A main player in the creation of the Tokyo 2020 Opening and Closing Ceremonies has resigned after being found to have harassed colleagues.
Hosts Colombia and Argentina will lock horns in a winner-takes-all clash for a Tokyo 2020 spot tomorrow after both won their second matches at the Women's Volleyball South American Olympic Qualification Tournament.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has reassured Russian athletes they are free to compete like any other country until the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) delivers its ruling in the long-running doping scandal.
The Lausanne 2020 Youth Olympic Games (YOG) flame will burn tomorrow night as the climax to the Opening Ceremony at Vaudoise Arena here in the Olympic capital, but preparations have been rocked by a horrifying accident to a performer in rehearsals.
Britain's Alistair Brownlee has performed a U-turn on his decision to miss Tokyo 2020, announcing that he will now try for a third Olympic title in the Japanese capital.
Two-hundred runners have carried the Lausanne 2020 flame in one final celebration of the "Torch Tour", before the cauldron is ignited at tomorrow's opening ceremony.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has announced the addition of baseball5 and wushu to the Dakar 2022 Youth Olympic Games sport programme.
Gangwon Province has moved a step closer to being formally awarded the 2024 Winter Youth Olympic Games after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board formally submitted the proposal for a vote at the IOC Session here this week.
An accident involving a performer at the Lausanne 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games has marred preparations for the competition, with International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach "saddened" by the news.
The International Testing Agency (ITA) will provide athletes with an immersive learning experience at Lausanne 2020, as well as overseeing the anti-doping programme at the Winter Youth Olympic Games.
A total of 1,872 athletes will compete at the largest Winter Youth Olympic Games to date here in Lausanne, organisers have announced on the eve of the event.
Bach thanks Iran for support on political neutrality, even as it continues to stop athletes competing against Israelis
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has praised Iran's support for "principles of political neutrality in sport" in a letter to the country's President Hassan Rouhani, despite its refusal to allow its athletes to compete against Israelis.
Los Angeles Metro officials want to strike deals with the private sector to bridge a funding gap in time for the 2028 Olympics.
The vice president of the Francophone Association of Olympic Academies believes that Paris 2024 is a "historic opportunity" to revive the use of French in the Olympic Movement.
Britain's Royal Mint is launching a new coin to commemorate Team GB's participation at this year's Olympic Games in Tokyo, they have announced.