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New Rome Mayor Claims City Cannot Afford to Host Olympics in 2024 as Fears...

New Rome Mayor Virginia Raggi has repeated her opposition to the city's bid to host the 2024 Olympics and Paralympics, leaving it in doubt...

Brazil’s Rousseff Removed From Office After Senate Votes for impeachment

Dilma Rousseff has been officially removed as Brazil’s President a week before the Paralympic Games get underway in Rio de Janeiro after she suffered...

Local opposition to San Francisco 2024 Olympic bid grows as USOC prepare to announce...

A decision on which American city will be chosen to bid for the 2024 Olympics and Paralympics is set to be announced on Thursday...

Uganda Olympic Committee Holds Workshop Calling for More Female Sports Administrators

Uganda Olympic Committee (UOC) President William Blick has attended a three-day workshop at the Sheraton Hotel in Kampala in order to develop strategies as...

Coe Pledges $100,000 Over Four Years to all 214 IAAF Member Federations as Presidency...

Sebastian Coe today promised to give an Olympic Athletics Dividend of at least $100,000 (£64,000/€91,000) over four years to all 214 members of the...

Rio 2016 a catalyst to grow Paralympic sport in United States, claims IPC President

International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President Sir Philip Craven believes improved American television and online coverage of this year's event in Rio de Janeiro will...

New Brazilian President Booed as he Opens Rio 2016 Paralympic Games

Protesters jeered Brazil’s new President Michel Temer as he opened the Paralympic Games in one of his first official outings since taking office last...

Massive Security Operation Being Prepared for Rio 2016

As many as 60,000 security personnel could be deployed during next summer's Olympics and Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro, representing a 33 per cent...

FIFA President Promises 2022 World Cup Won’t Clash With Winter Olympics

FIFA President Sepp Blatter has promised that the 2022 World Cup in Qatar will not clash with that year's Winter Olympics if the tournament...

Los Angeles 2024 Officials Say ‘Low Risk and Sustainable Plan’ Will Build on the...

Los Angeles 2024 officials have claimed their "low risk and sustainable plan" would allow them to build on the “very best of Rio 2016”...

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