Lausanne 2020 have announced that preparations for the next Winter Youth Olympic Games are "on track" and are even "ahead of schedule" in some areas.
Olympic taekwondo champion Zhao Shuai has been named as China’s flagbearer for the Opening Ceremony of the Asian Games here tomorrow, an announcement which has surprised much of the Chinese media.
Squash player Abdulla al-Tamimi has been chosen to carry Qatar's flag at the Opening Ceremony of the Asian Games here tomorrow.
Indian tennis player Leander Paes has withdrawn from the 2018 Asian Games here after his repeated requests for a "specialist" men’s doubles partner were not met.
The Torch Relay for the Buenos Aires 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games has visited the Iguazu Falls as part of its journey through Argentina.
Jakarta Palembang 2018 have named the official airline and mobility app of the Asian Games as Qatar Airways and Moovit respectively.
Steven Lowy, chairman of Football Federation Australia (FFA) , has announced he will not stand for re-election and will leave his post in November because of a dispute over how the governing body is run.
Organisers have announced that a bear will be the official mascot for the 2019 Men's Ice Hockey World Championships in Slovakia.
Former Pakistan opener Jamshed given 10-year ban for "masterminding" spot-fixing scandal in country's Super League
Former Pakistan opening batsman Nasir Jamshed has been banned for 10 years after he was found guilty of "masterminding" the spot-fixing scandal in the nation's Super League tournament in 2017.
The Board of the British Basketball Federation (BBF) has appointed longtime former Manchester United Football Club Board member Maurice Watkins to the position of chair following last month’s resignation from the post of interim chair by Ed Warner.
A conference dedicated to gender equality will be held on the eve of the International Judo Federation (IJF) World Championships in Baku next month, it has been announced.
Britain’s newly-established European 100 and 200 metres champion Dina Asher-Smith will race in Birmingham tomorrow against the woman who beat her to the Commonweath Games 200m title in April - Olympic 400m gold medallist Shaunae Miller-Uibo.
Anders Mol and Christian Sorum of Norway and Piotr Kantor and Bartosz Losiak of Poland confirmed won their respective pools to earn semi-final places at the Beach Volleyball World Tour Finals in Hamburg.
Top seed and defending champion Dimitrij Ovtcharov of Germany made a shock exit from the International Table Tennis Federation’s Bulgaria Open in Panagyurishte today.
Overall women's leader Miho Nonaka of Japan maintained her superb level of consistency as she qualified equal first for tomorrow’s semi-finals at the last International Federation of Sport Climbing Bouldering World Cup of the season.