Inger Frith was never world or Olympic champion but 60 years ago she broke new ground as President of World Archery, then known by the French name Federation Internationale de Tir a L’Arc (FITA).
European Championships in 2022 to be highlight of Munich 1972 Golden Jubilee celebrations, promises Lord Mayor
Next year’s European Championships in Munich will be the highlight of the 50th anniversary celebrations of the 1972 Olympic Games, the city’s Lord Mayor Dieter Reiter has declared.
Russian wrestler Gennady Strakhov, winner of an Olympic silver medal at Munich 1972 when he represented the Soviet Union, has died following complications caused by a COVID-19 infection.
The United States' Bill Bentsen, an Olympic champion in sailing from the Munich 1972 Games, has died at the age of 90.
Walther Tröger, an Honorary International Olympic Committee (IOC) member whose contributions to the Olympic Movement included being Mayor of the Olympic Village at Munich 1972 and leading Germany's National Olympic Committee (NOC) for a decade, has passed away at the age of 91.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach paid tribute to Israel's Chef de Mission at the Munich 1972 Olympic Games - Shmuel Lalkin - who has died aged 95.
Olympic gold medal from famous Soviet Union basketball victory over US at Munich 1972 for sale on eBay
An Olympic gold medal won by Sergei Kovalenko when the Soviet Union beat the United States in the final of the basketball tournament at Munich 1972 in one of the most controversial moments in the history of the Games has been put up for sale on eBay.
Alan Hubbard: Olympic medallist Minter should be remembered for more than just the Hagler horror story
Of the 150 or so boxers who have taken part in the principal pandemic punch-ups conducted behind closed doors over the last couple of months I have noticed only one, 25-year-old middleweight Denzel Bentley from Battersea in south London, has taken the knee as a symbolic gesture towards the Black Lives Matter movement. Yet there has been no Lewis Hamilton-like complaints from him just because nobody followed suit.
A small ceremony has been held to mark the 48th anniversary of the murder of 11 Israeli athletes and officials and one West German policeman at the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich.
This summer marked a significant landmark in Olympic history, although one that has gone largely unnoticed. It was the 50th anniversary marking the announcement that a dachshund would be the official mascot of the 1972 Olympics in Munich, the first time that the Games would have such a symbol.
German and Israeli fighter jets flew in formation past the site of the Munich 1972 Olympics attack, commemorating the loss of life from one of the Games' most tragic events.
A rare Torch from the 1952 Winter Olympic Games in Oslo was the highest seller at the latest RR Auction sale.
Legendary Kenyan middle-distance runner Ben Jipcho has died at the age of 77.
The redevelopment of the canoe slalom venue used for the Munich 1972 Olympic Games has started.
Olympic wrestling silver medallist Vehbi Akdağ of Turkey has died at the age of 77.