Plans to build a new 40-000-seater cricket stadium in Colombo have been abandoned after ex-players warned Sri Lanka's Prime Minister that the venue would be a waste of money.
The finals of the biggest ever efootball competition for national teams gets underway tomorrow, with efootball enthusiasts from 16 countries competing for a €40,000 (£36,000/$43,000) prize.
The International Cricket Council (ICC) has published guidelines for the safe resumption of cricket with the aim of assisting members to help resume activity when their respective governments allow.
Samantha Teran has been named President of the Association of Pan American Sports Confederations’ (ACODEPA) Athletes Commission.
The International Canoe Sailing World Championships have been postponed because of the coronavirus crisis.
International Esports Federation (IESF) President Vlad Marinescu has been named as the recipient of the United States Sports Academy's Honorary Doctorate for 2020.
Grieskirchen in Austria will host both the Under-21 European and Under-18 World Fistball Championships from July 29 to August 1 next year.
International Cricket Council (ICC) has begun a web series titled "100% Cricket Leading the Game" to bring together leaders from across sport and business to celebrate women’s cricket.
The International Floorball Federation (IFF) has partnered with sustainability company Myclimate to drive environmentally friendly changes.
The International Chess Federation (FIDE) has launched the biggest online chess marathon in its history under the motto "Checkmate Coronavirus".
Matt Featherstone of Brazil has been re-elected to the International Cricket Council's (ICC) Development Committee as the global representative of non-voting associate members.
Italian sambo star Alessio Miceli has given his backing to the sport's new colour-coded ranking system for athletes.
Sri Lanka Cricket and the national Government have announced plans to build a new 40,000-seat cricket stadium in Homagama, a town near the capital Colombo.
World Squash Federation (WSF) President Jacques Fontaine has admitted the sport needs to prepare for a lasting period of uncertainty due to the coronavirus pandemic, adding that innovation is required to help squash emerge from the crisis.
The International Federation of Teqball (FITEQ) has confirmed an adjustment to scoring rules, with sets now determined by a 12-point scoring system.