Rome 2024 has proposed a "low cost approach" to hosting the Olympic and Paralympic Games after submitting the first part of its Candidature File to the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
An Olympic games in Budapest in 2024 would mark a "new beginning" for both the city and Hungary, organisers have claimed today while submitting the first part of their candidature files to the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
Los Angeles 2024 has submitted the first part of its Candidature File for the Olympics and Paralympics to the International Olympic Committee (IOC), pledging to stage a "New Games for a New Era".
FIVB investigate possible "political stunt" after women are turned away from volleyball event in Iran
Human Rights Watch has criticised the International Volleyball Federation’s (FIVB) claim that a “misunderstanding” with security personnel was the cause of female spectators being turned away from the World Tour leg in Kish Island in Iran, amid claims that women trying to enter were part of a "political stunt".
Brazil’s Rio 2016 golden hope Murer says Zika virus is “worrying” but won’t be “big problem” for Olympics
Former world pole vault champion Fabiana Murer, one of Brazil’s golden hopes for the Rio 2016 Games, has admitted she is worried about the spread of the Zika virus in her country ahead of the Olympics, but insists it will not be “a big problem”.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) officials have vowed to closely watch the development of some of the new disciplines on the programme here at Lillehammer 2016, while insisting the Games are exceeding their expectations at the halfway point.
International Biathlon Union (IBU) vice-president James Carrabre has become the latest figure to express concerns about the anti-doping system at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games, calling for a fresh investigation.
Franz Beckenbauer has been fined and warned by FIFA’s Ethics Committee in relation to the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bidding process.
Barra Olympic Park’s Carioca Arena 1 is set to host the Rio 2016 taekwondo test event this weekend as 49 athletes from 15 countries compete across four weight categories.
FIFA Presidential candidate Gianni Infantino has stepped up his campaign for the top job at world football’s governing body by lobbying for support during a meeting of Asian Football Confederation (AFC) officials in Kuala Lumpur.
Deloitte, the professional services firm, have been taken on as general consultants to assist with development of a Master Plan for the Lima 2019 Pan American Games.
Genzebe Dibaba produced a stupendous breakthrough in the women’s mile here tonight as she clocked 4 min 13.31 sec to smash the 26-year-old record of 4:17.14 set by Romania’s Doina Melinte and finish less than a second away from the outdoor world mile record of 4:12.56 set by Russia’s Svetlana Masterkova in 1996.
River Radamus of the United States remains on course for an Alpine skiing clean sweep at Lillehammer 2016 after he sealed his third gold medal with another supreme performance in the men’s giant slalom here today.
Fast-starting Canada swept to victory over United States in the mixed curling final here at the Lillehammer 2016 Youth Olympics today, powering into a 5-0 lead after the first-end before pulling clear for a 10-4 victory.
Segun Toriola will make history at the Rio 2016 Olympics by becoming the first African to compete at seven editions of the Games.