Azerbaijan won two of the four gold medals available on the opening day of women’s competition at the Junior Wrestling World Championships in Salvador da Bahia, Brazil, while the highly-fancied Japan could only manage one despite being represented in three finals.
Scotland’s Shelby Watson set a world record time on her way to winning the women’s 400 metres T33 event at the Cerebral Palsy International Sports and Recreation Association (CPISRA) World Games in Nottingham.
Four men’s and four women’s Olympic gold medallists will be in action this weekend when the first World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) Grand Prix event of the season takes place in Moscow.
The 2015 World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) Under-18 Baseball World Cup will help "unite the sport’s future stars" ahead of Tokyo 2020’s announcement concerning new sports being added to the Olympic programme, the governing body has claimed.
The 2016 Oceania Judo Championships will be held at the AIS Combat Centre in the Australian capital Canberra, it has been announced.
Olympic long jump champion Greg Rutherford has said that not having the Union flag on his Team GB kit for the forthcoming World Championships in Beijing is a “terrible choice".
Eleiko Sports to create American flag-themed equipment for World Weightlifting Championships in Houston
Weightlifting equipment supplier Eleiko Sports have been announced as a partner of the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) World Championships in Houston.
insidethegames.biz has been announced as an official media partner of this year’s sambo President’s Cup in Manchester.
Los Angeles was today confirmed as the United States bid city for the 2024 Olympics and Paralympics, providing a deal can be worked out with the city.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) officials lauded the "fantastic" progress made by Rio 2016 here today at the end of its latest inspection visit, fighting back against a barrage of criticism on issues ranging from pollution to transport projects to Brazil's wider political and economic problems.
Non, je ne regrette rien, insists Coe on "declaration of war" claims as scorned expert writes him open letter
Sebastian Coe today insisted he stood by his claim that doping allegations levelled against athletics were "a declaration of war" as one of the experts at the centre of the controversy wrote an open letter to Britain's double Olympic 1500 metres gold medallist accusing the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) of lacking the desire to clean up the sport.
Mayor and Canadian Olympic Committee President hold new talks over Toronto bid for 2024 Olympics and Paralympics
A bid for the 2024 Olympics and Paralympics from Toronto has moved a step closer after Mayor John Tory met with Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) President Marcel Aubut to discuss potentially entering the contest.
Exclusive: ITF Presidential candidate Haggerty to focus on reformatting Davis Cup and Fed Cup if elected
International Tennis Federation (ITF) Presidential candidate David Haggerty has revealed reviewing the formats of the Davis Cup and Fed Cup is on the top of his list of priorities if successful in his campaign.
British charity Directory of Social Change (DSC) have blasted the Government for failing to repay money they claim is owed to charities and communities used to fund the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Rio 2016 mascot Vinicius was on hand to try to inspire local taxi drivers to register for an online English-language course, a key legacy commitment of the Olympic Games and a scheme designed to make things easier for visitors when the Olympics and Paralympics open in a year's time.