Reviewing the international match calendar and reducing the disparity between different regions in the world are among the key aims in FIFA's new action plan.
The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has called further emergency meetings with the representatives of Member Associations and its leagues from both the East and West Regions next week as the continental governing body continues in its attempts to manage the worldwide impact of the coronavirus outbreak.
Italian golfers Lorenzo Gagli and Edoardo Molinari have begun play at the Oman Open today after being quarantined in the country due to coronavirus fears.
The International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (IBSF) has been forced to move its 2020 Congress from Shanghai due to coronavirus.
The Badminton World Federation (BWF) has confirmed that next month’s German Open in Mülheim an der Ruhr has been postponed due to restrictions in place over the coronavirus outbreak.
The International Boxing Association (AIBA) has cancelled its European Continental Forum in Italy on Saturday (February 29) because of the coronavirus outbreak in the country.
The International Floorball Federation (IFF) has cancelled the Asia-Oceania qualifiers for the 2020 Men's World Championship because of coronavirus.
The 2021 edition of the World Baseball Classic will take place across the United States, Japan and Taiwan, it has been confirmed.
Gold and world record for Netherlands in men's team sprint on opening day of World Track Cycling Championships
The Netherlands twice set a new world record on their way to winning the men's team sprint on the opening day of the World Track Cycling Championships.
Egypt's Dina Meshref secured her fourth consecutive women's singles title at the International Table Tennis Federation Africa Top 16 Cup with victory over Nigerian Offiong Edem in Tunis.
Five-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova has today announced her retirement from tennis at the age of 32.
Reigning Youth Olympic champion Salma Abdelmaksoud topped the women's qualification standings in front of a home crowd as action began today at the International Modern Pentathlon Union World Cup in Cairo.
The Netherlands' Kiran Badloe registered two wins and a second-place finish to take the lead in the men's overall standings at the RS:X World Championships in Sorrento in Australia.
Sadie Kenosi of Botswana became the first athlete to secure a place in the Olympic boxing tournament at Tokyo 2020 after winning her semi-final at the African qualifier in Dakar.
Russia's Evgeniya Pavlova beat World Championships relay bronze medallist Olena Pidhrushna of Ukraine to clinch the women's sprint title at the International Biathlon Union Open European Championships in Minsk.