Sport Ireland is getting an extra 1.5 million euro (£1.34m) for Olympic preparation after the success of the Irish ladies hockey team at the World Cup.
Adam Peaty has revised and refined his focus ahead of next month’s European Championships in Glasgow, shelving plans to add to his Olympic programme and concentrating on Tokyo 2020.
American swimming star Ryan Lochte has accepted a 14-month doping ban after he posted a picture on Instagram of himself and his wife receiving intravenous infusions, the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) has confirmed.
A deadly heatwave in Japan has many residents in Tokyo questioning the wisdom of staging the 2020 Olympics in July and August.
Kazakhstan police have launched a murder inquiry after Olympic figure skating medallist Denis Ten was killed.
Former Olympic and world 400 metres champion Christine Ohuruogu admitted it is the right time to quit after announcing her retirement.
What if you could be rewarded with an Olympic medal each time you completed one of your everyday tasks faster than others?
If your home town or city hosted an Olympics, which specialist events could be added?
Scottish running legend Liz McColgan opened a “Beat the Blockade” games in Qatar for British schoolchildren prevented from travelling abroad by a political row.
Tayside track star Eilish McColgan has revealed the cheeky secret behind her television debut two decades ago.