Pyeongchang 2018's new President Lee Hee-beom has played down fears that he lacks the necessary background in sport after his appointment was officially approved at the Organising Committee's (POCOG) General Assembly meeting in Seoul.
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Four-time Olympic ice hockey player Angela Ruggiero has been appointed as chief strategy officer by Los Angeles 2024.
Zhangjiakou in China - a major hub for the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing - is bidding for the 2021 International Ski Federation (FIS) Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) is seeking to access the taped conversations which allegedly prove new accusations about Russian drug-taking and cover-ups at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics.
The Italian political party founded by former Prime Minister Mario Monti - who abandoned Rome's bid for the 2020 Olympics - has unveiled a new logo and hashtag to support the efforts for 2024.
Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) President Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah hailed the "good cooperation" between the sports movement and the Government after a two-day visit to Cuba.
Brazil's Senate will push ahead with the impeachment vote against embattled President Dilma Rousseff tomorrow - after rejecting claims that proceedings should be halted due to flaws in the process.
Uncertainty surrounds the impeachment proceedings being brought against under-fire Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff after the new speaker of the Lower House said last month's vote had been annulled.
Olympic bronze medallist Erin Hamlin headlines the United States luge team for the 2016-17 season.
The Swedish Ski Association (SSF) has created a new fund aimed at supporting up and coming young winter sports leaders.
Hosts Brazil will meet Pre-Paralympic Tournament champions Ukraine at Rio 2016 after the draw for the seven-a-side cerebral palsy football tournament was made.
Rome Mayoral candidate Virginia Raggi has reaffirmed her opposition to the city's 2024 Olympic and Paralympic bid following a key meeting with Italian Olympic Committee (CONI) President Giovanni Malago today.
Rapid transit line and clean-up of the Seine among Paris 2024 inspired plans for future of French capital
A major new rapid transit line and the clean-up of the River Seine are among plans unveiled today by the Mayor of Paris Anne Hidalgo - who hopes the city's 2024 Olympic bid will be the catalyst for the "re-invention" of the French capital.
Russian FSB agents covered-up doping offences at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, a whistleblower at the centre of the drugs scandal in the country has claimed.
Ireland's Natalya Coyle and Arthur Lanigan-O'Keeffe won gold for Ireland as the International Modern Pentathlon Federation (UIPM) World Cup Final in Sarasota finished with the mixed-relay today.