Aruba earned an Olympic taewkondo berth for the first time as the Pan-American qualifying tournament for Rio 2016 began in Aguascalientes in Mexico today.
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The International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) Officiating Committee has selected 16 referees and 16 linesmen for the 2016 World Championship in Russia.
Zimbabwe and Afghanistan got off to winning starts on day one of the International Cricket Council (ICC) World Twenty20 in India today, with both countries winning by 14 runs in Nagpur.
Johannesburg will host the Commonwealth Tenpin Bowling Championship this year.
Carla Qualtrough, Canada's Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities, has been awarded the International Paralympic Committee's (IPC) International Women’s Day Recognition.
Russia’s world champion Aleksei Lovchev is reportedly facing a lengthy doping ban after his B-sample allegedly came back positive.
The format and structure of major International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) events could be set to change after the governing body opted to explore the issue.
International University Sports Federation (FISU) President Oleg Matytsin believes the 2021 Winter Universiade in Lucerne will be like a “home game” for the organisation.
Sportswear giant Nike has suspended its deal with tennis star Maria Sharapova - with the Russian facing the prospect of losing millions in endorsements due to her failed drugs test.
Beach volleyball will make its debut on the Commonwealth Games programme at Gold Coast 2018, it has been announced.
Azerbaijan’s Maria Stadnyk has climbed to the top of the United World Wrestling (UWW) women’s 48kg rankings after unseating Japan’s Eri Tosaka.
Athens 2004 gold medallist Matthew Emmons claimed the 50 metre rifle three positions men’s title as the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup concluded in Bangkok today.
The newly formed Korean Sport and Olympic Committee (KSOC) has appointed two co-leaders.
Switzerland's Lara Gut re-took the overall International Ski Federation (FIS) women's Alpine World Cup lead with a fourth-placed finish in the giant-slalom in Jasna in Slovakia today.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) says it is “dismayed” by the latest allegations concerning Russia which surfaced in the third documentary by German broadcasters WDR/ARD.