Governance

The Italian Football Federation (FIGC) has overturned a five-point penalty imposed on newly-promoted Serie A club Parma as a punishment in a case classed as attempted match-fixing

The International Canoe Federation (ICF) has cancelled its inaugural Stand-Up Paddling World Championships in Portugal

Fifa, football’s global governing body, is reportedly considering introducing a standardised transfer window to ensure a more level playing field for clubs across Europe.

Chinese grand slam champion Peng Shuai and her former coach, Bertrand Perret, have been handed bans by the Tennis Integrity Unit (TIU) for breaching the sport’s anti-corruption code.

The Major League Baseball Players Association (MLBPA) has partnered with Player Tokens to launch a new crypto-collectibles offering for fans

Major League Soccer franchise D.C. United has announced that an entity controlled by Jason Levien has acquired Erick Thohir’s ownership interest in the club.

The Alisports arm of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has deepened its ties with college sport in its home country by agreeing a partnership with the Chinese University Basketball Association (CUBA) worth…

Nascar president Brian France has taken an indefinite leave of absence from the North American stock car-racing series amid reports he was arrested on Sunday for driving while intoxicated and criminal…

The Executive Board of the International Biathlon Union (IBU) has continued on its path of reform by approving an amended Code of Ethics, while a proposal has been put forward for a new bidding model for…

Digital sports content and media company Perform has signed up as the first affiliate member of the European Sport Security Association (ESSA)

Colombian Football Federation (FCF) president Ramon Jesurun, a leading figure in South American football, is being investigated for alleged embezzlement and resale of tickets for Fifa World Cup qualifying…

The French Football League (LFP) has today (Tuesday) unveiled a new brand identity for Ligue 1 to capitalise on what it claims is a turning point in its history

World football’s governing body Fifa has reduced the suspension imposed on former Caribbean Football Union (CFU) president Gordon Derrick after its Appeal Committee ruled that fewer article breaches h…

US investment fund GACP has entered into exclusive negotiations to acquire French Ligue 1 football club Girondins de Bordeaux.

The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has lined up Budapest to host its 2023 World Championships, while the suspension of the Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF) has been upheld…

UK Sport has today (Friday) revealed that the legacy of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympics has helped generate more than £130m (€146m/$170m), as it marks the six-year anniversary of the Games’ open…

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has issued a rebuke to US calls to force through a law that would allow officials to police doping that occurs outside its borders