The Versace fashion house and designer Stella McCartney have led tributes to model Stella Tennant, who has died suddenly five days after her 50th birthday.
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Belarusian basketball player Yelena Leuchanka has backed a campaign by the Belarus Sport Solidarity Foundation (BSSF) to strip Belarus of co-hosting rights for next year’s men's International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) World Championship.
Social distancing and online streaming among plans for postponed Tokyo 2020 Torch Relay with 100 days to go
The Tokyo Skytree was lit up today in the Torch colours of sakura and gold to celebrate 100 days until the Olympic Flame begins its journey around Japan.
A sports event which helped inspire Baron Pierre de Coubertin to revive the Olympic Games is seeking volunteers to help secure its future.
A meeting of Indian cricket powerbrokers on Christmas Eve (December 24) could be a pivotal moment for the sport’s potential return to the Olympics at Los Angeles 2028.
The Japanese Government is said to be considering excluding celebrity runners from the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay when it begins its journey in Fukushima on March 25 next year.
The stadium which was the centrepiece of the 2019 Universiade in Naples has officially been renamed in memory of Diego Maradona.
The Belarus Sports Solidarity Foundation (BSSF) has hit back at what it calls pro-regime letters sent to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) by the Minsk Government in the wake of unrest in the country.
Star Wars actor Mark Hamill has led tributes to actor and Commonwealth Games weightlifter Dave Prowse who has died at the age of 85.
The longest serving Priestess of the Olympic Flame Opening Ceremony has died in Athens at the age of 87.
Calls for stadium that hosted Opening Ceremony of Naples 2019 Universiade to be renamed in honour of Maradona
The Italian city of Napoli has been paying its respects to Diego Maradona amid calls for the San Paolo Stadium in the city to be renamed in his honour.
Voting has opened today in the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) Awards of the Decade, a one-off series of awards to mark international achievements in the decade since 2011.
Fears for the safety of disabled Iranian bodybuilder Reza Tabrizi have been growing since he was arrested for social media comments criticising Government policy in dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic.
The world’s oldest citizen is set to carry the Olympic Torch next May, providing the Relay goes ahead as planned.
Nobby Stiles, a talismanic figure in England’s 1966 World Cup winning team has died aged 78.