The Vanuatu Association of Sports And National Olympic Committee (VASANOC) attended a good governance workshop in the Pacific nation.
Former athlete Seiko Hashimoto has been confirmed as Japan's new Olympics Minister less than a year before the country hosts Tokyo 2020.
South Korea has taken its complaint over Japan's refusal to ban the Rising Sun Flag at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games to the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) President John Coates said a new 80,000-seater stadium would not be needed for Queensland's potential bid for the 2032 Summer Olympic Games and Paralympics.
Human rights groups have criticised FIFA for failing to end Iran's ban on women entering stadiums after the suicide of a female football fan.
Teksüt Bandırma and Anadolu Efes enjoyed opening day victories, as the group phase of the Gloria Cup basketball tournament began in Antalya.
The International Biathlon Union's (IBU) Anti-Doping Hearing Panel (ADHP) has dismissed cases against nine Kazakhstan biathletes and lifted their competition suspensions.
Seventeen-year-old Jamaican sprinter Briana Williams is almost certain to miss the International Association of Athletics Federations World Championships after her doping hearing was scheduled just four days before the start of the event.
International Biathlon Union (IBU) President Olle Dahlin says it has been an "honour" to serve in the role after passing a year in charge of the organisation.
Russia's George Kushitashvili is "confident" about facing Commonwealth Games champion Sammy Lee in the second round of the light heavyweight division, here at the International Boxing Association (AIBA) Men's World Championships.
Olympic flyweight silver medallist Yoel Finol of Venezuela won his first bout in the featherweight division, here at the International Boxing Association (AIBA) Men's World Championships in Russia.
Italy made it five wins from five to top Group B as Britain's elimination from the European Baseball Championship was confirmed in Germany.
France ended the United States' hopes of becoming the first team to win the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) World Cup three times in a row, after claiming an 89-79 quarter-final win over their illustrious opponents in China.
Deceuninck-Quick-Step rider Philippe Gilbert sprinted clear of a breakaway group to claim stage 17 victory in the Vuelta a España, as Slovenian Primož Roglič maintained his general classification lead in Guadalajara.
Australia won the Aloha Cup title as action continued at the World Surfing Games in Japan.