Double Olympic medallist Linda Välimäki is the latest Finnish ice hockey player to announce her retirement.
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Râșnov in Romania has been added to the programme for the International Ski Federation (FIS) Men's Ski Jumping World Cup next season, it has been announced.
The International Ski Federation (FIS) Calendar Conference in 2021 has been awarded to Portorož in Slovenia, it has been announced.
Exclusive: Samaranch vows to protect Olympic Movement if China's diplomatic rows with US and Canada affect Beijing 2022
China's increasingly bitter trade war with the United States has not impacted preparations for the 2022 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games so far but organisers admit it could affect planning if a solution is not found.
China's winter sports market is now worth more than $50 billion (£40 billion/€45 billion) and has created 1.5 million jobs, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Evaluation Commission were told as their inspection of preparations for Beijing 2022 concluded here today.
China's athletes preparing for the 2022 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in Beijing have been warned that if they try to take banned drugs in the build-up then they will be caught and punished.
U.S. Figure Skating has announced its highest membership total in the organisation’s 98-year history, surpassing 200,000 members for the first time.
The Trans-Tasman Challenge, a three-test series of ice hockey matches between New Zealand and Australia, is to make its return to the calendar at the Winter Games NZ later this year, it has been announced.
Beijing 2022 has employed the Alibaba Group to run its ticketing programme for the Winter Olympics and Paralympics – a role the Chinese company seems set to fulfil for several editions of the Games afterwards.
Hosts Israel had their hopes of lifting the Women's European Lacrosse Championship put sharply into perspective as they were beaten 12-3 by six-time winners England in Netanya today.
Hosts and defending champions Spain recorded their second victory in as many matches to close round two for Group A at the Men's Junior World Handball Championship in Vigo tonight.
A group of 12 African nations are set to take part in the inaugural edition of the FIBA AfroCan in Bamako in Mali.
Moscow is set to host the last of the continental Qualifiers for this year's FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup in Paraguay.
Pau is tomorrow set to host the sixth edition of La Course by Tour de France, an International Cycling Union Women's World Tour event featuring the top riders.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) Coordination Commission chair Juan Antonio Samaranch claimed today that China's legacy plans for Beijing 2022 are setting a new "landmark for any future event".