The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is to encourage the development of virtual sports and further engage with video gaming communities as part of new strategic roadmap Olympic Agenda 2020+5.
Morocco has become the 67th country to join the International Fistball Association (IFA).
Madagascar is hosting its first International Federation of Teqball (FITEQ) National Challenger Series event.
Sambo and wushu have applied to join the International World Games Association (IWGA).
The Global Esports Federation (GEF) is expanding its commitment to encourage active youth, focusing on the overall wellbeing, health, and performance of esports athletes and players.
A major new coaching initiative in the Caribbean region is being embarked upon by the Americas Federation of Netball Associations (AFNA).
Organisers of the J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions have confirmed the dates for the 2022 tournament following the cancellation of this year's event due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The Sri Lanka Teqball Federation is aiming to inspire positive change and create a lasting legacy through the sport.
Results at the Russian Sambo Championships, due to take place in Orenburg from February 27 to March 1, will be "unpredictable" because of new weight categories established to fit International Olympic Committee (IOC) recommendations.
The Professional Squash Association (PSA) has confirmed the Manchester Open will take place in the English city from April 19 to 25.
American Amanda Sobhy has welcomed confirmation that the Professional Squash Association (PSA) World Tour season will resume next month.
The International Sambo Federation (FIAS) has expressed its condolences after the death of Antonio Ramirez Rebollar, President of the Sambo and Combat Sambo Association in Mexico.
Cricket South Africa (CSA) has lodged an official complaint over the indefinite postponement by Cricket Australia (CA) of next month’s three-Test tour due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
International Sambo Federation (FIAS) President Vasily Shestakov has claimed he is hopeful that full Olympic recognition for the sport will be considered by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) later this year.
The International Orienteering Federation (IOF) has confirmed that Russians will compete neutrally at the World Ski Orienteering Championships due to begin in Estonia next week.