Wrestling has introduced drastic changes designed to keep the ancient sport in the Olympic programme.
Ian Coley MBE has announced that he is retiring from his role as double trap coach for British Shooting.
Denmark's 1996 Olympic gold medallist Poul-Erik Hoyer Larsen is the new president of badminton's world governing body.
British pair Tonia Couch and Sarah Barrow claimed their second international medal of the season in Mexico.
AIBA President CK Wu has decided to run for the post of the president of the International Olympic Committee, a source said.
Olympic gold medallist Luke Campbell will make his eagerly awaited professional debut at Craven Park in Hull on July 13.
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Singapore's Ser Miang Ng officially launched his bid for the presidency of the International Olympic Committee on Thursday.
India has assured the IOC of the Olympic movement's autonomy in the country in a first step towards mending relations.
The US, Iran and Russia have formed an unlikely coalition at the United Nations to keep their sport in the Olympics.
Singapore's Ng Ser Miang is expected to announce a bid for the International Olympic Committee presidency on Thursday.
Jenna Randall and Olivia Federici have been handed a boost as they build towards the FINA World Championships.
Louisa Sawers struck gold as Great Britain claimed three podium spots at the canoe sprint World Cup in Szegad, Hungary.
Great Britain's Jamie Cooke claimed his first-ever modern pentathlon World Cup medal - and he made it a gold.
Olympic champion Andrew Triggs Hodge stroked Great Britain's men's eight to victory at rowing's Essen International.
London 2012 Olympian Mhairi Spence captured bronze at the Modern Pentathlon World Cup in Budapest, Hungary.
The Canadian Olympic Committee has said it will back a possible Toronto bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics.
The death Andrew "Bart" Simpson in an America's Cup training accident cast a cloud of doubt over the future of the event.
Jonathan Brownlee made a stunning return to competition as he won the ITU World Triathlon race in Yokohama.
Amateur boxing could lose over £10 million of its funding in the lead up to the Rio 2016 Olympics due to bitter dispute.
German Thomas Bach is the first official candidate to be the International Olympic Committee's new president.
The America's Cup will remain an irresistible lure for the world's top Olympic sailors despite the death of Andrew Simpson.
Gold-medal winning sailor Andrew Simpson has died after his yacht capsized off California while training for the America's Cup.
Bryony Shaw comprehensively extended her lead in the women's RS:X fleet in Riva del Garda.
Mhairi Spence and Katy Burke both reached the final of the fourth Modern Pentathlon World Cup of the season in Budapest.
Former Olympic high jump champion Stefka Kostadinova has been re-elected as the Bulgarian Olympic Committee chairwoman.
Double Olympic champion Lin Dan of China will defend his World Championships title in August after receiving a wildcard.
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Rio politicians have requested that the name of former FIFA president Joao Havelange be removed from the Olympic stadium.
Briton Bryony Shaw leads the way after the first three races of the first event of the EUROSAF Champions Sailing Cup Series.
Laura Trott insists changes to the team pursuit will not stop Britain's women from ruling the track for years to come.
Despite missing out on the Grand Slam of Eventing, William Fox-Pitt admits he enjoyed the bid all the same.
Shuttlers will be allowed two challenges when badminton uses technology to rule on contentious decisions for the first time.
William Fox-Pitt concedes his hopes of winning the Badminton Horse Trials rest on the fortunes of his rivals as much as his own.
Sally Conway took bronze at the Baku Grand Slam a week after losing her first bout at the European Judo Championships.
Ashley McKenzie proved that his bronze at last week’s European Championships was no fluke after finishing fifth at the Baku Grand Slam.
Marcus Ellis and his Scottish partner Paul Van Rietvelde claimed their second title together this season in Denmark.