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The United States will bid for the 2024 Olympics, seeking to host the Summer Games for the first time since 1996.
By Reuters • Yesterday at 01:55
Kosovo won full International Olympic Committee membership on Tuesday, a move which angered Serbia.
By Reuters • The 09/12/2014 at 15:43
Olympic dreams of some athletes look set to be shattered after Games chiefs agreed to scrap a cap on the number of sports, preferring instead a limit on events
By Reuters • The 08/12/2014 at 14:47
The IOC on Monday passed sweeping changes to the bidding process for the Games, making it easier and cheaper for host city hopefuls.
By Reuters • The 08/12/2014 at 11:04
Italy has set its sights on hosting three major international events -- golf's Ryder Cup in 2022, the rugby World Cup in 2023 and the Olympic Games in 2024.
By Reuters • The 05/12/2014 at 20:51
Vanessa Mae is appealing a four-year ban imposed for fixing giant slalom races which allowed her to qualify for the Sochi Olympics.
By Reuters • The 04/12/2014 at 15:34
Russia have been accused of running an “East German-style” doping programme for athletes amid a web of corruption.
By Eurosport • The 04/12/2014 at 11:15
Viktor Tikhonov, who coached the Soviet Union and Unified Team to three straight Olympic ice hockey gold medals, has died in Moscow at the age of 84.
By Reuters • The 24/11/2014 at 16:23
A group of San Francisco Bay Area business, sports and civic leaders will bid to host the 2024 Olympics.
By Reuters • The 20/11/2014 at 23:50
Pop violinist Vanessa Mae has been banned by the International Ski Federation (FIS) for four years.
By Reuters • The 11/11/2014 at 13:36
Kosovo is on track to take part in its first ever Olympics in Rio de Janeiro in 2016 after the Balkan region was granted provisional recognition by the IOC.
By Reuters • The 22/10/2014 at 20:15
The United States Olympic Committee has given the clearest indication yet that it will make a pitch for the 2024 Summer Games.
By Reuters • The 26/09/2014 at 22:02
Asia's top Olympic official is unsure why Saudi Arabia excluded women from their team for the Asian Games.
By Reuters • The 18/09/2014 at 09:20
Doha and Dubai are capable of hosting the Middle East's first Olympic Games, the president of the Olympic Council of Asia has told Reuters.
By Reuters • The 18/09/2014 at 08:10
The IOC has promised that Scottish athletes will be free to compete at the 2016 Rio Olympics should the country vote for independence.
By Reuters • The 09/09/2014 at 12:46

 Cho Yang-ho named head of Winter Olympics committee

Cho Yang-ho was named head of 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics committee.
By Eurosport • The 31/07/2014 at 20:58
Oslo, Almaty and Beijing were confirmed by the IOC as the official candidates to host the 2022 Winter Olympic Games on Monday.
By Reuters • The 07/07/2014 at 12:29
Rising labour and construction costs are forcing a review of Tokyo's venue plans for the 2020 Summer Olympic Games.
By Reuters • The 11/06/2014 at 10:00
England men's coach Bobby Crutchley is hopeful Ashley Jackson can win his fitness battle for his side's clash with Malaysia.
By Sportsbeat • The 03/06/2014 at 09:12
African countries stand a higher chance of staging future Olympic Games if proposed changes to bidding procedures are adopted.
By Reuters • The 02/06/2014 at 12:15
England women's hockey coach Jason Lee has backed his side to bounce back from a disappointing start to their World Cup bid.
By Sportsbeat • The 02/06/2014 at 09:47
Kate Richardson-Walsh admits England paid the price for conceding two early goals against the US.
By Sportsbeat • The 01/06/2014 at 16:19
A revised plan for Japan's new stadium for the 2020 Olympics is still so wasteful and large for the site that it is a "sin".
By Reuters • The 31/05/2014 at 15:02
Ashley Jackson insists it is silverware and not caps on his mind as he looks to taste success at the World Cup in The Hague.
By Sportsbeat • The 31/05/2014 at 14:50
Krakow's hopes of hosting the 2022 Winter Olympics were dealt a fatal blow in a referendum over the weekend.
By Reuters • The 26/05/2014 at 13:06