The South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) have staged the inaugural Women and Sport Working Group Session at Olympic House in Johannesburg.
Britain’s Vicky Holland returned from injury in style to take her maiden International Triathlon Union (ITU) World Triathlon Series victory in Cape Town.
Anna Van der Breggen of The Netherlands earned a solo victory at Flèche Wallonne in Belgium to take the overall lead in the International Cycling Union (UCI) Women’s Road World Cup.
Russia’s Tatiana Kashirina and Ilyin Ilya of Kazakhstan claimed the top prizes at the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) as they were named women’s and men’s Lifter of the Year for 2014 respectively at a ceremony in Astana.
A record six broadcasters from the eight competing nations at the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Ice Sledge Hockey World Championships A-Pool will show coverage of the event in Buffalo, it has been announced.
Mexico Guerreros seal World Series of Boxing quarter-final spot with commanding win over British Lionhearts
Mexico Guerreros booked their place in the World Series of Boxing (WSB) quarter-finals as they claimed a commanding 4-1 win over the British Lionhearts in Aguascalientes.
Cuba claim excellent individual haul as America take men's team title at Pan American Wrestling Championships
Cuba enjoyed a successful opening day of the Pan American Wrestling Championships as they claimed five of the eight available gold medals in the Greco-Roman discipline in the Chilean capital Santiago.
Brazilian teenager Petrucio Ferreira dos Santos stunned T47 200 metres Paralympic and world champion Yohansson Nascimento on the second day of International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Athletics Grand Prix, positing a world record time in front of a home crowd in São Paulo.
Hosts Russia were eliminated from the World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship after suffering a quarter-final defeat to Hungary at the Ice Cube in Sochi.
Frenchman Pierre Le Coq produced a stunning performance on home waters to surge to the top of the men’s RS:X leaderboard at the International Sailing Federation (ISAF) World Cup in Hyères.
Etienne Thobois is to be chief executive of the Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympic bid, insidethegames has been told
Swimming and gymnastics vault ahead as rate of increase slows in IOC revenue distributions to summer sports
Swimming and gymnastics are the biggest winners and modern pentathlon the biggest loser in the new revenue distribution framework finalised by members of the Association of Summer Olympic International Federations (ASOIF) here this week.
Hamburg's Senator for the Interior and Sport, Michael Neumann, believes his city's bid for the 2024 Olympics and Paralympics will showcase a "new" Germany, which would be very different from previous Games there.
International Chess Federation (FIDE) President Kirsan Ilyumzhinov has been elected to the ruling council of SportAccord here, as has Stephen Fox, freshly elected President of the Alliance of Independent Members (AIMS).
The Paralympic Committee of India (PCI) have announced they will hold their next Annual General Meeting (AGM) on May 15, after the country’s Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports followed the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) in suspending the body.