Hosts Japan eased to a 7-3 victory over the United States to secure the gold medal at the United World Wrestling Women's World Cup in Narita.
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Irish hockey captain David Harte has emerged as the latest candidate for election to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Athletes' Commission at Tokyo 2020.
China and South Korea moved a step closer to booking a place at Tokyo 2020 after they qualified for the International Basketball Federation Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournaments.
The Russian Bobsleigh Federation (RBF) has signed a sponsorship deal with Parimatch, one of the country's leading betting firms.
Japan and the United States will meet in the final of the United World Wrestling Women's World Cup after both teams topped their groups in Narita.
Tributes were paid to Alpine skier Blanca Fernández-Ochoa during an event held by the Spanish Olympic Committee (COE), celebrating athletes from the 1984 Summer and Winter Olympic Games.
A group of high-profile British athletes have threatened legal action against the British Olympic Association (BOA) in an attempt to force the organisation to relax its "unjust and unfair" sponsorship regulations.
Outgoing World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) vice-president Linda Helleland has claimed she was spied on by Norwegian companies acting "on behalf of Russian interests" during the fallout from the state-sponsored doping scandal.
Three-time Olympic champion Sun Yang blamed a lack of credentials possessed by doping control officers for the row which led to a security guard smashing a blood vial with a hammer, as translation problems marred his testimony here today.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach inaugurated the new headquarters of the Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa (ANOCA) at a ceremony in Abuja today.
South Korea edged out Asia Cup runners-up China on the opening day of the International Basketball Federation Women's Olympic Pre-Qualifying Tournament for Asia and Oceania.
Three-time Olympic swimming champion Sun Yang is facing a ban of up to eight years if the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) can prove its case during a public Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) hearing here tomorrow.
The Badminton World Federation (BWF) is taking its own Doping Hearing Panel to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) after Mauritius player Kate Foo Kune avoided a ban, despite being stripped of her All African Championships silver medal.
Members of the Association of Summer Olympic International Federations (ASOIF) have received a self-assessment questionnaire as part of the umbrella body's third governance review.
The National Olympic Committee of Lithuania (LTOK) has partnered with a law firm to provide free legal services to help athletes defend themselves against sexual harassment, abuse and discrimination.