Guangzhou 2010 Asian Games taekwondo champion Wei Chen-yang was arrested for illegal drug possession.
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Reigning Olympic champions Fabio Basile and Paula Pareto are set to be among the participants at this weekend's Budapest Grand Slam.
German Olympic Sports Federation (DOSB) President Alfons Hörmann has revealed he is "confident" the Olympics and Paralympics will take place in Tokyo next year but suggested it could be without international spectators.
Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga is to repeat his pledge to hold the Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo next year in an upcoming policy speech.
UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) has administered four-year suspensions to rugby league player Andrew Lea and rugby union player Arran Perry for anti-doping rule violations.
Marc Soler earned a home victory on the second stage of the Vuelta a España - his first stage win at a Grand Tour.
Milan Mayor Giuseppe Sala has said he cannot not prevent the demolition of the San Siro despite being "fond" of the stadium set to be used for the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Russia rejects Olympics cyber-attack allegations as an attempt to disrupt relations with host countries
The Russian Embassy to the United Kingdom has claimed allegations of cyber-attacks were made to disrupt relations with the Olympic host countries of South Korea and Japan.
US Olympic and Paralympic Foundation raises more than $1.4 million for COVID-19 Athlete Assistance Fund
The United States Olympic and Paralympic Foundation (USOPF) raised more than $1.42 million (£1.09 million/€1.2 million) for the COVID-19 Athlete Assistance Fund.
A series of virtual workshops will start the host city selection process for the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.
Olympic swimming silver medallist and performance psychology coach Markus Rogan has reportedly broken the law by leaving Israel despite testing positive for coronavirus.
The Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games will be the first major multi-sport event to award more medals to women than men, organisers have announced.
Slovenia's Primož Roglič began his title defence of the Vuelta a España by winning the opening stage.
Whistler Olympic Park in Canada has been awarded the 2023 Nordic Junior and Under-23 World Ski Championships.
Switzerland is set to take on Slovakia on December 25 in the opening match of the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) World Junior Championship.