Russian combat sambo head coach Alexander Konakov has claimed the development of the a combat sambo league is key to help the popularise the discipline.
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The Boxing Federation of India (BFI) has nominated five athletes for prestigious awards in the country following success in recent years.
The Democratic Republic of Congo has been accepted as an associate member of the International Netball Federation (INF), the governing body has announced.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) says it "fully respects" statements made by athletes concerning the ongoing protests in the United States following the death of George Floyd, while the United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee (USOPC) says it will hold an athlete forum to foster change.
United World Wrestling has confirmed the death of Bureau member and European Council President Tzeno Tzenov at the age of 80.
The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) has said it passionately believes that athlete advocacy and activism "humanises rather than politicises" sport amid the ongoing Black Lives Matter demonstrations.
The Czech Athletics Federation has held the first of its Back on the Track athletics meets, with double Olympic javelin champion Barbora Spotakova among the winners.
The International Ski Federation (FIS) said it had "lost a true friend" following the death of Janez Kocijančič, while the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) has praised his "immense contribution to the Olympic Movement".
FIFA and World Athletics are among the latest sporting organisations to issue statements as ongoing protests continue in the United States following the death of George Floyd.
The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) is encouraging Australians to set personal goals to achieve by Olympic Day on June 23.
World Lacrosse has launched a video titled "I’m Still Here", aiming to offer hope and reassurance to players amid the coronavirus crisis.
European Olympic Committee (EOC) President Janez Kocijančič has died aged 78 following a serious illness, it has been announced.
Jamaican bobsleigh athletes Shanwayne Stephens and Nimroy Turgott have been pushing a car in Peterborough as the duo attempt to train during the coronavirus pandemic.
A documentary following the Canadian wheelchair rugby team at the final Tokyo 2020 qualification event has premiered.