Viktor Ahn has reportedly been ruled out of competing at the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics after being implicated in the McLaren Report, with fellow speed skaters on the Russian team also banned.
Protests were held against North Korea as a delegation from the country arrived in South Korea's capital Seoul and visited some of the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games venues.
The Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee have announced that pupils at almost 14,000 elementary schools in Japan have registered for the selection process of the Olympic and Paralympic mascots.
South Korean authorities today started security checks on Olympic facilities in preparation for the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Games.
Luisa Latella has been appointed as the Extraordinary Commissioner for the Naples 2019 Summer Universiade.
France has withdrawn from the race to stage Expo 2025.
World Rugby have announced that they have entered a partnership with global research company Capgemini to help attract new fans to the sport through rugby sevens.
Commonwealth Games long jump champion Greg Rutherford has announced that he will not be participating at the upcoming edition in Gold Coast.
Jersey athlete Elliott Dorey has won an appeal to join the Channel Island's team for the upcoming Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast.
Six-time champion Novak Djokovic suffered defeat in the fourth round of the Australian Open men's singles to an inspired Hyeon Chung in Melbourne.
United States claimed the first gold medal of the International Surfing Association (ISA) World Longboard Surfing Championships on Riyue Bay in Wanning today.
Alpine skiing star Marcel Hirscher will have another chance to match compatriot Hermann Maier's World Cup record on home snow tomorrow when he competes in a night slalom in Schladming.
Many of the world's best sailors, including Olympic medallists and world champions, will take to the water in Miami tomorrow in the second leg of a World Cup series that will have a key bearing on Tokyo 2020 qualification.
Denmark's Viktor Axelsen has been given the number one seeding for the upcoming Badminton World Federation (BWF) Indonesia Masters, where he will be looking to continue his good form after winning the last event in Malaysia.
The men's World Championship silver and bronze medallists will be among those to do battle at the International Skating Union Four Continents Figure Skating Championships, which are due to begin in Taipei.