Kuwait has been awarded the hosting rights for the 2019 Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Games - despite the country's suspension by the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
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All-Russia Athletics Federation President reveals they will admit to some doping allegations and contest others
Russia is set to admit to some of the allegations made in the explosive World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Independent Commission report as they seek to avoid being banned by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF).
Insurance firm Prudential has extended its sponsorship of the RideLondon cycling festival for a further three years, up to and including the 2018 event.
Inas - the International Sports Federation for those with an intellectual disability - is to hold a whole week of activities to celebrate its athletes.
Chinese world champions Ma Long and Ding Ning are both among the nominees announced for the 2015 International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Star Awards.
Los Angeles 2024 has announced the appointments of basketball legend Earvin "Magic" Johnson and trade union leader María Elena Durazo as vice-chairs of the city's Olympic bid committee.
Senegal, Nigeria and Morocco each earned a Rio 2016 berth at the African Canoe Slalom Championships and Olympic qualifier in Kenya.
German Football Association (DFB) President Wolfgang Niersbach has resigned in the wake of the vote-buying allegations which have rocked his organisation.
Bahrain's efforts to train new coaches for its sports teams and athletes have continued with 30 people completing a level one course.
Hackers have targeted Tokyo 2020's website - causing it to crash for several hours.
The hurdles nominees for the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Athlete of the Year award have been named as Russia's Sergey Shubenkov and the Czech Republic's Zuzana Hejnova.
The All Russian Athletics Federation (ARAF) has today banned five athletes for doping offences - while its President Vadim Zelichenok has distanced his organisation from allegations centering around former International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) President Lamine Diack.
International Cycling Union (UCI) President Brian Cookson has dropped the biggest hint yet that some events at Tokyo 2020 will not be held in the Japanese capital - but in the city of Izu which is nearly 150 kilometres away.
The semi-finalists in the women's competition at the UNIQLO Wheelchair Doubles Masters have been decided after the second round of group matches in Mission Viejo, California.