Local organisers of the 2021 International Ski Federation (FIS) Alpine World Ski Championships in Cortina d'Ampezzo have requested that the event is postponed until 2022 because of the coronavirus crisis.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe has lifted the country's state of emergency after a decline in the number of COVID-19 cases in the Tokyo 2020 host nation.
The International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) has become the latest Summer Olympic sports body to confirm it will not be seeking financial support from the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
FIFA has banned Yves Jean-Bart, the President of the Haitian Football Federation (FHF), from all football-related activities for 90 days as it investigates claims of sexual misconduct.
A group of journalists has hit out at both the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee and the Foreign Correspondents' Club of Japan (FCCJ) over the removal of a parody emblem that depicted the Olympic logo as the coronavirus.
Indian hockey legend and three-time Olympic gold medallist Balbir Singh Senior has died at the age of 96.
The International Ski Federation (FIS) has set a new date for its Congress, October 4, with the event now planned to take place in Zürich.
International Tennis Federation (ITF) President David Haggerty has led tributes to former Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) President Cathie Sabin, who has died at the age of 73.
World Rugby is encouraging people to stay in shape ahead of the restart of sporting activity through its injury prevention exercise programme, Activate.
The European Boxing Confederation (EUBC) has paid tribute to Albania's national team coach Skender Kurti after his death from coronavirus.
Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB) appears set to begin its season on June 19, almost three months to the day when it was supposed to start.
The Bahamas Olympic Committee (BOC) has decided to form an Athletes' Welfare Commission in a bid to assist sportspeople during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Korean Teqball Association President Yoo Song-geun has revealed his hopes for a unified team with North Korea.
The International Luge Federation (FIL) has awarded next year's European Championships to Sigulda in Latvia.
Danish doubles specialist Mads Conrad-Petersen has announced his retirement after the Badminton World Federation Thomas Cup finals were postponed until October because of the coronavirus pandemic.