Jordan's Prince Faisal bin Hussein is set to stand for election to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board, he has confirmed to insidethegames here.
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Australia has appointed Olympic canoe gold medallist Kenny Wallace as its Chef de Mission for this year's Pacific Games in Samoa, it has been announced.
Edmonton has ruled out a bid for the 2026 or 2030 Commonwealth Games because the city wants to concentrate its efforts on becoming a host city for the FIFA World Cup when it is held in North America.
Critics of WADA decision to reinstate Russia care more about politics than clean sport, claims President Sir Craig Reedie
World Anti-Doping Agency President Sir Craig Reedie strongly defended how the organisation had handled the crisis in Russia and accused some of his opponents of being motivated more by politics than finding a solution.
A new name, logo and brand platform has been launched here at SportAccord Summit for lacrosse's international governing body as it continues its push for inclusion on the Olympic programme.
Olympic gold medallists Susie O’Neill and Kim Brennan have been announced as Deputy Chefs de Missions by Australia for Tokyo 2020.
ARISF to officially elect icestocksport, kickboxing, lacrosse and sambo as new members at General Assembly
A group of four new sports will be formally elected as members as the Association of IOC Recognised International Sports Federations (ARISF) at its General Assembly here today, it has been announced.
Former United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon is to deliver the opening address of the SportAccord Summit here on Wednesday (May 8).
Norway's former world biathlon champion Henrik L'Abee-Lund has announced his retirement at the age of 33.
Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) President Dame Louise Martin has revealed her delight at returning to the Gold Coast for the SportAccord Summit.
France's Olympic bronze medal Kevin Rolland is in a "stable condition" in hospital after being seriously injured in a crash while trying to break the quarterpipe world record.
Vladimir Putin has ordered the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) to ensure a ban imposed on the country by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) is lifted by the end of the year so that they can compete at Tokyo 2020.
Semenya decision to be studied by IOC working group as Bach admits he has "a lot of sympathy" for her
Thomas Bach today admitted he had "a lot of sympathy" for Caster Semenya and revealed that the International Olympic Committee (IOC) would study the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) decision which means new eligibility regulations for the female classification for athletes with differences of sex development can now be introduced.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach today signalled that another major change to how host cities are selected is on the horizon.
Makarita Lenoa has been elected as the new President of the Fiji Association of Sports and National Olympic Committee (FASANOC) after defeating incumbent Joe Rodan Senior in an historic election.