Michel Platini's lawyers have reacted with fury after a spokesman for FIFA's Ethics Committee reportedly said that the Frenchman was set to be banned from football.
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American Summer Britcher claimed the first Luge World Cup victory of her career on her home track in Park City, Utah.
Double Olympic champion Sang-Hwa Lee fended off the challenge of her two American rivals to win the women's 500 metres at the International Skating Union (ISU) World Cup in Heerenveen today.
Canadians Kaillie Humphries and Melissa Lotholz claimed their second International Bobsleigh Skeleton Federation (IBSF) Bobsleigh World Cup victory of the season at Königssee in Germany today.
Christopher Del Bosco maintained his perfect start to the International Ski Federation Ski-Cross World Cup season in Val Thorens today.
International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) President Sebastian Coe claimed that "no room had been left for doubt" after Russia was told exactly what it needs to do to have its suspension from the sport lifted.
Michel Platini has failed in a Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) bid to have his 90-day ban from football lifted - although FIFA will not be allowed to extend his suspension.
Video technology has been scrapped part-way into the Women's World Handball Championships after South Korea were denied a legitimate goal in their clash with France yesterday.
The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has announced the creation of the World Indoor Tour - which will feature four meetings from 2016.
A decision on whether FIFA Presidential hopeful Michel Platini's ban from football should be lifted is expected to be made by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) on Friday (December 11).
Canada's most decorated female Paralympian Chantal Petitclerc has begun a tour of the country which is aimed at getting her compatriots of all abilities involved in sport.
The Court of Arbitration for Sport's (CAS) ad-hoc division at next year's Rio Olympics will feature an equal number of male and female arbitrators for the first time.
Argentinian hockey legend Luciana Aymar has been named as an official ambassador for the 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in Buenos Aires.