International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach and Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) counterpart Yamashita Yasuhiro have held a conversation over steps being taken to stop abuse and harassment within Japanese sport.
The Asian Electronic Sports Federation (AESF) has announced that its inaugural University Championships will take place in Shanghai next year.
Australian Taekwondo has appointed Ali Khalil as its national performance pathway lead.
The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has ruled that both the International Surfing Association (ISA) and the International Canoe Federation (ICF) can stage stand-up paddling (SUP) events, but the ISA will be the International Federation to govern the sport at an Olympic level.
The Indonesian Olympic Committee (KOI) has called on the country's Government to fully support a bid for the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games as it attempts to reignite its candidacy for the event.
Elite races on a St James’s Park loop course in bio-secure environment will form this year's London Marathon, but there is to be no in-person mass race.
ROC President says "fears have been confirmed" after recommendation to dismiss RUSADA director general Ganus
Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) President Stanislav Pozdnyakov has claimed the organisation’s "fears have been confirmed" after the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) Supervisory Board recommended the sacking of director general Yuri Ganus.
The Olympic Rings monument in Tokyo has been temporarily removed to undergo a safety inspection and maintenance following the postponement of the Games to 2021.
David Howman, the chair of the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) Board, has highlighted the investigation and charges brought against Russian high jumper Danil Lysenko as the most important activity undertaken last year.
Roman Kumpost from the Czech Republic has been appointed to the vacant International Ski Federation (FIS) vice-president position, following the death of Janez Kocijančič of Slovenia earlier this year.
Sports equipment manufacturer Asics has released two new lines of apparel officially licensed by Tokyo 2020 ahead of the postponed Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Turkish steeplechaser Gulcan Mingir has been banned for two years and retrospectively disqualified from the London 2012 Olympics by the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU).
The International Equestrian Federation (FEI) has announced that this year's Jumping Nations Cup Final in Barcelona has been cancelled.
The US Open singles winners will receive $850,000 (£645,000/€717,000) less in prize money this year, the United States Tennis Association (USTA) has said.
Russia's teenage pole vault star Matvey Volkov intends to continue with his nationality switch to Belarus, regardless of whether the Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF) pays a fine by the August 15 deadline set by World Athletics.