Rossi ousts billionaire Lisin to head Olympic shooting body
Dec. 01, 2022 05:27 AM EST
SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — Italian official Luciano Rossi has beaten incumbent president and Russian billionaire Vladimir Lisin to become the new head of the...
New world curling boss found late-blooming love for sport
By Jimmy Golen Nov. 04, 2022 01:05 PM EDT
IOC president Bach meets with Meloni over 2026 concerns
Sep. 29, 2022 01:17 PM EDT
IOC president Bach discusses 'challenges' for 2026 Games
By Andrew Dampf Sep. 16, 2022 11:00 AM EDT
Indian court appoints committee to run national Olympic body
Aug. 17, 2022 03:30 AM EDT
NEW DELHI (AP) — A court in India has appointed a committee to take over the running of the national Olympic committee and hold fresh elections within four months in...
Table tennis CEO Virginia Sung gets board spot on USOPC
By Eddie Pells Aug. 10, 2022 10:37 PM EDT
DENVER (AP) — USA Table Tennis CEO Virginia Sung won an election to serve on the board of the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee on Wednesday. She will take over...
Its Olympic future in doubt, weightlifting names new leader
Jun. 25, 2022 12:34 PM EDT
TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Iraqi official Mohammed Jalood was elected president of the International Weightlifting Federation in chaotic scenes on Saturday. ...
Boxing president calls for new election after court ruling
Jun. 15, 2022 04:07 PM EDT
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — After a court ruled that his election opponent was wrongly barred, International Boxing Association president Umar Kremlev said...
Sports court verdict puts Olympic boxing in more doubt
By Graham Dunbar Jun. 14, 2022 12:22 PM EDT
GENEVA (AP) — The troubled International Boxing Association may have to hold its presidential election again after the Court of Arbitration for Sport on Tuesday...
Samsung executive elected to lead skating governing body
Jun. 10, 2022 09:57 AM EDT
Sapporo rejects holding referendum over bidding for Olympics
By Yuri Kageyama And Stephen Wade Jun. 06, 2022 03:09 AM EDT
11 candidates in weightlifting election amid Olympic crisis
May. 25, 2022 11:26 AM EDT
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Two American women are among a total of 11 candidates running for president of weightlifting’s troubled governing body, looking to lead...
IOC questions Olympic boxing leadership after IBA election
By Graham Dunbar May. 14, 2022 01:27 PM EDT
Court refuses boxing candidate's bid to stop presidency vote
By Graham Dunbar May. 13, 2022 11:15 AM EDT
GENEVA (AP) — The Court of Arbitration for Sport refused to stop the International Boxing Association's delayed presidential election on Friday, a day after the...
Vetting panel takes out candidate ahead of boxing election
By Graham Dunbar May. 12, 2022 11:02 AM EDT
Russian seeks to keep senior role at skating federation
By Graham Dunbar Apr. 27, 2022 01:14 PM EDT
GENEVA (AP) — A Russian official was among the candidates announced Wednesday for the International Skating Union’s elections in June, if he is allowed to stand to...
S. Korea politicians criticize China over traditional dress
By Kim Tong-Hyung Feb. 05, 2022 07:49 AM EST
'Someone else's festival': No North Korea at ally's Olympics
By Hyung-Jin Kim And Kim Tong-Hyung Feb. 04, 2022 11:29 PM EST
Lamine Diack, ex IAAF chief convicted of corruption, dies
By Babacar Dione And Graham Dunbar Dec. 03, 2021 05:19 AM EST
Chin, Korn, Brennan elected to Figure Skating Hall of Fame
Dec. 01, 2021 02:27 PM EST
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Two-time world bronze medalist Tiffany Chin, Miami (Ohio) University synchronized skating coach Vicki Korn, and two-time Olympic...