By Nancy Gillen in Yekaterinburg
Egyptian weightlifters to miss 2019 World Championships and potentially Tokyo 2020 following suspension
Egypt will not be represented at the 2019 International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) World Championships here in Pattaya following the suspension of the country's national federation.
South African sprinter Carina Horn has been suspended by the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) after failing a drugs test.
World Taekwondo President Chungwon Choue believes that 4D cameras being introduced for Tokyo 2020 will bring added excitement to the sport.
The International Ski Federation's (FIS) cross-country department visited Sweden and Norway to assess preparations for the inaugural Ski Tour next year.
Gloria Sports Arena (GSA) chief executive Elif Özdemir is aiming to create an academy here as the organisation goes from strength to strength on the international sports map.
The International Netball Federation (INF) has rolled out a new logo and brand for its officials.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach is confident a future bid for the Games from his home country of Germany could get off the ground despite the referendum defeats in Munich and Hamburg.
Japanese Government Minister Kazuyoshi Akaba has called for increased collaboration between central and local authorities to help prepare for potential natural disasters.
The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) has today selected Chinese city Chongqing as the host of its 2022 World Championships.
The United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee (USOPC) has said it is cooperating with Government inquiries after it was reported American agencies were conducting a widespread investigation into the country's sports organisations.
FIFA have handed former Russian football official Alexander Shprygin a two-year ban over statements published on social media.
Former German national team and National Basketball Association (NBA) superstar Dirk Nowitzki has been appointed as chair of the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Players' Commission.
Surfing legend Slater thinks sport "will fit in pretty good" at Tokyo 2020 Olympics after initial reservations
Surfing legend Kelly Slater says he is excited about his sport making its Olympic debut at Tokyo 2020, having previously expressed doubts about how it would fit in.
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has suspended South Korean Para-ice hockey player and Paralympic medallist Yu Man-gyun for six months for an anti-doping violation.