Lassana Palenfo, until recently President of the Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa (ANOCA), has become the latest figure to testify in defence of Carlos Nuzman as he seeks to clear his name of involvement in alleged bribes paid before Rio de Janeiro was awarded the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
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Croatia recovered from a goal down to beat England 2-1 today in Moscow to set up a first FIFA World Cup final with France.
Lalu Muhammad Zohri scooped Indonesia's first ever medal at the International Association of Athletics Federations World Under-20 Championships in Tampere and did so in style by winning the showpiece men's 100 metres.
Spain's Carla Munté Carrasco and Marta Munté Carrasco rose from third to first today at the 49erFX European Championships in the seaside town of Gdynia in Poland today.
Kevin Anderson recovered from two sets and a match point down to complete a remarkable men's singles quarter-finals victory over defending champion Roger Federer at Wimbledon today.
American legend Kerry Walsh Jennings began well in her pursuit of a share of history at the Beach Volleyball Major Series event in Gstaad in Switzerland today.
World champion Peter Sagan matched Fernando Gaviria in winning his second stage of the 2018 Tour de France today in Quimper.
A first edition of a new swimming event seeking to become the sport's version of football's Champions League is due to take place later this year.
Lead and speed competitions are due to take place as a busy period of International Federation of Sport Climbing World Cup action continues in Chamonix from tomorrow.
Sweden's Stefan Olsson and The Netherlands' Diede de Groot will each seek successful title defences when wheelchair tennis singles competitions begin at Wimbledon tomorrow.
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International Olympic Committee (IOC) President will come into contact with Russian President Vladimir Putin for the first time since the country's doping scandal intensified when attending the FIFA World Cup final in Moscow on Sunday (July 15).
Berlinger partner with foundation run by former head of IOC Medical Commission to develop anti-doping testing kits
An agreement has been signed between Berlinger Group and a new anti-doping foundation run by former International Olympic Committee (IOC) Medical Commission head Arne Ljungqvist in order to distribute and develop anti-doping products.
A Samuel Umtiti goal proved enough for France to beat Belgium 1-0 today in Saint Petersburg and set-up a FIFA World Cup final against either Croatia or England.
Kenya took double gold on an opening day of the International Association of Athletics Federations World Under-20 Championships in the Finnish city of Tampere in which a record on the track and a one centimetre margin of victory in the field topped the bill.
Colombia's Fernando Gaviria claimed his second victory of the 2018 Tour de France after another superbly timed sprint saw him beat Slovakia's Peter Sagan and Germany's André Greipel to the line in Sarzeau today.