Rio City Hall have officially opened Carioca Arena 3, one of the venues for last year’s Olympic Games, to the Brazilian public.
FIFA has removed the item concerning the dispute between Israel and Palestine from the Congress agenda after they claimed it would be “premature" for the membership to "take any decision" regarding the ongoing row.
The chances of South Africa staging the 2023 Rugby World Cup have been given a significant boost after the nation's Government reversed a suspension on hosting major sporting events.
FIFA secretary general Fatma Samoura has moved to defend the organisation's work on anti-racism in the sport after Pescara midfielder Sulley Muntari criticised world football's governing body for "not taking it seriously".
Speedo Australia have announced an extension to their sponsorship of the Australian Commonwealth Games team prior to Gold Coast 2018.
British Olympic Association (BOA) chief executive Bill Sweeney has claimed here today that "it’s good to be obsessed with medals, but not at all costs", adding that he is confident duty of care issues recently cited in national sporting bodies will be fixed.
Liu Xiaoming, the ambassador of the People's Republic of China to the United Kingdom, has said here today that hosting the FIFA World Cup is one of the East Asian nation’s football dreams.
Latvia recorded their third consecutive victory at the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) Men's World Championships but were made to work for their latest triumph by Italy at the LANXESS Arena in Cologne.
World number one Sir Andy Murray made light work of Romania’s Marius Copil to book his place in the third round of the Madrid Open.
Slovenia’s Jan Polanc won stage four of the Giro d'Italia today having made an early breakaway on the summit of Mount Etna.
Olek Kazimirowski has been confirmed as the Chef de Mission for Belgium’s team for next year's Winter Paralympics in Pyeongchang.
Rio 2016 Olympic gold medallists Risako Kawai and Sara Dosho will lead a young but powerful Japanese women’s squad into the 2017 Asian Wrestling Championships, which are due to begin tomorrow at the Indira Gandhi Sports Complex in India’s capital New Delhi.
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed here today by the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) and the Asian Football Confederation (AFC).
Chris Froome said he was "rammed" off his bicycle during a training ride today in France.
Jean Claude Niringiyimana has been named as the International Paralympic Committee's (IPC) Allianz Athlete of the Month for April.