Iran's first Olympic medallist in track and field, discus thrower Ehsan Hadadi, has tested positive for COVID-19.
Squash player and four-time British Open winner Azam Khan has died from coronavirus aged 95.
Mohammad Nabi has been appointed the acting secretary general of the Football Federation Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI), replacing Ebrahim Shakouri in the role.
The International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) has begun a series to celebrate the top 30 moments in the history of the Women’s World Championships.
Tour de France organisers have reportedly set a May 15 deadline to decide whether this year’s race can take place as planned, amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Liechtenstein's Olympic bronze medallist alpine skier Tina Weirather has announced her retirement at the age of 30.
The Norwegian Ski Association (NSB) has had to temporarily lay off 96 employees as a consequence of the coronavirus crisis.
World Taekwondo Europe have announced the appointment of Edmund Schramm as chairman of their Television and Media Committee.
Meetings of the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) Executive Committee and Council have been postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic.
The first ever POLO Rider Cup, a new international tournament between polo clubs, has been postponed until 2021 due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
International Fencing Federation (FIE) have paid tribute to Brazilian fencing team coach Gennady Miakotnykh, following his death at the age of 79.
Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) has confirmed their canoe sprint squad for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, marking their first team announcement since the Games was postponed to 2021.
Scottish curler and European silver medallist Vicky Wright has taken a step back from training to work on the frontline of the fight against COVID-19 in the United Kingdom.
The International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) have cancelled or postponed a number of continental events due to the coronavirus crisis.
One of the three boxers diagnosed with COVID-19 following the European qualifier for Tokyo 2020 returned a false positive and was not infected with the virus, according to the International Olympic Committee (IOC).