Hosts Cape Verde claimed an 8-1 win over Algeria in the first leg of the women's beach soccer final at the African Beach Games on the island of Sal.
Ghana President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will receive the Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa (ANOCA) Merit Award for Heads of State, ANOCA President Mustapha Berraf has announced.
Cameroon’s Hubert Noah Essomba and Gregory Tchami-Djomaha beat Nigeria’s Thankgod Adindu and Emmanuel Nwabueze in the final as the teqball demonstration event took place today at the African Beach Games on the island of Sal in Cape Verde.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) Member Samira Asghari has been named sports personality of the year by the Afghanistan Sports Journalists Federation at an event attended by the Afghanistan National Olympic Committee (ANOC).
A 16-member commission would be established to oversee the operations of the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) as part of reforms proposed by the chairperson of the Congressional Sub-Committee investigating the body.
Australia's Chef de Mission Ian Chesterman says it is "encouraging" to see the country's women's rugby sevens and men's archery teams secure places at next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) is set to host more than 500 events in honour of 2019 Olympic Day, it has been announced.
The Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) signed an agreement with the Russian Olympians Foundation (ROF) as the organisations celebrated the country's Olympic Day in Moscow.
The Papua New Guinea Olympic Committee (PNGOC) has accepted fencing as its newest member sport.
The Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) has announced a six-year partnership with Pillitteri Estates Winery, who will serve as the organisation’s official wine supplier.
Morocco celebrated karate gold medals as the African Beach Games began at Sal in Cape Verde.
Olympic Federation of Ireland (OFI) have announced the recipients of €250,000 (£222,000/$281,000) in discretionary funding at the organisation’s Annual General Meeting in Dublin.
Olympic judo champion Mijlinda Kelmendi will lead medal hopes for Kosovo at the European Games in Minsk.
Qatar has replaced San Diego as the hosts of this year's Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) World Beach Games, it was announced today.
The French Federation of Flying Disc (FFFD) has been accepted as a member of the French National Olympic and Sports Committee (CNOSF).