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Wrestling Medallist Among Five More Doping Cases to Emerge at Toronto 2015

Four more Toronto 2015 doping cases have been confirmed today by the Pan American Sports Organization (PASO), including Argentina's bronze medal winning wrestler Luz Vazquez,...

Olympic Qualification Expulsion “Really Embarrassing” Admits New Zealand Football Chief Executive

New Zealand Football (NZF) chief executive Andy Martin claimed today they did nothing wrong leading up to the Olympic qualifying tournament here, but admitted...

Sports Minister Claims Rio 2016 Will Make Brazil More Active as Study Finds Half...

A new study has found that 49.5 per cent of Brazilians do not practice sport or partake in physical activity, with just over a...

United States Olympic Committee Stand Behind Boston 2024 Following “Remarkable Progress”

United States Olympic Committee (USOC) officials have firmly endorsed Boston's under fire 2024 Olympic and Paralympic bid today, hailing "remarkable progress" made over the...

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...

No Boston Olympics Launch Pledge for Financial Support Ahead of Key Boston city and...

Opposition group No Boston Olympics have appealed for members of the public to pledge funds to their campaign in order to enhance their resources...

Paris Officially Enters Race for the 2024 Olympics and Paralympics

The French capital Paris formally entered the race for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games today, at a midday launch event attended by a...

Kasper Set to be Appointed SportAccord President Following Council Meeting

Switzerland's Gian Franco Kasper is expected to be unveiled as the interim President of SportAccord to replace Marius Vizer following a meeting in Lausanne...

International Paralympic Committee and the American College of Sports Medicine extend their Partnership Agreement

(SFC) Another five and a half years. That is how long the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has extended its Partnership Agreement with the American...

Taekwondo to be added to Tokyo 2020 Paralympic program

Taekwondo will make its Paralympic debut at Tokyo 2020, it was decided by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Governing Board today, meaning a total...

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