Iran has reportedly dropped a motion which would have seen athletes banned from competing against rivals from Israel by law.
Masoud Esmaeilpour, an Asian Games champion wrestler, is making a comeback after injury forced his retirement two years ago.
A giant bust of the late two-time Paralympic powerlifting champion Siamand Rahman has been unveiled in his hometown of Oshnavieh in Iran.
Iran has joined the race to become the host of the Asian Football Confederation Asian Cup in 2027, officially joining Qatar, India and regional rivals Saudi Arabia in the bidding process.
Iran is set to form its first national women's Para powerlifting team once sport has returned to normal after the coronavirus pandemic.
Double Olympic champion and Iranian weightlifting legend Hossein Rezazadeh has been appointed director of his country's Para powerlifting association.
The Football Federation Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI) hopes to stage its elections on October 6.
She was the first woman ever to represent Iran in a weightlifting World Championships, and now Poupak Basami is making her mark again - in helping the medical effort against COVID-19.
Iran's first Olympic medallist in track and field, discus thrower Ehsan Hadadi, has tested positive for COVID-19.
Mohammad Nabi has been appointed the acting secretary general of the Football Federation Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI), replacing Ebrahim Shakouri in the role.
Islamic Republic of Iran Volleyball Federation (IRIVF) has sacked coach Igor Kolakovic after the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
The General Assembly of the Football Federation Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI) and accompanying elections - originally scheduled to take place today - have been deferred to a later date.
Tributes have been paid to the two-time Paralympic powerlifting champion Siamand Rahman, who has died from a heart attack aged 31.
Sports events in Iran have been suspended for 10 days from today over the coronavirus outbreak, it has been announced.
Iran has appointed its coaches for the 2020 Asian Poomsae Taekwondo Championships.