Organisers of Continental Games are currently storing doping samples for a maximum of four years, while the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) were found to have had “no intention” to keep samples beyond a three-month laboratory contract for the 2018 Asian Games.
The swimming section of the Paratriathlon test event for next year's Paralympic Games in Tokyo was cancelled because of high levels of E.coli bacteria found in the water.
The International Boxing Association (AIBA) Executive Committee is set to elect the replacement for Mohamed Moustahsane as Interim President at an extraordinary meeting on August 31.
Former Nigeria coach and player Samson Siasia has been banned for life by FIFA after he was found to have "accepted that he would receive bribes" in relation to match-fixing.
Former South Korean curling team coach Jang Ban-seok has reportedly been arrested on embezzlement charges.
Five South Korean speed skaters suspended after being caught drinking alcohol at a national training facility have had their bans tripled by the Korean Sport and Olympic Committee (KSOC).
Aleksandra Miroslaw of Poland defended her title today as speed finals took centre stage at the International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC) World Championships in Japan.
Japan’s men suffered defeat in their opening match at the Tokyo 2020 hockey test event at the newly-built Oi Hockey Stadium that will host the Olympic tournament next year.
Spain’s Jordi Xammar and Nicolas Rodriguez won both their races in the 470 men's fleet on the opening day of the Tokyo 2020 sailing test event at Enoshima Yacht Harbour.
Danas Rapšys of Lithuania lowered his 200 metres freestyle record as the International Swimming Federation Swimming World Cup stage in Singapore concluded.
Dina Averina got the upper hand on her twin sister Arina to claim all-around gold at the International Gymnastics Federation World Challenge Cup in Minsk.
South Africa qualified for the 2021 Women's Rugby World Cup after a crushing 39-0 victory over Kenya at the Bosman Stadium in Brakpan.
Filippo Ganna of Team Ineos won the time trial at the BinckBank Tour as Tim Wellens extended his overall lead on the streets of The Hague.
Brazilian players had a day to remember at the International Volleyball Federation Beach World Tour event in Moscow as they earned a place in the men’s and women’s finals.
Second seed Dimitrij Ovtcharov was sent crashing out of the International Table Tennis Federation Bulgaria Open as he was beaten by Chinese world number 111 Zhao Zihao in Panagyurishte.