New Orleans Pelicans centre Jahlil Okafor has revealed he wants to play for Nigeria at this year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
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The Los Angeles Department of Transportation (LADOT) has placed the largest order for electric busses ever seen in the United States as the city looks to become more eco-friendly in time for when it hosts the 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
The Hungarian Olympic Committee (HOC) held a conference on the role of women in sport, with Secretary of State for Sport Dr Tünde Szabó among the speakers.
The 'Miracle on Ice' team responsible for one of the most iconic moments in Olympic history have defended appearing alongside Unite States President Donald Trump at a rally in Las Vegas.
The International Ski Federation (FIS) Freestyle World Cup dual moguls event in Tazawako had to be cancelled because of heavy fog.
Japanese Emperor Naruhito, who turns 60 today, has spoken of his excitement for Tokyo 2020 as well as his the "concern" caused by the coronavirus outbreak.
Spain's Carolina Marín and Denmark's Viktor Axelsen - the men's and women's number one seeds - won their semi-finals in straight games at the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Barcelona Spain Masters.
Five Italian fencers secured top-three finishes at a trio of International Fencing Federation (FIE) World Cup events.
Justin Thomas shot a six-under-par 65 to end the third round of the World Golf Championships (WGC)-Mexico Championship with a one-shot lead, while Patrick Reed and Erik van Rooyen are tied for second place.
The heavyweight and super-heavyweight divisions both saw their first fights at the African Olympic boxing qualifier in Dakar, but Cape Verde's Davilson Morais' hopes of fighting at a second Olympics were dashed.
Chile's Maria Antonieta Ortiz and Marion Alejandra Serrano Guajardo came first and second in the women's under-79 kilograms competition on another good day for their country at the World Para Powerlifting World Cup in Manchester.
The Hong Kong Sports Stars Awards have been postponed as the coronavirus outbreak continues to disrupt the sporting calendar.
Members of Britain's wheelchair rugby team have been on a tour of Leicester City's training ground ahead of the Wheelchair Rugby Quad Nations tournament.
Fukushima is a safe location for the Olympic Torch Relay, the prefecture's Governor has insisted as it gears up to host the beginning of the procession next month.
Three wrestlers, two of whom won medals, failed anti-doping tests at the 2019 Wrestling World Championships in Nur-Sultan in Kazakhstan, United World Wrestling (UUW) has said.