Colombian Enrique Sanz has been sacked from his role as general secretary of the Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) as the fallout from the United States investigation into widespread corruption within FIFA continues.
Uruguyan Olympic Committee secretary general Washington Beltran was among officials who attended a celebration to mark the South American country's medallists from last month's Pan American Games in Toronto.
Nicaragua’s Dionicio Zeledón has been elected as a member of the Americas Paralympic Committee (APC) Executive Committee, following their General Assembly.
Australia scooped the first two of five swimming gold medals to be awarded at the International Swimming Federation (FINA) World Aquatics Championships in the Kazan Arena.
Japan’s success at the International Judo Federation (IJF) 2015 Cadet World Championships continued as Ryoko Takeda earned victory in the girl’s under 57 kilogram division at the Olympic Hall Juan Antonio Samaranch in Sarajevo.
Thierry Gueorgiou of France powered to his 13th International Orienteering Federation (IOF) World Championships gold medal with a hard-fought victory in the men’s long race on the final day of the event in Scotland.
Hosts Australia enjoyed an excellent start to the defence of their Netball World Cup title after they recorded a 73-32 win over Trinidad and Tobago in the Pool A match at the Allphones Arena in Sydney.
Bulgarian fighters earn second round berths with victories on opening day of European Confederation Boxing Championships
Hosts Bulgaria enjoyed a successful opening day of the European Boxing Confederation Championships as both their competitors clinched victories in their preliminary matches in Samokov.
Incheon 2014 silver medallist books place in last eight of ASBC Asian Confederation Women’s Continental Championships
Kazakhstan’s Asian Games silver medallist Zhaina Shekerbekova began the ASBC Asian Boxing Confederation Women’s Continental Championships in confident style with a unanimous flyweight victory over Sri Lanka’s Dulani Arachchilage Jayasinghe in Wulanchabu, China.
PrideHouse Toronto are set to continue to promote their message of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) during the Parapan American Games.
The Badminton World Federation (BWF) are inviting fans to take part in a "Li-Ning Jump Smash e-tournament", which will run alongside the Total BWF World Championships in Indonesia's capital city Jakarta.
The European Confederation Boxing Championships is set to get underway in the Bulgarian town of Samokov today.
The final International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup event of the season has been officially opened in Gabala, Azerbaijan, with 34 Rio 2016 quota places available during the eight-day event, which is due to begin tomorrow and finish next Saturday (August 15).
Curtis Lovejoy announced as United States flag bearer for Toronto 2015 Parapan American Games Opening Ceremony
US Paralympics have announced Curtis Lovejoy will be the United States’ Flagbearer for the Opening Ceremony of the 2015 Parapan American Games in Toronto.
The Rio 2016 Olympic Torch is set to be handed over to Brazilian officials on April 27 next year, one week after its lighting in Ancient Olympia, it has been revealed, before beginning a 95-day journey criss-crossing around Brazil on May 3.