The Jordan Olympic Committee (JOC) has celebrated International Youth Day by launching a new mobile app providing the latest sports news, events and interviews to the young people of Jordan.
Los Angeles close to being officially chosen as United States' bid city for 2024 Olympics and Paralympics
A decision on choosing Los Angeles as the new United States candidate to host the 2024 Olympics and Paralympics is close to being officially announced, insidethegames has been told.
Enhanced IAAF re-testing discovers 28 athletes with adverse samples from 2005 and 2007 World Championships
“Cutting edge” technology has enabled the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) to identify adverse findings from 28 athletes after the re-testing of stored urine samples from the 2005 and 2007 World Championships in Helsinki and Osaka respectively.
A veteran of the International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s Salt Lake City crisis has been brought in to chair the new FIFA committee charged with drafting a package of reform proposals far-reaching enough to salvage the battered reputation of world football’s governing body.
Switzerland has become the latest country to publicly declare it will vote for Sebastian Coe to become the new President of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF).
Fifteen members of the United States rowing team were reported ill following last week's World Junior Championships here on next summer's Olympic and Paralympic course, it has emerged.
A public protest against Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has caused a change to the Rio 2016 cycling test event on Sunday (August 16), with the finish line moved away from Copacabana Beach.
Germany’s Olympic discus champion Robert Harting, who led a group of athletes posting a YouTube message saying the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) had “betrayed” them by failing to combat doping in the sport, has been invited by the sport’s world governing body to visit their headquarters in Monte Carlo and see for himself the work they are doing.
Switzerland Chef de Mission Ralph Stöckli has revealed the three categories of athletes who will form the country's delegation for next year’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Israeli at centre of visa storm blames controversy for first round defeat at Badminton World Championships
Israel’s Misha Zilberman’s long-awaited appearance at the Badminton World Championships ended in defeat after he suffered a 21-14, 21-14 loss at the hands of Taiwan’s Hsu Jen-hao in Jakarta today.
Hungarian star Katinka Hosszu was a double winner on the opening day of the International Swimming Federation (FINA) World Cup in Moscow after competing in seven events.
China were the dominant country on the fourth day of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup in Gabala as Mai Jiajie claimed gold in the men’s 50 metres pistol event before compatriot Cao Lijia reigned supreme in the women’s 25 metres pistol competition.
American sprinter Jarryd Wallace set a world record in the 100 metres T43/44 final this evening to claim gold at the Parapan American Games in Toronto.
Hosts and reigning champions Australia bounced back from their shock defeat at the hands of New Zealand with a 51-41 victory over England as the second phase of the Netball World Cup at the Allphones Arena on the Olympic Park in Sydney got underway.
Georgia claimed two gold medals on the opening night of the Junior Wrestling World Championships at the Pan-American Judo Center in Salvador da Bahia, Brazil.