The President of the World Snooker Federation (WSF) Jason Ferguson has blamed poor governance for the sport’s failed Paris 2024 Olympic bid and claimed the World Confederation of Billiard Sports (WCBS) is “not fit” to lead the sport into the Games.
Holding the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Paris could create as many as 150,000 jobs over the next five years, a report claimed.
Paris Councillor Danielle Simonnet has called for a referendum on whether the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games should be held in the French capital after a recent survey found that 62 per cent of 6,612 voters claimed they are in favour of them being cancelled.
Dave Mingey and Zaileen Janmohamed have become the latest additions to the joint venture between Los Angeles 2028 and the United States Olympic Committee (USOC).
Tokyo 2020 reveal contributions to Nippon Festival to promote culture around Olympic and Paralympic Games
Tokyo 2020 have unveiled four planned contributions to the Nippon Festival which will seek to promote Japanese culture around the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
The men's singles tennis final at next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo has been reduced to best-of-three sets, the International Tennis Federation (ITF) has announced.
Tokyo 2020 have held a ceremony to mark the return of the Olympic and Paralympic flags to the Japanese capital following a tour of the country.
Tokyo 2020 has today unveiled images of the Olympic mascot Miraitowa and Paralympic mascot Someity in a variety of poses, each representing one of the 33 Olympic and 22 Paralympic sports.
World Rugby has announced the location and dates for the men’s and women’s regional qualification tournaments for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, taking place from June to November 2019.
Indian coach Pullela Gopichand claimed qualification for the badminton events at next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo was "unfair" on players before calling on the sport's governing body to reconsider the system.
Japan have been granted automatic spots in the men's and women's basketball and 3x3 basketball tournaments at next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Putin urges Russian authorities to settle anti-doping issues so country can send full team to Tokyo 2020
Vladimir Putin has urged Russian authorities to "settle all remaining issues" to ensure the country can send a full team to next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Japanese video game developer SEGA has announced a range of video games for Tokyo 2020, including Mario and Sonic at the Olympic Games.
Marlene Masure has been named Paris 2024’s executive director of business development and partnerships after leaving her role as vice-president of marketing at the Walt Disney Company in France.
World Karate Federation steps up campaign for Paris 2024 inclusion with t-shirt display at European Championships
More than 500 athletes performed a show of unity at the European Karate Championships in Guadalajara to ask Paris 2024 and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to include their sport at the Olympic Games in the French capital.