Four-time Olympic medallist banned for doping irregularities

2018-08-29 11:29

Beijing 2008 canoe sprint Olympic gold medallist, Inna Osypenko-Radomska, has been suspended for four years after refusing to undergo an out-of-competition drug test.

Samsung denies Olympics bid corruption allegations

2018-04-10 14:02

Samsung has denied allegations it illegally lobbied International Olympic Committee members to vote for Pyeongchang to host the 2018 Winter Olympics.

Triathlon governing body clears Schoeman of doping

2018-01-24 17:20

Rio 2016 Olympic bronze medallist Henri Schoeman has been cleared of the doping charges levelled against him.

Russia voices regret at Olympic ban

2017-12-06 11:04

Russia have reacted with disappointment but no great surprise after the country was banned from the Winter Olympic Games.

Le Clos named Youth Olympic Ambassador

2017-11-17 16:45

Chad le Clos has been announced by the International Olympic Committee as an Ambassador for the 2018 Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires.

IOC defends stance on Russian doping

2017-08-04 20:18

The IOC defended its stance on Russia despite being criticised for baulking at calls to ban the country outright from last year's Rio Olympics.

IOC chief stresses cost cuts during Tokyo visit

2017-06-28 09:28

IOC vice-president John Coates kicked off a three-day evaluation of Tokyo's preparations for the 2020 Olympics on Wednesday by emphasizing the need to cut costs

Sevens stays at Olympics until 2024

2017-06-10 06:59

Rugby Sevens has been given the nod to remain an Olympic sport until at least the 2024 Summer Games.

IOC freezes grants to Kenyan Olympic body

2017-03-09 21:00

The ICO imposed a freeze on grants to the Kenyan Olympic committee in a move which would affect the running of national sports activities in the country.

Only one Russian athlete has returned medal to IOC

2017-02-13 17:04

So far only one of the Russian athletes stripped of Olympic medals for doping has given it back to the International Olympic Committee.


Boxing's under-fire rulers lodge crucial report with IOC

2018-04-26 09:11

Boxing's underfire rulers have handed over a crucial report on internal reforms to the IOC which is threatening to axe the sport from the 2020 Tokyo Games.

'Extremely worried' Olympics body threatens to expel boxing

2018-02-04 16:51

The IOC has threatened to axe boxing from the Tokyo 2020 Games and has concerns over possible match-fixing at Rio 2016.

IOC leaves weightlifting at risk of Olympic snub

2017-12-07 09:57

The IOC has left weightlifting at risk of being cut from the 2024 Olympics.

Olympic ban sparks outrage in Russia

2017-12-06 06:37

The move to ban Russia from the Winter Games sparking outrage in the country.

Fredericks heard by judge in Rio Olympics probe

2017-11-02 11:43

IOC member Frankie Fredericks has appeared before a Paris judge as part of a probe into graft allegations over the awarding of the 2016 Olympics to Rio.

Paris, LA both poised to win race to host Games

2017-07-11 10:48

The International Olympic Committee is poised to hand the 2024 and 2028 Olympic Games to Paris and Los Angeles in a landmark double hosting deal.

Trump to meet IOC chief at White House

2017-06-22 06:52

President Donald Trump, who has backed Los Angeles for the 2024 Olympics, will have a White House meeting with the International Olympic Committee chief.

McLaren 'frustrated' at response to doping report

2017-04-26 21:13

The "frustrated" author of a WADA report that laid bare state-sponsored doping across Russian hit out WADA and the IOC's response to his explosive findings.

Fredericks turns himself over to IOC ethics commission

2017-03-03 19:38

Former Olympic sprinter Frankie Fredericks has turned himself over to the IOC ethics commission.

IOC boss should resign, says Olympic champion

2017-02-09 17:01

Germany's Olympic discus champion Christoph Harting has called for International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach to resign.

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