International Boxing Association (AIBA) Interim President Mohamed Moustahsane has claimed he could stay in the position beyond the expiry of his mandate if the Member Federations vote in favour of an extension in March.
Virginie Faivre claimed dreams had "come true" at the Winter Youth Olympic Games and hoped Patrick Baumann would be proud of Lausanne 2020 as the event concluded here today.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe has said this year's Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo will mark a new era for the host nation.
This month's Oceania Wrestling Championships in American Samoa's capital Pago Pago have been cancelled, due to the measles outbreak in neighbouring Samoa.
World Skate and Street League Skateboarding (SLS) have opted to cancel next month's Pro Tour event in Melbourne due to the Australian bushfires.
Britain's Olympic canoeing gold medallist Etienne Stott has been found guilty of a public order offence after taking part in a climate change protest with Extinction Rebellion last year.
International Tennis Federation (ITF) President David Haggerty has praised the sport's work to raise money for the Australian bushfire crisis.
The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) has entered into a strategic partnership agreement with GCBH LP, a United States entity backed by experienced sports and media investors, in a bid to take Basketball Champions League (BCL) to the next level and reshape the landscape of club competitions.
Improved cooperation between the National Olympic Committees of Belarus and Switzerland is planned following talks in Lausanne.
Russia sent a warning of the strength-in-depth in their junior ranks, easing to victory over the United States to secure the men's ice hockey gold medal at Lausanne 2020.
China's Eileen Gu held her nerve to secure victory in a thrilling women's freestyle skiing big air competition - and clinch her second Lausanne 2020 gold medal in Leysin.
Ryoma Kimata and Hinari Asanuma ensured snowboarding competition at Lausanne 2020 ended with further Japanese success, as the pair were crowned Big Air champions at the Leysin Park and Pipe venue.
Norway brushed aside their rivals in the Lausanne 2020 Nordic combined mixed team competition, as a dominant performance ended in a clear victory at the Les Tuffes Nordic Centre.
Rio 2016 Olympic Games champions Brazil made it two victories from two at the South American Football Confederation Pre-Olympic Tournament in Colombia.
Hosts Brazil condemn Bolivia to second big defeat at South and Central American Men's Handball Championship
Hosts Brazil became the second country to hand Bolivia a massive defeat on day two of the 2020 South and Central American Men's Handball Championship.