Andy Birkett will defend his International Canoe Federation K1 title at the Canoe Marathon World Championships in Shaoxing in China.
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The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has announced that the International Taekwon-Do Federation (ITF) based in Austria is now officially non-compliant with the World Anti-Doping Code.
Rafaella Miiller and Andre Baran, both beaten in prolonged and dramatic beach tennis doubles finals the previous night, went one better here today to earn mixed doubles gold for Brazil at the Association of National Olympic Committees World Beach Games with a 6-1, 6-1 win over France’s Nicolas Gianotti and Marie Eve Hoarau.
Andy Hunt has left his role as World Sailing's chief executive, having notified the Board of Directors that he will be taking on a new role in international sport early next year.
Triple jumper Christian Taylor, weightlifter Kate Nye and the United States mixed 4x400m relay team have earned Best of September honours for the Team USA Awards, the United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee has announced.
John Coates, President of the International Council of Arbitration for Sport, welcomed the opportunity today to form what he called the "foundation of our presence here" ahead of the 2022 FIFA World Cup finals in Qatar.
Discovery and Eurosport have announced a content publishing and ad sales partnership with Twitter for the forthcoming Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Kurume City in Japan has been identified as the training camp for Kenya's track and field athletes ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Games.
It proved to be a dark night for Brazilian beach tennis at the Association of National Olympic Committees World Beach Games here as they lost in the men’s and women’s doubles finals - the latter of which suffered an unfortunate power failure during the first match point.
Transgender female athletes must lower their testosterone levels by half under new regulations introduced by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF).
Brigid Kosgei, who broke Paula Radcliffe's 16-year-old world marathon record in Chicago on Sunday (October 13), is among 11 nominations for this year's Female World Athlete of the Year award.
Civil unrest in Hong Kong has led to the switching of a men's Olympic ice hockey pre-qualifier next month to Sanya, on the Chinese island of Hainan.
United States wheelchair athletes Daniel Romanchuk, Tatyana McFadden and Susannah Scaroni have qualified for next year's Paralympic Games in Tokyo following their performances at the Chicago Marathon.
The newly elected President of the Kuwait Olympic Committee, Sheikh Fahad Nasser Sabah Ahmad Al Sabah, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding here with his counterpart from the Hungarian Olympic Committee (HOC), Krisztian Kulcsar.
Japan’s young rising stars of sport climbing, Kai Harada and Miho Nonaka, took another deft step towards the golden prospect of the Tokyo 2020 - where their sport will make its Olympic debut - as they respectively won the men’s and women’s bouldering titles at the Association of National Olympic Committees World Beach Games here.