The winners of this year's Women’s World Cup in France will get prize money of $4 million (£3 million/€3.5 million), just over one-tenth of the $38 million (£28.8 million/€33.5 million) which the French team received for winning last year's men's tournament.
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FIFA's bosses received aggregate remuneration of a combined $4.12 million (£3.1 million/€3.63 million) in 2018, according to a newly-published governance report from the world football governing body.
The newly-published 2018 FIFA financial report shows that efootball provided a welcome and significant windfall for the world governing body as it battled to counter the impact on its business of the reputational issues that engulfed it as the Sepp Blatter era drew to a tumultuous close.
FIFA's Club Protection Programme (CPP), an insurance scheme that compensates football clubs when players they employ are injured on international duty, will apply at the Tokyo 2020 men's and women's Olympic football tournaments.
The Great Britain Olympic team at the Tokyo 2020 Games may enter history as the first to contain more women than men.
The new International Swimming League (ISL) will have a first-year budget of some $20 million (£15 million/€17.5 million), according to the Ukrainian businessman who is the source of its financial backing.
Adam Peaty has been confirmed as a key member of a London swimming team which will compete in the inaugural season of the privately-financed International Swimming League (ISL).
The unusual weather patterns experienced by parts of California in recent years have taken their toll on the 1984 Olympic rowing venue.
The Executive Committee of World Rowing has agreed to allow joint crews from North and South Korea to try to qualify for Tokyo 2020 in a number of events.
The rowing competition at the 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Los Angeles may be switched to the Long Beach Marine Stadium, which hosted the sport at the 1932 Games in the Californian city.
FIFA has yet to decide whether to use goal-line technology at next year’s Tokyo 2020 Olympic football tournament.
The International Equestrian Federation (FEI) is accelerating development of an electronic registration system for horses competing in FEI disciplines in response to Brexit.
New FIFA anti-doping regulations come into force today.
Payments stemming from gymnastics's presence on the Olympic Games sports programme are expected to account for over half of the International Gymnastics Federation's (FIG) income during the 2017-2020 quadrennium, it has been acknowledged.
The number of full International Olympic Committee (IOC) members has slipped back below 100, following a string of mainly age-related departures taking effect at the end of the calendar year.