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
IOC members cast doubt on long-term future of Olympic boxing as Session confirms suspension of AIBA 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.
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.
The Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF) has banned middle-distance runners Artyom Leonenko and Natalya Khokhlova for doping offences.
International University Sports Federation (FISU) President Oleg Matytsin visited the Peoples' Friendship University of Russia to continue the roll-out of the Healthy Campus project.
Australia's Carla Krizanic, Natasha Scott and Rebecca Van Asch impressed again in the women's triples as sectional play concluded at the Asia Pacific Bowls Championships in Gold Coast.
The inaugural season of the International Hockey Federation's Pro League will conclude in Amsterdam from tomorrow with the campaign-ending Grand Finals.
Two-times Paralympic silver medallist Tharon Drake is one of eight Paralympians named in the United States Paralympic swimming team for the Parapan American Games in Lima.
El Moutawakel and Prince Faisal set to be elected to IOC Executive Board as only candidates for two positions
Morocco's Nawal El Moutawakel and Jordan's Prince Faisal bin Hussein are set to be elected to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board, with both being proposed unopposed.
Breakdancing moves step closer to Olympic debut as IOC Session approves Paris 2024 new sports proposal
A proposal to provisionally include breakdancing, skateboarding, surfing and sport climbing on the Paris 2024 Olympic Games programme was given unanimous approval at the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Session here today.
Budget for Birmingham 2022 finally confirmed as revealed £778 million will be invested in city and region
Birmingham and the West Midlands region will benefit from a £778 million ($989 million/€868 million) investment to stage the 2022 Commonwealth Games, it was claimed by the United Kingdom Government today.
Tokyo 2020 have achieved in excess of $3 billion (£2.3 billion/€2.6 billion) in domestic sponsorship with one year to go until the Olympic and Paralympic Games, it was revealed here today.
The chair of the International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s Finance Commission today provided an up-to-date breakdown of costs of the new IOC headquarters, officially opened with great fanfare here last Sunday (June 23).
Bach dismisses concerns over Diack on Dakar 2022 after Sir Craig Reedie asks for update on corruption cases at IOC Session
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach rejected concerns regarding the corruption case involving Papa Massata Diack and its impact on the 2022 Summer Youth Olympic Games in Dakar in a dismissive response to Britain's Sir Craig Reedie here today.