The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Executive Committee has defied the outcry from athletes and other organisations by comfortably voting 9-2 in favour of the reinstatement of the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) at a meeting in the Seychelles today.
The European Olympic Committees (EOC) confirmed here today that it has launched the candidature process for the 3rd edition of the European Games in 2023, and expects to name a host before the 2nd edition begins in Minsk next June.
Exclusive: UCI President "very positive" about team plans for bundling rights and maintaining numbers
A leading representative of cycling’s team organisation, the AIGCP, has claimed that David Lappartient, the International Cycling Union (UCI) President, is "very positive" about its ideas for the sport’s reform, including bundling rights and increasing, rather than diminishing, the size and number of teams involved in the WorldTour.
Japanese Government begin contingency planning in case Mount Fuji erupts as IOC admit fear of high disaster risks in country in Tokyo 2020 build-up
The Japanese Government has launched a consultation process in case Mount Fuji erupts.
The Krasnoyarsk 2019 Torch Relay has officially begun following a special ceremony here today.
Celebrations are taking place across Japan to mark the one-year milestone to their hosting of the 2019 Rugby World Cup, and Bill Beaumont, World Rugby’s chairman, predicted at a special ceremony in Tokyo that the event would be "the most impactful ever".
International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) President René Fasel has claimed the opening of the Chinese Ice Hockey Association's (CIHA) new offices marks a "landmark moment" for the development of the sport in the country prior to the 2022 Winter Olympic Games in Beijing.
Security, renovation work and "sanitary services" were discussed at a Naples 2019 directors’ meeting at the Campania region headquarters in the city, it has been reported.
The International Ski Federation (FIS), its education entity FIS Academy and the Chinese Ski Association (CSA) plan to jointly launch the Get into Snow Sports (GISS)-China grassroots programme from the 2018-2019 ski season, it has been announced.
Sport Australia claim FIFA-backed FFA reforms should not be implemented as chances of suspension grow
Australia's Government agency responsible for sport has claimed the FIFA-backed proposals to reform the troubled governance of Football Federation Australia (FFA) are "flawed" and are not in line with their principles as the organisation prepares to take a crucial vote on the issue next month.
A Memorandum of Understanding (Mou) to bring the the International Judo Federation (IJF) and the International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) closer together was signed on the opening day of the World Judo Championships here today.
Competitors from 179 countries set to compete in "innovative" athletics programme at Buenos Aires 2018
Athletes from 179 different countries are set to compete in track and field at the next month's Summer Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires as part of a programme that will include several “innovations” the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) have announced.
Ukraine's Daria Bilodid became judo’s youngest world champion as she defeated the defending champion Funa Tonaki of Japan in the women’s under-48 kilograms category at the International Judo Federation (IJF) 2018 World Championships here today.
Spain pipped Japan to the top of the medal podium in the Aloha Cup at the 2018 International Surfing Association (ISA) World Surfing Games in Tahara in Japan.
Switzerland hold a narrow lead in the Team Jumping Championship at the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) World Equestrian Games in Tryon.