An overarching agency tasked with fighting doping and other forms of corruption in sport has been established by the Australian Government.
The governing body of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has confirmed the creation of a new Anti-Doping Division, which will deal exclusively with "procedures relating to anti-doping matters".
John Coates has insisted the freezing of planning for the Olympic boxing tournament at Tokyo 2020 will not impact organisers prior to the Games.
Adverse weather measures introduced by Tokyo 2020 but efforts could increase heat on organisers over budget
Revised start times for competitions are among measures being introduced to minimalise the potential impact of high temperatures on athletes and spectators at Tokyo 2020, but the efforts could increase the heat on the organisers with costs potentially impacting budget.
Bach hails unity of Japanese people and progress of Tokyo 2020 as Coordination Commission visit begins
International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach hailed the unity of the Japanese people and the progress of Tokyo 2020 as organisers received a glowing assessment of their preparations for the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Coates praises Japan's National Training Centre while lamenting Australia Institute of Sport decline
Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) President John Coates has praised Japan's National Training Centre which he believes could set the host nation up for success at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) President John Coates is to personally inform International Olympic Committee (IOC) counterpart Thomas Bach that Brisbane's potential bid for the 2032 Summer Games should be considered as a "serious proposition".
Establishment of permanent CAS Anti-Doping Division ongoing with first and final verdicts on cases set to be offered
The establishment of a permanent Anti-Doping Division at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), which would offer both first instance and final verdicts on cases, is currently ongoing.
Australian Olympic Committee President John Coates has helped launch a new book on Cecil Healy, one of Australia's earliest gold medallists.
The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) has commended a report released today reviewing the country’s sports integrity arrangements.
Liam Morgan: Tokyo 2020 offers IOC respite from scandal and controversy but budget concerns continue to linger
It is little wonder the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and its Coordination Commission for Tokyo 2020 seem to relish visits to the Japanese capital to inspect preparations for the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Tokyo 2020 President Yoshirō Mori warned the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) could fail with its bid to have more matches at the event owing to their cost-cutting measures, as the International Olympic Committee (IOC) claimed issues raised by World Sailing had been addressed by organisers.
A total of 30 cost-cutting measures proposed by Tokyo 2020 could save around $100 million (£75.6 million/€85.5 million) from the running of the Olympic and Paralympic Games, International Olympic Committee (IOC) Coordination Commission chairman John Coates claimed here today.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) Coordination Commission chairman John Coates has urged Tokyo 2020 to address concerns regarding the upcoming series of test events for the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
A call for an end to medal targets from legendary swimmer Ian Thorpe has received the backing of the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) and its President John Coates.