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Tokyo Governor, IOC Agree to Review 2020 Olympic Games Costs

Urged by IOC President Thomas Bach to cut costs of the Tokyo Olympics, Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike accepted Bach’s proposal for a four-party working...

Putin Says International Paralympic Committee ‘Humiliating Itself’ with Russian Team Ban

Russian President Vladimir Putin says the International Paralympic Committee is humiliating itself by barring the Russian Paralympic team from the 2016 Paralympics in Brazil...

Construction of Tokyo 2020 Olympic Stadium to Begin in December After Contract Approved

Construction on Japan’s National Stadium is due to begin in December after the Government today approved a contract with a joint venture to build...

Los Angeles 2024 Officials Release ‘Coming Home’ Video Series, Featuring Rio 2016 Athletes

Los Angeles 2024 officials asked Team USA Olympians and Paralympians to look back on the warm welcome they received from their hometown fans upon...

Judge Accepts Indictments Against Eight Accused of Rio 2016 Terror Plot

A Brazilian judge has accepted indictments against eight men who are accused of plotting terrorist attacks at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Judge Marcos Josegrei...

Los Angeles 2024 Officials Add Venues, Switch Locations of Sports as Part of Games...

Proposed locations for a number of sports should Los Angeles be successful with its attempt at securing the hosting rights for the 2024 Olympics...

Trees Planted to Honour Kazakhstan’s Rio 2016 Paralympic Medalists

Two trees have been planted in Kazakhstan in honor of their medalists at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games. Zulfiya Gabidullina made history for the country...

Paralympic Champions Head Entries for NEC Wheelchair Tennis Masters

Reigning Paralympic champions Jiske Griffioen, Gordon Reid and Dylan Alcott are the leading entries for the season ending NEC Wheelchair Tennis Masters in London,...

Stockholm Places Bid For 2022 Winter Olympics, Paralympics

Stockholm has become the sixth city to bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics. One day after the citizens of Munich and its potential partner cities...

Snyder Breaks Swimming World Record After Competition Delay at Rio 2016 Paralympics

The United States' Bradley Snyder broke a 30-year-old world record on his way to winning the men’s 100 meter freestyle S11 final here this evening,...

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