The Hellenic Olympic Committee (HOC) has today announced the passing of Tassos Papachristou, who headed their media operations for 20 years.
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Zimbabwe’s 1980 gold medal-winning hockey captain Ann Grant has revealed how a journal written by team members 40 years ago has helped them celebrate the anniversary of their victory despite coronavirus-related restrictions on physical gatherings preventing a reunion.
Author of Jim Thorpe-inspired novel backs campaign to recognise him as sole champion from Stockholm 1912
The author of a major novel featuring Jim Thorpe has told insidethegames of his support for the campaign to recognise the athlete as the sole gold medallist in pentathlon and decathlon at the 1912 Olympics.
United States President Donald Trump has presented the Presidential Medal of Freedom to 1968 Olympic silver medallist and former world mile record holder Jim Ryun.
Music composed for the Moscow 1980 Olympics has been performed once again to mark the 40th anniversary of the opening of the Games in a special "Olympic Tribute" event at the Museum of Moscow.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has branded the boycott which may have robbed him of a second Olympic gold as "completely unsuccessful".
Commonwealth Games Australia has launched a virtual exhibition to mark the anniversary of the 1970 British Commonwealth Games in Edinburgh, which began 50 years ago yesterday.
Native American groups have launched a "take back what is stolen" campaign in a bid to recognise the achievements of Jim Thorpe, a double Olympic gold medallist at Stockholm 1912.
A new version of a song originally written in celebration of the 1998 Commonwealth Games in Kuala Lumpur has been released online, to highlight the friendship between Malaysia and the United States.
The Organising Committee for the 2026 Mediterranean Games has been formally constituted after a short flag raising ceremony in the host city of Taranto in southern Italy.
The passing of Jack Charlton has severed another link with the only England team to win football’s World Cup.
CANOC President calls for IOC to rescind life bans issued to athletes 48 years after podium protests
Caribbean National Olympic Committees (CANOC) President Brian Lewis has called for the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to reinstate two African American athletes 48 years after they received a life ban for a podium protest.
There will be a poignant start to the England-West Indies Test series next week after the passing of legendary West Indian batsman Sir Everton Weekes at the age of 95.
A display of prizes presented to the first Olympic marathon champion have finally been put on public display at the Museum of the History of the Olympic Games in Antiquity in Ancient Olympia.
Former England captain Clare Connor has described being named as the next President of Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) as the greatest honour of her career.