International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has called for patience over the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games as he claimed organisers would not hold the event if they did not think it was safe to do so.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach will be re-elected remotely in March after the organisation confirmed it would hold its Session virtually instead of in Athens.
Russia’s former world 110 metres hurdles champion Sergey Shubenkov faces a four-year ban after testing positive for a banned substance, Russian media including Match TV are reporting.
The European Olympic Committees (EOC) has approved its election procedure following amendments to the organisation’s statutes approved last month, which are aimed at boosting gender balance.
Florida’s chief financial officer Jimmy Patronis has written to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to offer the state as a potential replacement host for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, amid the coronavirus crisis.
The final Tokyo 2020 Olympics artistic swimming qualifier has been postponed due to the current travel restrictions in Japan caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
FIFA hopes to confirm host cities for the 2026 World Cup in the United States, Mexico and Canada by the final quarter of this year, should the coronavirus pandemic allow.
International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) President René Fasel has admitted it is "probably better" to stage this year’s Men’s World Championships in one country rather than two, but now says a decision on the host will not be made until next week.
Queen's Baton Relay will be "as normal as we can make it", Commonwealth Games Federation President pledges
Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) President Dame Louise Martin insists the Queen’s Baton Relay (QBR) for Birmingham 2022 will be "as normal as we can make it", but has revealed that the organisation is making contingency plans to cope with any changes needed because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Salla, which claims to be the coldest town in Finland, has launched a parody bid to host the 2032 Summer Olympics, as part of efforts to raise awareness of global warming.
October 11 has been announced as the date for this year's Boston Marathon - should the health situation allow for the race to take place.
United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee (USOPC) chief medical officer Jonathan Finnoff has said the organisation is investigating vaccinating athletes against COVID-19 when it is appropriate, but acknowledged some may turn down the vaccine ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Councillors in Oberschleißheim have pledged to help revamp the venue scheduled to be used for rowing and canoeing during the Munich 2022 European Championships.
The 2021 Volleyball Nations League (VNL) is to be held according to a bubble concept to preserve the original format and reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has received almost $400,000 (£292,000/€331,000) in extra funding for its Intelligence and Investigations Department through additional donations from the Governments of France, Cyprus, Greece and Poland.