By Daniel Etchells in Pattaya
By Nancy Gillen in Yekaterinburg
International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) Women's Commission chair Ursula Garza Papandrea has expressed her delight at seeing an Iranian female team at the World Championships here.
Rio 2016 Olympic Games silver medallists Daniele Lupo and Paolo Nicolai of Italy will be at Tokyo 2020, after defeating Dutch duo Alexander Brouwer and Robert Meeuwsen in the final of the FIVB Tokyo Beach Volleyball Olympic Qualification Tournament in China.
Sambo "developing" on global stage says Commonwealth Association President ahead of 2019 President's Cup
The President of the Commonwealth Sambo Association says the sport is “unfolding and developing” on the global stage as he welcomed participants to the President’s Cup in Ballymena, Northern Ireland.
Four-time defending champions Canada beat England to record their second victory at the World Lacrosse Men's Indoor World Championship in British Columbia.
Aisha Balarabe, Nigeria's most famous female basketballer, wants to compete at the Olympic Games next summer before she calls time on her illustrious 17-year professional career.
Progression in Olympic qualifying is on the line, as well as continental glory, when the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Women's AmeriCup gets underway tomorrow.
International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) President Sebastian Coe believes they have a "responsibility to protect" female athletes, following the ruling preventing Caster Semenya from competing at the World Championships in Doha.
Signatories of the United Nations (UN) Sports for Climate Action Framework have gathered at the Olympic Museum in Lausanne to define the next steps for the sports community to address climate change.
Organisers of the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) World Beach Games have unveiled their roster of sponsors for the inaugural multi-sport event in Doha.
Timur Kulibayev has been re-elected President of the National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Kazakhstan (HOK) to serve a second four-year term.
The ninth Rugby World Cup is up and running and Japan's Prime Minister Shinzō Abe is confident it promises to be the best-ever tournament.
FISU President Oleg Matytsin says third International Day of University Sport celebrates "something bigger than yourself"
International University Sports Federation (FISU) President Oleg Matytsin says their International Day of University Sport (IDUS) celebration is about marking "something bigger than yourself".
Malcolm Page has left his role as chief of the Olympic programme at United States Sailing less than a year before Tokyo 2020.