A plan to restrict use of Tokyo's Metropolitan Expressway during next year's Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo to help ease traffic restrictions based upon the random selection of private vehicle licence plates is set to be scrapped, it has been reported in japan.
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Japan's Princess Tomohito of Mikasa has been appointed as an ambassador of the International Judo Federation (IJF).
The unlikely thawing in relations between Marius Vizer and Thomas Bach continued here, when the head of the International Judo Federation (IJF) was presented with a special award as the International Olympic Committee (IOC) President sent him his best wishes.
Former world champion Jean-Luc Rougé has been re-elected general secretary of the International Judo Federation (IJF) at the world governing body's Congress.
South Korea is threatening to review plans to hold a pre-Olympic Games training camp in Japan next year because of concerns relating to radioactivity from the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster.
Zara Hyde Peters has been appointed the new chief executive of UK Athletics (UKA).
Switzerland's Andrea Rinaldi has been appointed as the International Ski Federation (FIS) freestyle moguls and aerials race director, it has been announced.
A number of top seeds in the men's tournament were beaten in the first round of the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Bulgaria Open in Panagyurishte today.
USA Curling has renewed its partnership with Thorne as the official nutritional supplement supplier as well as the health and wellness partner of the organisation, they announced today.
Molten's BG4500 series basketball has been adopted as the official basketball for the National Wheelchair Basketball Association (NWBA) in the United States.
Zimbabwe’s Chef de Mission Eugenia Chidhakwa is confident that her country will enjoy a successful African Games in Morocco following a well-planned build up.
Australia should join India in threatening to boycott the 2022 Commonwealth Games if shooting is not added to the programme in Birmingham, a group representing the country's gun industry has claimed.
Escalating diplomatic row between South Korea and Japan hits curling tournament at Pyeongchang 2018 venue
An international curling event due to take place at the venue that hosted the sport during the 2018 Winter Olympic Games has been drawn into an escalating diplomatic dispute between Seoul and Tokyo.
Botswana's Government is funding the country's team preparations for the African Games in Morocco later this month, it has been revealed.
An official apology is to be sent from the Volleyball Federation of Russia (RVF) to their counterparts in South Korea after a slant-eyed racist gesture made by Russian head coach Sergio Busato at the end of the match last Sunday (August 4) between the two countries in the qualifying tournament for next year's Olympic Games.