Whistleblower Grigory Rodchenkov has been awarded the 2020 William Hill Sportsbook of the Year honour for his book recalling how the former laboratory chief exposed Russia’s state-sponsored doping regime.
Japanese softball coach admits to being "worried" over impact of pandemic on Tokyo 2020 preparations
Japanese softball team head coach Reika Utsugi has admitted she was "worried" about the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on preparations for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has said it will seek to develop its approach to human rights and improve implementation, following recommendations from experts and a recent consultative meeting.
Details of the engagement activities carried out by organisers of the Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games was deemed a highlight of the joint project review with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and International Paralympic Committee (IPC).
The Belarus Sports Solidarity Foundation (BSSF) has hit back at what it calls pro-regime letters sent to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) by the Minsk Government in the wake of unrest in the country.
Around 18 per cent of Japanese ticketholders for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics have requested refunds following the postponement of the Games.
Tokyo 2020 believe the number of spectators allowed at the Games will reflect the domestic and global coronavirus infection levels in the spring, with travel restrictions and the outcome of pilot events also taken into consideration.
The World Curling Federation (WCF) has announced it will be prioritising the events offering qualification for the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics after cancelling other competitions scheduled for the 2020-2021 season because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has expressed satisfaction over additional financial contributions it has received from the Governments of India, China, Saudi Arabia and Egypt which total almost $2.6 million (£1.9 million/€2.1 million).
Influential Australian basketball player Andrew Bogut believes competing at next year's rescheduled Olympic Games would be a stretch too far after calling time on his career.
A memorial garden is set to be created at London's Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park as a tribute to key workers and those that lost their lives to coronavirus.
Athletes could be tested for coronavirus every four to five days during their time at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics, as part of countermeasures.
Japan will reportedly allow "large-scale" overseas visitors to enter the country for next year's Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo without mandatory vaccinations or quarantine periods.
More than $1.3 million (£968,000/€1.1 million) in grants is to be provided by the LA84 Foundation to Southern California school-based and community youth sports organisations.
The global governing body for parkour has called on the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to reject an application from the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) to include the sport at Paris 2024.