German investigative journalist Hajo Seppelt is not to attend the FIFA World Cup - despite being belatedly granted a visa to attend by the Russian authorities.
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Organisers of the second edition of the European Games in Minsk admit there is still a lot to do to publicise next year's event and have vowed to work along sporting and national associations to widen their appeal.
A dispute between the International Surfing Association (ISA) and the International Canoe Federation (ICF) over the governance of stand-up paddle (SUP) is deteriorating into more acrimony as both sides continue to publicly criticise the other.
It has been revealed that seven outstanding doping cases are still being processed from the Winter Paralympic Games in Pyeongchang earlier this year.
The German Olympic Sports Confederation (DOSB) has received an online award for their digital communications at Pyeongchang 2018.
Cristiano Ronaldo scored his fourth goal of the FIFA World Cup today as Portugal, Uruguay and Spain all enjoyed 1-0 victories in their respective clashes with Morocco, Saudi Arabia and Iran.
International University Sports Federation (FISU) President Oleg Matytsin has welcomed the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Olympic Channel.
Rajoub facing disciplinary action threat by FIFA after calling for Palestinian fans to burn Messi shirts
Palestinian Football Association President Jibril Rajoub is facing disciplinary action by world governing body FIFA after threatening Lionel Messi.
A "constructive" meeting has taken place between key officials from the World Armwrestling Federation (WAF) and the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) in Bonn, it has been claimed.
Former FIFA President Sepp Blatter has arrived at the World Cup as a guest of Russian President Vladimir Putin and has granted his backing to the possible bid for the 2030 World Cup from England.
Luc Tardif has been re-elected President of the French Ice Hockey Federation (FFHG) for a fourth and, what he has promised, final term in office.
United States have replicated their individual success in the team events with four successive gold medals at the Pan American Fencing Championships in Havana.
Moscow Laboratory director turned whistleblower Grigory Rodchenkov has claimed that Russian footballer Ruslan Kambolov had positive drugs tests covered-up in the same way as with athletes at Sochi 2014.
Mexico and United States each enjoyed big victories today at the World University American Football Championship in Harbin in China.
Dragon boat racing has joined ice hockey and table tennis as the latest sporting vehicle for pan-Korean peace after emerging as the most likely discipline for a unified team at this year's Asian Games in Jakarta and Palembang.