Saturday, June 8, 2013
Russian rider Nikita Novikov was provisionally suspended on Friday by the International Cycling Union after testing positive for doping.
Saturday, June 1, 2013
In a potential direct challenge to the IOC and the Olympics, judo federation chief Marius Vizer plans to organize a global world championships every four years for all international sports federations.
Saturday, May 18, 2013
Taiwan's Wu Ching-kuo confirmed yesterday that he has submitted official documents to the International Olympic Committee (IOC), becoming the third candidate aiming for the top position in the world's most influential sports organization.
Thursday, March 28, 2013
Rio de Janeiro city officials have been forced to temporarily close the stadium which will host the athletics competitions at the 2016 Olympics because of structural problems with its roof.
Sunday, March 10, 2013
Kicked out of the Olympics and desperately trying to get back in, wrestling hopes a wardrobe change will wow those set to rule on the sport's fate.
Friday, March 8, 2013
Tokyo's bid plans for the 2020 Olympics received high marks from the IOC evaluation commission which finished a four-day inspection on Thursday.
Thursday, March 7, 2013
Tokyo's transport networks would easily be good enough to host the 2020 Olympics, an expert said Wednesday, pledging no new roadbuilding if Japan wins the event.
Istanbul's bid to host the 2020 Olympic Games received a huge psychological boost on Tuesday as it was revealed that bitter historical foes Greece had pledged its full support to the Turkish city's candidacy.
Sunday, March 3, 2013
Petter Northug gave Norway its seventh straight relay gold at the Nordic world championships on Friday, using his trademark sprinting ability to beat Calle Halfvarsson of Sweden down the final stretch.
Thursday, February 28, 2013
The head of Istanbul's bid for the 2020 Olympics hopes a winning vote coincides with wrestling being reinstated to the program by the IOC.