Biles, Phelps Among USOC Nominees for Rio 2016 Awards

The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has announced the list of Olympic nominees for its post-Rio 2016 awards with gymnastics sensation Simone Biles among...

IOC President Bach interview with Bob Costas

With star sportscaster Bob Costas to open NBC Sports’ six-hour Super Bowl XLIX Pre-Game Show, IOC President Thomas Bach is offered a chance to...

IOC President praises U.S. but advises preparation for Boston 2024 Olympic bid

International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has met with Boston 2024 bid chairman John Fish during a visit to the United States Olympic...

Japanese Olympic Committee Investigation Team Clears Tokyo 2020 Over Controversial Payment

An investigation team probing the controversial payment made by Tokyo 2020 to Singapore-based Black Tidings has reportedly dismissed allegations that the money was used...

Rio 2016 Claim More than 100,000 Tickets Sold in Less than Five Hours after...

Rio 2016 organisers said football, beach volleyball, basketball, tennis and athletics tickets proved to be the most in-demand, after putting a final batch of...

Anti-Doping Organizations Call for WADA Reforms After Rio 2016 Russian Controversy

A number of “wide-ranging” reforms within the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) have been proposed following a special summit of 17 National Anti-Doping Organizations (NADOs)...

Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Acquitted of Insulting Judiciary

Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah has been fully acquitted by Kuwait’s Supreme Court on charges of insulting the judiciary. The ANOC President had been sentenced to six...

IOC to Adopt Lenient Approach to Deal with Likely Political Protests During Rio 2016

Plans are in place for the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to "deal reasonably" with possible protests and demonstrations taking place during Rio 2016, it...

Association of National Olympic Committees moving to find retired athletes

Initiatives aimed at helping athletes in their post-retirement careers were a prime focus of today's meeting of the Executive Council of the Association of...

There’s a Gap Between Values Sport Has, Wants to Have and Should Have

By Nick Butler | I've been off the grid over the last two weeks, so to speak, summoning the last vestiges of youth to spend...

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