Former footballer and professor of public policy and governance Laura McAllister has been nominated by the Football Association of Wales (FAW) to become UEFA’s designated female representative on the FIFA Council.
Whistleblower Grigory Rodchenkov has been awarded the 2020 William Hill Sports Book of the Year honour for his book recalling how the former laboratory chief exposed Russia’s state-sponsored doping regime.
Details of the engagement activities carried out by organisers of the Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games was deemed a highlight of the joint project review with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and International Paralympic Committee (IPC).
The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) has hailed its delivery of a "successful" window of FIBA Continental Cup Qualifiers across four continents in November, amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
The Women's Tennis Association (WTA) has launched a new corporate identity and announced a simplified numerical naming system for tournaments.
The International Cycling Union (UCI) has said measures to improve rider safety will be presented to the Professional Cycling Council next week ahead of their introduction in January.
The organisers of the Doha 2030 bid for the Asian Games have held regional virtual workshops with National Olympic Committees (NOCs), to demonstrate to nations what they intend to offer in 10 years' time.
Japanese softball coach admits to being "worried" over impact of pandemic on Tokyo 2020 preparations
Japanese softball team head coach Reika Utsugi has admitted she was "worried" about the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on preparations for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has said it will seek to develop its approach to human rights and improve implementation, following recommendations from experts and a recent consultative meeting.
The World Curling Federation (WCF) has announced it will be prioritising the events offering qualification for the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics after cancelling other competitions scheduled for the 2020-2021 season because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Former Tour de France race leader Rinaldo Nocentini has been given a four-year doping ban following an athlete biological passport (ABP) case.
Sochi 2014 Paralympic Alpine skiing champion Josh Dueck has been named the Chef de Mission of the Canadian team for the Beijing 2022 Paralympics.
The International University Sports Federation (FISU) Gender Equality Committee has held a webinar with FISU Student Ambassadors in a bid to better educate them on gender balance and equality.
The New York City Half Marathon has been cancelled for the second successive year as COVID-19 cases and deaths continue to hit record levels in the United States.
Football bodies have "a huge amount to do" to rid discriminatory behaviour from the sport, according to a senior official with the United Kingdom Government who is still seeing "too many problems".