The International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF) has announced the relocation of this year’s Youth World Championships from Istanbul in Turkey to Bulgarian capital Sofia because of the coronavirus pandemic.
A team official tested positive for COVID-19 before the recently concluded Tokyo 2020 diving test event, it has been revealed, but the organisers have hailed the competition, which concluded last Thursday (May 6) as "highly successful".
A new poll has showed that nearly 60 per cent of people in Japan want the rearranged Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo to be cancelled as there appears little sign of the public getting behind the event with less than three months until it starts.
The Chinese Taipei Olympic Committee (CTOC) has been given 200,000 facemasks by Medtecs Group to help safeguard its athletes from COVID-19 when travelling for international competitions.
Coronavirus concerns have forced the International Cricket Council (ICC) to cancel three sub regional Europe qualifiers for the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup in 2022.
The National Hockey League (NHL) is relaxing some of its COVID-19 protocols for players and staff based in the United States who are fully vaccinated against the virus.
It felt as if 2021 would be the year that sport would resume and a bumper crowd could celebrate the long-awaited Tokyo 2020 Olympics, yet we find ourselves less than three months away still unsure exactly what is going on.
Boxing Federation of India (BFI) executive director Raj Kumar Sacheti has died at the age of 55 after contracting COVID-19.
The vaccine deal announced by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) this week provides yet another example of how desperate the organisation is for Tokyo 2020 to go ahead.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has published its global testing figures for March 2021, showing its highest monthly samples since the COVID-19 pandemic started in March 2020.
World Rowing has confirmed a member of the Sri Lankan team has tested positive for coronavirus at the Asia and Oceania Olympic and Paralympic qualifier in Japanese capital Tokyo.
Indian Premier League (IPL) organisers have vowed to complete this year’s tournament and pick up from where it left off.
UEFA has confirmed squads for this year’s European Championship will be increased from 23 to 26 players in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
The International Tennis Federation (ITF) is searching for a new host city for this year’s Billie Jean King Cup Finals after cancelling its agreement with Budapest.
Nine Japanese Governors believe the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games should be either cancelled or postponed depending on the state of the COVID-19 pandemic, as Japan considers extending emerging measures to combat a rise in infections.