The Asian and Oceania boxing qualifying event for this year's Olympic Games in Tokyo will now be held in Amman in Jordan, it was announced today.
International Boxing Association (AIBA) Interim President Mohamed Moustahsane has claimed he could stay in the position beyond the expiry of his mandate if the Member Federations vote in favour of an extension in March.
Lausanne 2020 has changed the perception and attitude of the Swiss people towards staging the main Winter Olympic Games, International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has claimed.
An emergency committee meeting will be held by the World Health Organisation (WHO) tomorrow to discuss the outbreak of a new coronavirus in China, which has killed six people and infected almost 300.
The International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) stance on political neutrality and podium protests has caused something of a stir recently.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) will not only award the Winter Youth Olympics to countries who have hosted the main Games and the door is open for smaller nations to stage the event, according to a senior official at the organisation.
A court in Rio de Janeiro has ordered the Olympic Park be closed because of safety concerns, dealing another blow to the legacy of the city's hosting of the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Swedish climate change activist Greta Thunberg is expected to arrive in Lausanne tomorrow as part of a planned event, taking place during the Winter Youth Olympic Games here.
I have written before that under Thomas Bach's Presidency, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has become less like a parliament and more like a corporation.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has claimed Iran has not been suspended by the organisation, because the country has sent a letter assuring it will end its discriminatory policy against athletes from Israel.
The Philippines has offered to host next month's Asia and Oceania Olympic boxing qualifier if the event is moved from Wuhan because of a pneumonia outbreak.
The one-day International Olympic Committee (IOC) Session here in Lausanne was short on decisions, but firmly showed the direction of travel for the organisation on several issues set to dominate the headlines in the coming year.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach took another opportunity to talk up a bid from Sapporo and claimed it would not "take forever" for the Future Host Commission to make a proposal on the venue for the 2030 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is monitoring the impact of an outbreak of pneumonia on next month's Asia and Oceania boxing qualifier for Tokyo 2020 in Wuhan, as health authorities confirmed the first death from an unidentified virus.