Issa Hayatou has officially been named Confederation of African Football (CAF) Honorary President at a ceremony held in Yaounde in his native Cameroon.
Phil Neville is poised to be named as the new manager of Inter Miami, which would leave the Football Association seeking a new manager for the British women's football team at Tokyo 2020.
India Taekwondo is adapting to 2021's new normal by holding its first-ever Online National Speed Kicking Championships.
Shooters aiming to compete in the 10-metre air rifle and 10m air pistol disciplines at Tokyo 2020 have been handed a lifeline after Croatia agreed to merge two events into one European Shooting Championships.
Hugues Fabrice Zango has set a new indoor triple jump world record and become just the seventh man in history to clear the 18-metre barrier.
Top seed Tai Tzu-ying advanced to the women’s singles final at the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Yonex Thailand Open by overcoming Denmark’s Mia Blichfeldt in Bangkok.
AusCycling has confirmed the 15 Para-cyclists to have been awarded funding in 2021, as the organisation prepares for the rescheduled Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.
Turkish marathon runners and steeplechasers who achieve the qualifying time for this year's Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games are set to train in Ethiopia in the lead-up to the event.
A total of 47 players set to feature at the Australian Open have been ordered to stay in their hotel rooms for the next two weeks after passengers on two chartered planes to Melbourne tested positive for COVID-19.
The International Surfing Association (ISA) has established a Medical Commission as part of its efforts to protect the health and welfare of athletes amid the global health crisis.
Hockey Australia high-performance director Toni Cumpston has resigned just over six months before the start of the rescheduled Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games amid an investigation into a the "toxic" culture in the women's set-up.
Germany recorded a comprehensive victory over Uruguay as group action continued at the International Handball Federation (IHF) World Men’s Handball Championship in Egypt.
FIFA President Infantino makes first visit to Cameroon for start of Total African Nations Championship
FIFA President Gianni Infantino arrived in Cameroon today as the country prepares to host the Total African Nations Championship (CHAN), rescheduled from April last year.
A new record for a baseball card has been set with a mint 1952 Mickey Mantle selling for $5.2 million (£3.8 million/ €4.3 million) in a private transaction.
Greek Olympic sailor Leonidas Pelekanakis has died aged 58 after a two-month battle with coronavirus.