Eighteen weightlifters from six countries are suspected of providing manipulated urine samples after a World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) probe discovered evidence of "doppelgangers" impersonating athletes.
World Rowing President Jean-Christophe Rolland believes a lack of female decision-makers "damages" the organisation's reputation for "good governance" – and he insisted: "We have to act."
The triple Olympic champion Pyrros Dimas and International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) Interim President Mike Irani have both spoken up for athletes' interests after Dimas decided against resigning from the IWF Executive Board.
Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga is to repeat his pledge to hold the Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo next year in an upcoming policy speech.
German Olympic Sports Federation (DOSB) President Alfons Hörmann has revealed he is "confident" the Olympics and Paralympics will take place in Tokyo next year but suggested it could be without international spectators.
The 2020 Badminton World Federation (BWF) World Junior Championships have been cancelled with organisers conceding it was "impossible" to plan the event in New Zealand due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The International Equestrian Federation (FEI) has awarded 2021 European Championships in jumping and dressage to Germany after performing a U-turn on hosting continental competitions next year.
The Scottish Government and sportscotland have launched an £8 million ($10.5 million/€8.87 million) fund to improve cycling facilities across the country, prior to Glasgow hosting the 2023 International Cycling Union (UCI) Cycling World Championships.
Russian biathletes Evgeny Ustyugov and Svetlana Sleptsova face a longer wait for their appeals against doping bans to be heard after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) postponed their hearings.
Jeddah in Saudi Arabia has been awarded the 2020 International Basketball Federation (FIBA) 3x3 World Tour final after two events were announced for before the end of the year.
Organisers of the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games have signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with two regional branches of the Confindustria, the Italian employers' federation and national chamber of commerce.
The International Skating Union (ISU) has announced the schedule for the 2021 Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating circuit.
Pennsylvania House of Representatives passes resolution urging IOC to recognise Thorpe as sole champion from Stockholm 1912
The state where legendary Native American athlete Jim Thorpe is buried has unanimously backed calls for him to be recognised as the sole Olympic champion in pentathlon and decathlon at the 1912 Games.
Reigning Olympic champions Fabio Basile and Paula Pareto are set to be among the participants at this weekend's Budapest Grand Slam.
Darren Chapple has been appointed as England's boxing team leader for the country's home Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.