Belfast has been stripped as host of the 2021 Commonwealth Youth Games with the race to hold the event now re-opened.
The new International Testing Agency (ITA) - billed as "a major player in the global fight against doping" - officially started its operations in Lausanne today.
Russian Ekaterina Glazyrina has withdrawn her appeal against her two year ban from the sport, the International Biathlon Union (IBU) has said.
USA Gymnastics has elected a new Board of Directors in the wake of the sexual abuse scandal involving former national team doctor Larry Nassar.
Ryu among participants as two Koreas, China and Japan celebrate Olympic Day with friendly table tennis event
Former Olympic champion Ryu Seung-min was among the participants as North Korea, South Korea, China and Japan took part in a friendly mixed table tennis exhibition match today to help celebrate Olympic Day in Lausanne.
Celebrations marking one-year-to-go until the start of the 2019 European Games in Minsk have been held across the Belarusian capital.
The President of the Indonesia Asian Games Organising Committee Erick Thohir called for "unity" at a post-Ramadan festival for 500 staff at their headquarters in Jakarta.
Major accounting firm Ernst and Young (EY) will provide consulting services for the 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires.
The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) and European Table Tennis Union (ETTU) have announced that Liebherr will be the title sponsor of the 2018 ITTF European Championships, which are due to be held in Alicante in Spain from September 18 to 23.
GL events Field & Lawn Limited has been announced as the official main overlay supporter of the 2018 European Championships in Glasow, following what is said to have been a competitive tendering process.
The World Rugby Under-20 Trophy will be hosted in Romania this year and Brazil in 2019, it has been announced.
Canadian ice dancers Andrew Poje and Kaitlyn Weaver have announced that they will skip the entirety of the 2018 International Skating Union Grand Prix of Figure Skating season.
United States Ski and Snowboard (USS) have appointed Mark Schneider as their chief technology officer.
The Russian arm of Burger King has apologised after offering women RUB ₽3 million (£36,000/$48,000/€41,000) and a lifetime supply of Whoppers if they get impregnated by football players competing in the FIFA World Cup.
Philippe Coutinho and Neymar saved Brazil with stoppage-time strikes against Costa Rica after they struggled to break down their opponents at the FIFA World Cup in Russia.