea, who until April is the first female leader of the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF), says she will stand in next year's IWF elections.
Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) Acting President Robin Mitchell has praised Lausanne 2020 for delivering an "outstanding" Winter Youth Olympic Games.
UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) has denied claims they refused a request from the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) to hand over samples from Sir Mo Farah for retesting, as part of an investigation into athletes trained by the Briton's disgraced former coach Alberto Salazar.
Japan's official uniforms for the Opening Ceremonies of both the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games have been unveiled.
World Archery has lifted the suspension it placed on the Archery Association of India (AAI) in August, opening the door for Indian athletes to compete for their country at this summer's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Late-night train services will be offered to locals who attend this year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.