Russia's Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko has brushed off the problem of his country's likely suspension from the World Indoor Athletics Championships in March - by claiming it will help athletes better prepare for the Rio 2016 Olympics.
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Russia has been given an indication of what it must achieve in order to see its suspension by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) overturned - with the body's President Sebastian Coe calling for a "robust" inspection of the scandal-hit country.
Los Angeles 2024 look at "several" new locations for Olympic village as costs rise at preferred site
Los Angeles may need to find a new site for its proposed Olympic Village for the 2024 Games - as they could be priced out of their first choice.
Kuwait could be thrown out of qualifying for the FIFA World Cup as the Government interference row which has been plaguing sport in the country rumbles on.
The United Kingdom's Sport and Recreation Alliance has appointed Andrew Moss as its new chairman.
Sheffield will host the 2016 British Diving Championships and Olympic trials, which will see the best the country has to offer attempt to book places at Rio 2016 next summer.
Outgoing FIFA President Sepp Blatter and UEFA chief Michel Platini have failed in appeals against their bans from football.
FIFA Presidential candidate Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim al-Khalifa says he will "assess the situation" if fellow hopeful Michel Platini's ban is lifted.
Budapest 2024 has appointed Attila Mizsér as its Director of Sports and Venues.
Kuwait has made attempts to prevent its athletes from competing in sports competitions, according to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Athletes' Commission Chair Claudia Bokel.
World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) President Chungwon Choue has described the Paris terror attacks as "unpardonable" in an open letter to the sport's players and fans around the world.
Auditions to find dancers for the opening and closing ceremonies of the Rio 2016 Olympics and Paralympics have begun in the Brazilian city.
Belgium's home friendly clash with Spain in Brussels this evening has been called off due to security fears following the Paris terror attacks.
Australia and Samoa went through day one of the Oceania Rugby Sevens Championship and Olympic qualifier undefeated today with both countries battling for the sole place on offer at Rio 2016.
French skating President "absolutely sorry" after Paris attacks force cancellation of Grand Prix event
International Skating Union (ISU) Presidency hopeful Didier Gailhaguet said he is "absolutely sorry" and "disappointed" after the cancellation of the Trophee Eric Bompard due to the Paris terror attacks.