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Newly-crowned world long jump champion Greg Rutherford has come under-fire for some forthright opinions. But why can’t he air his frustrations?
By Ben Snowball • The 26/08/2015 at 02:19
Athletics continues to be battered by doping revelations in the build-up to the World Championships, but there’s better news for a young British boxer.
By Ben Snowball • The 18/08/2015 at 01:57
Ben Snowball takes a look back at the week in Olympic sports, with swimming enjoying a glorious championship but athletics getting dragged through the mud.
By Ben Snowball • The 11/08/2015 at 01:29

 Tokyo 2020 logo designer speaks after accusation of plagiarism

Japanese designer Kenjiro Sano gave a detailed explanation of how he came up with his logo for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
By Eurosport • The 06/08/2015 at 07:41
Brazil's economy is heading for recession, the president is threatened with impeachment and a corruption scandal has engulfed the nation, but Rio is confident.
By Reuters • The 05/08/2015 at 08:38
South Sudan became the 206th member of the Olympic family on Friday after the International Olympic Committee approved its inclusion.
By Reuters • The 02/08/2015 at 22:01
Beijing has been chosen as the city to host the 2022 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games, beating Kazakhstan's Almaty to the honour.
By Joshua Hayward • The 31/07/2015 at 20:05
Tests have found that waters where athletes will be competing during the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games are heavily contaminated by human sewage.
By Joshua Hayward • The 30/07/2015 at 19:22
More than 2,500 Jewish competitors will take part in the 14th European Maccabi Games from Wednesday at the Olympic Stadium in Berlin.
By Reuters • The 29/07/2015 at 04:45
The IOC are meeting to select a host for the 2022 Winter Olympics and the 2024 Summer Olympics after Boston's withdrawal from the 2024 race.
By Reuters • The 28/07/2015 at 14:22
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced on Friday the scrapping of a plan for a controversial national stadium, the centrepiece of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
By Reuters • The 18/07/2015 at 02:57
Eurosport has landed the exclusive TV and multi-platform broadcast European rights for the Olympic Games from 2018 to 2024, covering two Olympics.
By Dan Quarrell • The 29/06/2015 at 22:22
Eurosport has landed the exclusive TV and multi-platform broadcast European rights for the Olympic Games from 2018 to 2024, covering two Olympics.
By Dan Quarrell • The 29/06/2015 at 20:55
Stsiapan Papou: hard man and all-round nice guy.
By Ben Snowball • The 26/06/2015 at 21:04
Paris on Tuesday officially announced its bid to host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
By Reuters • The 24/06/2015 at 02:19
Albanian boxer Rexhildo Zeneli has been suspended from the European Games after failing a dope test, the European Olympic Committees (EOC) said on Wednesday.
By Reuters • The 18/06/2015 at 02:29
Netherlands on Wednesday surprisingly pulled out of hosting the 2019 European Games.
By Reuters • The 11/06/2015 at 01:22
Robert Forstemann went all out on a bike to toast some bread.
By Marcus Foley • The 05/06/2015 at 01:39
India is serious about hosting an Olympics but is not planning a late bid for the 2024 Summer Games, says IOC president Thomas Bach.
By Reuters • The 28/04/2015 at 02:46
Paris is an "exemplary candidate" to hold the 2024 Games and has a strong chance of winning, International Olympic Committee (IOC) support.
By Reuters • The 17/04/2015 at 06:53
Paris took a decisive step towards a 2024 Summer Olympic bid on Monday when the City Hall backed the French aspirations to bring the Games back to the capital.
By Reuters • The 13/04/2015 at 20:30
Four-times Olympic swimming champion Vladimir Salnikov is completely against the idea of limiting Russian athletes to competing in just two Olympics in a row.
By Reuters • The 09/04/2015 at 04:38
Work on the Deodoro Olympic Park in Brazil is on schedule and will not be affected by layoffs at the company building it.
By Reuters • The 03/04/2015 at 08:21
The International Olympic Committee has published its financial payments policy for the first time on Thursday in an effort to improve transparency.
By Reuters • The 02/04/2015 at 20:00
Tickets for the 2016 Rio Olympics went on sale in Brazil on Tuesday, with top prices comparable to those at the London Games.
By Reuters • The 01/04/2015 at 05:44