Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) director general Yuri Ganus has claimed he will take court action against allegations of corruption posted on Telegram.
The United States has sanctioned members of the Chinese Communist Party over rights abuses against ethnic minorities in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, as tensions continue to rise between the two nations prior to the 2022 Winter Olympics Games in Beijing.
Seoul City Mayor Park Won-soon, a key figure in the possible joint North-South Korean bid for the 2032 Olympic and Paralympics, has been found dead.
Japan has allowed a restricted number of fans to return to stadiums to watch baseball and football matches, despite the growing number of coronavirus cases in Tokyo.
Qatar 2022 has cut part of its World Cup workforce due to the economic pressures of the coronavirus pandemic.
Last year’s financial statements for the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) have been published, showing that the Lausanne-based body made a small net surplus of CHF2.2 million (£1.8 million/$2.3 million/€2.05 million) after financial results.
Antonio Krastev, one of weightlifting’s all-time greats who was labelled “the world’s strongest man” in the 1980s, has died in a vehicle accident in the United States.
Germany's Olympic decathlon gold medallist Willi Holdorf has died at the age of 80.
Organisers of the 2022 Asian Games in Hangzhou have chosen the Binjiang Gymnasium as the demonstration venue for the event.
Belarusian Ice Hockey Federation Gennady Savilov is hopeful tickets will go on sale for the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) Men’s World Championships in September.
Ireland has announced its team of physiotherapists for the Olympic Games in Tokyo next year.
National Olympic Committee of Zambia (NZOC) has approved an application from the Teqball Federation of Zambia (TFZ) to become an affiliate member of the organisation.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has extended its deal with information technology giant Atos until 2024.
China has announced the cancellation of all international sport for the rest of the year, with the exception of test events for the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games.
Tokyo 2020 is reportedly set to secure all the venues needed for next year's Olympic Games.