Francesco Ricci Bitti is set to be re-elected for a third and final term as Association of Summer Olympic International Federations (ASOIF) President after being confirmed as the sole candidate for the position.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has called on the South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) to hold its long-awaited elections, suggesting further measures could be taken if delays continue.
Olympic gold medallist Taoufik Makhloufi is reportedly the subject of an investigation by French authorities to determine whether doping products found at the National Institute of Sport, Expertise and Performance (INSEP) belong to him.
Panpan Foods has been announced as the official packaged snack goods sponsor of the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games after signing an agreement with the Organising Committee.
Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga has said he will seek to prevent the "explosive spread" of coronavirus as he outlined his intention to protect the health of the Olympic and Paralympic Games host country in a policy speech to the Diet.
An implementation agreement has been signed between the Solomon Islands Government and China that finally paves the way for construction to begin on venues and facilities for the 2023 Pacific Games.
UK Sport chair Dame Katherine Grainger fears hosting the Olympic and Paralympic Games will become financially less viable due to the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic.
Paralympian Blake Leeper will not be able to compete at the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) upheld a World Athletics ban on his prosthetics.
Former Scottish hockey player Rhona Toft is seeking a second term as chairperson of the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) Athletes Advisory Commission.
The coronavirus pandemic means the seventh Smart Cities & Sport Summit - the annual two-day event that begins tomorrow - will be held virtually; and the pressing topic of COVID-19 will be a key area of discussion.
Russian Sports Minister Oleg Matytsin has urged athletes to "respect" COVID-19 rules after making a "big step forward" in allowing fans back into sporting stadiums.
International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) President Morinari Watanabe has expressed hope the upcoming gymnastics competition at the Yoyogi National Gymnasium will help "open the door" to Tokyo 2020.
World Judo Day has been celebrated by the Colorado Springs judo community at the newly-constructed United States Olympic and Paralympic Museum.
The International Ski Federation (FIS) has announced a 10-year commercial partnership with IDG Sports - a winter sports market developer - to promote the Get into Snow Sports (GISS)-China grassroots programme.
Skate Canada has announced two of its events have been postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic.