It is mid-August, the height of the European holiday season; work stations at the International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s glassy new headquarters building in Lausanne are likely to be more sparsely populated than usual.
Argentina's men's volleyball team has been accused of "inappropriate and culturally insensitive" behaviour by the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) after several players made "slant-eyed" gestures following their victory over China at the Olympic qualification tournament.
A dedicated roller skiing development committee has been established by the Chinese Ski Association (CSA) to improve training methods for cross-country athletes in the nation.
Australia, China, Chinese Taipei and Mexico complete super-round line-up at WBSC Under-19 Women's Softball World Cup
Australia, China, Chinese Taipei and Mexico won their matches today to complete the super-round line-up at the Under-19 Women's Softball World Cup in Irvine.
Olympic champions China among further five qualifiers for women's volleyball tournament at Tokyo 2020
China secured their place at Tokyo 2020 to defend their women's volleyball Olympic title from Rio 2016 after they beat Turkey in straight sets in Ningbo.
Chinese Olympic Committee vice-president admits staying in top three at Tokyo 2020 a "serious challenge"
Chinese Olympic Committee (COC) vice-president Liu Guoyong has warned the country is facing "serious challenges" if it wants to stay in the top three on the Tokyo 2020 Olympics medal table.
Former five-weight world champion Floyd Mayweather has been recruited by the Chinese Boxing Federation (CBF) as a "special adviser" for the national team in the build-up to next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Taiwan has blamed Chinese interference after a figure skating event was stripped from the country.
Seven reigning Paralympic champions from China made fine starts at the International Table Tennis Federation Asian Para Championships in Taichung.
United States and Colombia on medals trail as Chinese weightlifters swarm to top of Olympic rankings lists
China's chances of winning a record haul of Olympic gold medals next year are clear for all to see after the publication of the latest International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) rankings for Tokyo 2020.
South Korea sealed their third consecutive men's team sabre title with a hard-fought victory over hosts Hungary at the World Fencing Championships in Budapest.
China capped an impressive performance at the International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation (IWAS) Wheelchair Fencing World Cup in Warsaw by claiming an additional two gold medals today.
World champions China won the fifth International Basketball Federation 3x3 Women's Series event of the season following a nerve-jangling final against Spain.
China won three gold medals across diving and open water swimming on day three of the World Aquatics Championships in Gwangju.
Locals have labelled the 16th edition of the Pacific Games as "The Miracle Games".