Rio 2016 Chief Nuzman Arrested in Brazilian Vote Buying Scandal

Rio 2016 and Brazilian Olympic Committee President Carlos Nuzman has been arrested by Brazilian police for his alleged involvement in a vote-buying scandal connected...

IAAF should have acted quicker to deal with “19th century” governance structure, claims Pound

International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) officials, including the body's current President Sebastian Coe, should have acted quicker to remedy problems in the organisation,...

Suspended Guatemalan Football Federation secretary general denies bribery charges in New York court

Suspended Guatemala Football Federation secretary general and judge Héctor Trujillo has pleaded not guilty to corruption charges in connection with taking bribes in exchange...

FIFA Reintroduces Word “Corruption” into Code of Ethics

By Dan Palmer | FIFA has reintroduced the word "corruption" into its updated Code of Ethics for 2019.

Recently-retired Bulgarian wrestler claims was offered cash to throw a World Championship final

Bulgaria’s Stanka Zlateva, the two-time Olympic silver medal-winning freestyle wrestler who recently retired, has claimed she was once offered cash to lose a World...

Tennis establishes Independent Review Panel to investigate allegations of corruption

An Independent Review Panel (IRP) has been established to investigate "thoroughly" the allegations of corruption in international professional tennis and the effectiveness of existing...

FIFA Removes Word ‘Corruption’ from Ethics Code, Installs Defamation Clause

By Liam Morgan | FIFA has removed the word corruption from its updated Code of Ethics and inserted a defamation clause which effectively prohibits officials...

Russian Weightlifting Federation President Resigns After Entire Team Banned From Rio 2016

Sergey Syrtsov has resigned as President of the Russian Weightlifting Federation (RWF) after the nation’s team were banned from the Olympic Games in Rio...

Mexican Tennis Player Garza Banned for Six Months for ‘Influencing Outcome’ of Match

Mexican tennis player Daniel Garza has been suspended for six months after being found guilty of "influencing the outcome" of a match. The game in...

Suspicious Black Tidings Payment by Tokyo 2020 was “Necessary”, Claims Bid Leader

The suspicious and allegedly corrupt payment of $2 million (£1.3 million/€1.7 million) made by Tokyo 2020 to the Singapore-based Black Tidings account was deemed...

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