Yuriko Koike is expected to secure a second term as Tokyo Governor as voters in the Japanese capital prepare to head to the polls tomorrow.
The Institute of National Anti-Doping Organisations (iNADO) has backed calls for the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) to have more independent members and greater participation of athletes in the decision-making process.
Paris 2024 has appointed Damien Rajot as the on-site commercial operations director for the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
UK Sport has received an assurance of Government funding for the postponed Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo next year.
The French Tennis Federation (FFT) has announced plans to hold the French Open with around 50 to 60 per cent of its usual capacity.
Double Olympic gold medallist and five-time world champion Lin Dan has announced his retirement, bringing an end to a glittering badminton career.
Prague has stepped in to replace London as hosts of this year's European Canoe Slalom Championships after the event in the British capital was cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Ireland's high performance boxers have been granted special dispensation to return to training on July 20 to start preparations for the postponed Olympic Games in Tokyo.
National Basketball Association (NBA) confirmed 25 players tested positive for coronavirus in tests conducted as the competition seeks to return at the end of the month.
Extraordinary prosecutor appointed to examine allegations against Infantino and Swiss attorney general
An extraordinary prosecutor has been appointed to examine criminal complaints against Swiss attorney general Michael Lauber and FIFA President Gianni Infantino.
The Jamaica Olympic Association (JOA)'s advanced preparations for Tokyo 2020 made the postponement of the event by 12 months easier to handle, said the country's Chef de Mission.
Viktor Maigourov, a candidate for President of the Russian Biathlon Union (RBU), has claimed he will stand down within a year of being elected if he ousts incumbent Vladimir Drachev but fails to "fulfil my promises".
World Senior and Junior Championships to take place at same venue as wrestling announces restructured calendar
The World Senior and Junior Wrestling Championships are taking place at the same venue in December 2020 as part of a restructure to the sport's calendar.
Major League Baseball (MLB) announced the cancellation of this year's All-Star Game in Los Angeles due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The United Arab Emirates National Olympic Committee (UAE NOC) held a meeting with organisers of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games to discuss organisational matters and extra precautions that may be taken as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.