Italy edged closer to earning a Rio 2016 spot by making it three wins out of three at the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) Women's Rio 2016 qualifier in Tokyo.
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Up to 31 athletes from six sports could be banned from Rio 2016 after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) retested doping samples from the 2008 Games in Beijing.
Double Olympic luge champion Natalie Geisenberger has been invited to carry the DFB-Pokal trophy into Berlin's Olympic Stadium ahead of the final between giants Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund.
Brad Parks, the founder of wheelchair tennis, is to be honoured with the Philippe Chatrier Award.
Coolangatta will host beach volleyball when the sport makes its Commonwealth Games debut at Gold Coast in 2018, organisers have confirmed.
China made it two wins out of two in Group A as they saw off France in the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Thomas Cup on home soil in Kunshan.
Rio 2016 places will be on the line when the International Canoe Federation (ICF) Paracanoe World Championships begin in Duisburg tomorrow.
The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Europe has claimed that 16 countries it has banned or threatened with a ban have backed the action the governing body has taken against them.
Toronto will stage the International Wheelchair Basketball Federation (IWBF) Men's Under-23 World Championship in 2017, it has been announced.
Italian football goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon has featured in the latest promotional video for the Rome 2024 Olympic and Paralympic bid.
World Sailing has joined forces with the Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation to support Bart's Bash.
Work to construct the beach volleyball venue for this year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro has begun on the famous Copacabana sands.
The Olympic venue for judo and wrestling at Rio 2016 has been officially inaugurated.
Pyeongchang 2018's new President Lee Hee-beom officially began work today by visiting construction sites to review progress.