Weightlifting will be granted full inclusion on the programme for the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris once the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) has handed over its entire anti-doping operation to the International Testing Agency (ITA), it was announced here today.
Tsunekazu Takeda officially ceased to be a member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) today after the organisation's ruling Executive Board accepted his resignation at a meeting here.
Umar Kremlev, secretary general of the Boxing Federation of Russia, has positioned himself as an early contender to replace Gafur Rakhimov as President of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) by admitting he has already considered standing.
Kazakhstan drops legal challenge against International Weightlifting Federation Olympic qualification system
A legal challenge filed by the Kazakhstan Weightlifting Federation (WFRK) against the International Weightlifting Federation's (IWF) Olympic qualification system for Tokyo 2020 has been dropped, it was announced today.
The final total cost for the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) new multi-million dollar headquarters will be around CHF145 million (£110 million/$146 million/€129million) and the first members of staff are due to move into the building at the start of May, it was revealed here today.
Brașov set to enter race for 2024 Winter Youth Olympics as Government officials pledge support for bid
Brașov is set to enter the race for the 2024 Winter Youth Olympic Games after officials from the Romanian Government pledged to support a possible bid from the city.
Success of medal project among things highlighted as Tokyo 2020 publishes Sustainability Progress Report
Tokyo 2020 today published a report summarising progress, made mainly during 2018, in the implementation of its sustainability plan.
London 2012 Olympic high jump champion Ivan Ukhov is among five Russian athletes to have launched an appeal against a doping ban handed down by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) last month, the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) announced today.
The Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) is taking its own Disciplinary Committee to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) after it decided not to punish an athletics coach for trying to bribe an anti-doping official.
Brest will be the first Belarusian region to receive the Minsk 2019 European Games Flame of Peace as part of the Torch Relay for the event.
Townsville has won the right to host the 2021 International Triathlon Union (ITU) Multisport World Championships.
FEI claim strong interest in 2022 World Championships after bid process reopened following earlier failed WEG campaign
A total of 20 countries have submitted expressions of interest to host International Equestrian Federation (FEI) World Championships in 2022, it was announced in Lausanne today.
Samoa 2019 has been described "the miracle Games” by director of sponsorship Tagaloa Fouina Su'a,
The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has certified the track to be used for the 2019 Pan American Games in Lima as being a class one facility.
A man who stabbed two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitová in her own home has been sentenced to eight years in jail.