The Jordan Olympic Committee (JOC) has revealed the shortlists for the 2015 Black Iris Awards, recognising the top achievers in sport over the past year.
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The British Lionhearts got their World Series of Boxing (WSB) Series VI campaign off to the best possible start as they claimed a thrilling 3-2 victory over the USA Knockouts in their Group B opener at the Miccosukee Sports & Entertainment Dome in Miami.
A top field is set to compete during the opening World Karate Federation (WKF) Karate1 Premier League event of the season, which is due to begin here tomorrow.
Olga Podchufarova of Russia shot clean as she claimed her maiden International Biathlon Union (IBU) World Cup success with victory in the women’s 7.5 kilometres sprint race in Antholz, Italy today.
Christie to return to scene of Olympic heartbreak at European Short Track Speed Skating Championships
Britain’s Elise Christie will return to the scene of her 2014 Winter Olympic Games heartbreak when she competes at the International Skating Union (ISU) European Short Track Speed Skating Championships, which get underway in Sochi tomorrow.
Canadian-born ice hockey players Matt Dalton and Eric Regan look set to become a part of the South Korean national team after the country’s National Olympic Committee (NOC) asked the Government for the duo to be given citizenship.
Dubai-based company Channel 2 Group have been appointed as the official audio rights partner of the International Cricket Council (ICC) for an eight-year period, it has been announced.
Exclusive: South African teams denied Rio 2016 chance by SASCOC because they think hockey is "white sport", claims FIH President
Political reasons may have been behind the South African Sport Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) choosing not to send their teams to Rio 2016, International Hockey Federation (FIH) President Leandro Negre has claimed, admitting he was “very disappointed” by the decision.
Ireland's Adam Nolan has criticised the qualification process for this year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro after he missed out on a spot at the event, and says he feels "let down".
World number three Rory McIlroy has weighed in to the debate about golf being on the programme for Rio 2016, claiming he has "never dreamed of competing in the Olympics or winning an Olympic medal" while suggesting a fifth major title would mean more than a podium finish at this year's Games.
FIFA President Sepp Blatter and UEFA chief Michel Platini are still receiving their salaries despite both being suspended from all footballing activity for eight years, it has been revealed.
Edmonton has been awarded the 2017 World Men’s Curling Championship, the sport’s governing body has announced.
The Australian Paralympic Foundation (APF), a fundraising initiative to help get the nation’s athletes to Rio 2016, has been officially launched with an AUD$1 million (£485,000/$685,000/€627,000) donation from confectionery company Cadbury.
Los Angeles 2024 chairman Casey Wasserman has hailed the return of National Football League (NFL) franchise the Rams to the city, claiming it further enhances the region’s sporting reputation as it continues its bid to stage the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Olympic champion Alexey Negodaylo is one of 13 Russian bobsledders to be named on the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) list of banned athletes as part of the suspension of Russia.