Gene Sykes is stepping down as chief executive of Los Angeles 2028 but will assume an advisory role with the Organising Committee for the Olympic and Paralympic Games, it was announced today.
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Parkour Earth chief executive Eugene Minogue has accused the International Olympic Committee (IOC) of "standing idly by" while the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) "usurped" the discipline as he warned the organisation may take their grievance to the European Commission.
Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) director general Margarita Pakhnotskaya has promised the body will immediately take any observations from the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) on board as officials from the global watchdog started an audit of the organisation in Moscow today.
Independent report claims USOC among organisations which enabled Nassar abuse as senior official sacked
The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) was among the organisations which facilitated Larry Nassar's sexual abuse of hundreds of gymnasts and failed to act when the allegations against the disgraced doctor emerged, a damning independent report has claimed.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has issued a personal plea to the Senegalese Government to cooperate with a French investigation into alleged corruption involving former International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) President Lamine Diack and his son Papa Massata Diack.
Mohamed Khalfan Matar Saeed Al Romaithi of the United Arab Emirates and Qatar's Saoud Al-Mohannadi will challenge incumbent Shaikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa for the Presidency of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC), it has been announced.
Norwegian Therese Johaug will aim to continue her 100 per cent start since returning from a doping ban when she competes at the latest International Ski Federation Cross-Country World Cup event of the season in Beitostølen.
England Boxing have called for Gafur Rakhimov to resign as President of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) launched an inquiry into the governing body and froze planning for the sport at Tokyo 2020.
Legal services director Andreas Zagklis has been appointed secretary general of the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) to replace Patrick Baumann, it was announced today.
Athletics Kenya chairman warns convicted dopers will be barred from competing at major events even if suspensions served
A host of top Kenyan athletes could be barred from competing at major events after Athletics Kenya chairman Jackson Tuwei claimed those who have failed a drugs test or served a doping suspension will not be able to represent the country.
The Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) will appeal a Moscow court ruling which attempted to overturn Alexander Zubkov's disqualification from Sochi 2014 for doping, it was announced today.
Four-time Olympic champion Natalie Geisenberger of Germany will hope to maintain her perfect start to the Luge World Cup season when the campaign continues in Calgary this weekend.
Over 1,100 athletes are set to compete for medals and vital ranking points at the season-ending World Karate Federation (WKF) Karate 1-Series A event in Shanghai this weekend.
Infantino dismisses claims Copa Libertadores final incident will affect joint South American World Cup bid
FIFA President Gianni Infantino has dismissed claims the debacle surrounding the Copa Libertadores final will have a negative impact on a joint South American bid for the 2030 World Cup as he rejected suggestions of interference in the decision to postpone the second leg.
World Karate Federation (WKF) President Antonio Espinós has hailed the success of last month's World Championships in Madrid, claiming the event was "one of the most outstanding landmark moments in the history of our sport".