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Russian Hackers Target Top American Stars After Launching Cyber Attack on WADA

Anti-doping bodies have fiercely criticized Russian hackers for leaking confidential documents about leading United States athletes in order to accuse them of illegal drug...

IOC President to Miss Opening Ceremony of Paralympic Games for First Time in 32...

Thomas Bach will miss the Opening Ceremony of the Paralympic Games Wednesday - the first time the President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) will...

International Biathlon Union VP Claims IOC Credibility Undermined After Russia Awarded 2021 World Championships

Newly-elected International Biathlon Union (IBU) vice-president of sport Max Cobb has accused the International Olympic Committee (IOC) of going back on the recommendations they...

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)...

Strong Opposition to Isinbayeva Joining International Olympic Committee From Current Members

New Zealand's Sarah Walker has been elected as the fifth new member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Athletes' Commission as the four individuals...

Russian Leader Condemns Paralympic Ban

The ruling of the International Paralympic Committee to bar Russian athletes from the Rio Paralympics is described as a “danger to global sports” by...

Russia House Robbed During Rio 2016 Opening Ceremony

The head of Russia House in Rio de Janiero has claimed that they were robbed during last night's Opening Ceremony of the Olympic Games....

Exclusive: Isinbayeva granted special permission by IOC to stand for election to Athletes’ Commission...

Russian pole vaulter Yelena Isinbayeva was one of five athletes granted special permission to stand for a place on the International Olympic Committee (IOC),...

Bach Claims He Has Had No Contact With Putin Over Russian Doping Scandal

International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has claimed they are not in a "position to sanction heads of state in any given country"...

Bach Faces More Attacks on His Integrity as IOC President Arrives for Rio 2016

Bach has faced severe criticism since the decision by the IOC's ruling Executive Board on Sunday (July 24) not to ban Russia from these...

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