The hurdles nominees for the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Athlete of the Year award have been named as Russia's Sergey Shubenkov and the Czech Republic's Zuzana Hejnova.
Mongolian National Olympic Committee help unveil statue for Moscow 1980 bronze medal winning wrestler
Mongolian National Olympic Committee secretary general Jugder Otgontsagaan has participated in a special ceremony to unveil a statue recognising wrestler Dugarsuren Oyunbold, one of the Asian nation's most successful athletes.
Former Canadian Paralympic Committee President appointed Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities
Former Canadian Paralympic Committee President (CPC) Carla Qualtrough has been appointed Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities following Justin Trudeau’s election as the country’s new Prime Minister.
Defending champions Joachim Gerard of Belgium and Frenchman Stephane Houdet booked their place in the semi-finals of the UNIQLO Wheelchair Doubles Masters with a comfortable straight-sets victory over Tom Egberink and Maikel Scheffers in Mission Viejo, California.
Veronica Vadovicova of Slovakia continued her reign of dominance at the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Shooting World Cup as she claimed her seventh gold medal of the event while three countries bagged further Rio 2016 quota places in Fort Benning.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Commission Report into alleged systematic doping within Russian athletics is to be unveiled on Monday (November 9) in Geneva, it has been announced today.
Former International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) President Lamine Diack has been placed under investigation in France over an alleged doping cover up.
The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) has had several offers from countries willing to house its headquarters - should the current political crisis force them out of Kuwait, they have claimed.
Women being banned from watching volleyball matches in Iran is "ridiculous", according to former United States Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, who believes sport can be a major platform to drive forward gender equality.
Beijing 2022 bid vice-chairman Zhang Jiandong claimed organisers have a "better and more accurate understanding" about hosting the Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games following the conclusion of an International Olympic Committee (IOC) Orientation Seminar in China’s capital.
Michael Hershman, founder of Transparency International and a former FIFA Independent Governance Committee (IGC) member, has heavily criticised the work of football's world governing body's Reform Commission, which he believes is a "waste of time and money".
José Maria Marin, former President of the Brazilian Football Confederation, has been extradited to the United States to face corruption charges.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has marked 100 days to go until the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games (YOG) by launching its latest social media campaign with the #iLoveYOG hashtag.
International Judo Federation (IJF) President Marius Vizer has hailed last weekend’s IJF Grand Slam in Abu Dhabi as a success, despite the controversy surrounding the banning of Israel’s flag.
FIFA has reversed a decision allowing Palestine to play a World Cup qualifier with Saudi Arabia on home soil due to security concerns.