The Kremlin has called the reinstatement of the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) as a "positive step" as criticism of the decision by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) continues to pour in from the rest of the world.
The International Swimming Federation (FINA) will announce its best athletes of 2017 at an event in Chinese city Sanya in December, the governing body has announced.
As of this month, Ryan Lochte is officially back in the swim.
Michael Phelps has launched a passionate defence of his clean record in a Facebook Live video, with the American tackling issues around anti-doping in a self-described "rant".
Serbian swimmer Milorad Čavić has criticised his former rival Michael Phelps for supposedly only seeking anti-doping reforms now he is retired from competition.
IOC claims it wants WADA to be independent after Tygart slams them for letting down clean athletes at Rio 2016
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has taken steps to once again outline its plan for anti-doping reforms following the evidence given at a Congressional Sub-Committee hearing in Washington D.C.
Michael Phelps is set to testify at a Congressional Sub-Committee hearing in the United States next week, looking into the country’s anti-doping system.
Usain Bolt and Simone Biles have been named as the Sportsman and Sportswoman of the Year at the Laureus World Sports Awards in Monaco.
Outgoing United States President Barack Obama has paid tribute to star gymnast Simone Biles and formidable swimmer Michael Phelps during his final press conference.
Mike Rowbottom: Crystal Palace comeback offers a sporting reason to be cheerful amid the dark days of 2016
My colleague David Owen wrote this week, at the end of this dark year, of the "redemptive power" of sport.
If ever you doubted that Michael Phelps is the Greatest Of All Time (the GOAT), then Rio 2016 would have put paid to that.
Michael Phelps of the United States and Hungarian Katinka Hosszu were both winners at the International Swimming Federation (FINA) Soirée des Etoiles World Aquatics Gala in Windsor, Canada.
The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has announced the list of Olympic nominees for its post-Rio 2016 awards with gymnastics sensation Simone Biles among those in the running for the best female prize and swimming legend Michael Phelps in contention for the male equivalent.
Russian swimmer Yuliya Efimova has accused American star Michael Phelps of making “unpleasant” comments during Rio 2016 after he claimed it “broke his heart” to see athletes competing at the Olympic Games who had served doping bans.
United States win 1,000th Olympic gold medal as Phelps claims 23rd on final night of swimming at Rio 2016
United States brought the curtain down on Rio 2016 swimming competition here tonight with two emphatic medley relay victories.