Olympic champions Russia began the European Women's Handball Championship with an impressive victory over Spain - runner's up at the World Championship in 2019.
Former footballer and professor of public policy and governance Laura McAllister has been nominated by the Football Association of Wales (FAW) to become UEFA’s designated female representative on the FIFA Council.
The UEFA Executive Committee has decided to postpone the body's Ordinary Congress from March 2 to April 20 at its latest meeting today.
Rugby Europe President Octavian Morariu faces a challenge from outspoken Russian rival Kirill Yashenkov as he seeks a third and final term in office tomorrow.
Japanese softball coach admits to being "worried" over impact of pandemic on Tokyo 2020 preparations
Japanese softball team head coach Reika Utsugi has admitted she was "worried" about the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on preparations for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) has hailed its delivery of a "successful" window of FIBA Continental Cup Qualifiers across four continents in November, amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
Jeddah has been announced as host of the 2021 International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) Junior World Championships, with the event billed as a "like for like" substitute to this year’s cancelled event.
Ten-time major winner Annika Sörenstam has been elected new President of the International Golf Federation (IGF) after long-standing head Peter Dawson stepped down.
The New York City Half Marathon has been cancelled for the second successive year as COVID-19 cases and deaths continue to hit record levels in the United States.
Former Tour de France race leader Rinaldo Nocentini has been given a four-year doping ban following an athlete biological passport (ABP) case.
The International Cycling Union (UCI) has said measures to improve rider safety will be presented to the Professional Cycling Council next week ahead of their introduction in January.
The Women's Tennis Association (WTA) has launched a new corporate identity and announced a simplified numerical naming system for tournaments.
Football bodies have "a huge amount to do" to rid discriminatory behaviour from the sport, according to a senior official with the United Kingdom Government who is still seeing "too many problems".
International Boxing Association (AIBA) Presidential candidate Ramie Al-Masri has called for third-party due diligence and background checks to be undertaken to ensure trustworthy people are involved in the leadership of the governing body.
The International Table Tennis Federation's (ITTF) four-year ban of former President Adham Sharara has come to a conclusion early after a "peaceful resolution of the dispute".